The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada Awards Paratransit Contract to MV Transportation
MV expands long-term partnership with the RTC and commitment to serve the Las Vegas community
DALLAS, Texas (October 8, 2019) – Transportation, Inc., a recognized leader in passenger transportation services, today announced it has been awarded a contract to provide paratransit and senior transportation services to the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) beginning December 30, 2019. Under terms of the five-year contract, MV will provide safe and reliable ADA-compliant paratransit and senior citizen transportation services for the Las Vegas and Clark County communities. The company will be responsible for all aspects of service including operations, facility and vehicle maintenance, dispatch, and safety.
The new contract expands the scope of MV’s partnership with the RTC. MV has provided senior transportation services, including Silver STAR and Flexible Demand Response transit services since 2014, and community-based fixed route services since 2013, for which MV is one of two contractors operating services for the Las Vegas Valley.
“We look forward to working with MV Transportation on our continued commitment to provide safe and reliable transportation to our paratransit and senior customers,” said MJ Maynard, RTC Deputy CEO.
“We are proud to expand our partnership with the RTC and provide this important service to persons with disabilities and the senior community of Las Vegas,” said Tom Egan, MV CEO. “We look forward to leveraging our extensive best practices, local community partnerships, and advanced technology to continuously improve safety, reliability, and customer experience.”
About MV Transportation, Inc.
MV Transportation is the largest privately-owned passenger transportation contracting services firm in the United States. We provide paratransit, fixed-route, campus and corporate shuttles, and student transportation services, partnering with over 200 city and county government transit agencies, school districts, universities, and corporations. Founded in 1975, MV provides freedom for over 110 million passengers each year across 30 states and Canada with a team of more than 20,000 dedicated transit professionals. For additional information, please visit www.mvtransit.com.