Renewed partnership focused on balancing efficiency and innovation to meet evolving transportation needs
DALLAS, Texas – MV Transportation, Inc., a recognized leader in passenger transportation services, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to operate transit services for the City of Santa Clarita, California. With the new four-year contract, with three additional two-year renewal options, MV will extend its decade-long partnership operating the city’s transit system.
The City of Santa Clarita offers transit services within the Santa Clarita Valley and commuter services between Santa Clarita and downtown Los Angeles, Century City, Westwood, North Hollywood, and Warner Center. Additionally, the city provides paratransit service seven days a week for seniors and disabled individuals.
MV will maintain the city’s fleet of over 100 vehicles, providing safe and reliable transportation for 3 million passengers annually using commuter and fixed-route bus services, as well as Access Services and Dial-A-Ride paratransit. The company will be responsible for all operational activities including safety, training, scheduling, dispatch, maintenance, and call center support.
“MV has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to customer service and operational efficiency,” said Adrian Aguilar, Santa Clarita City Transit Manager. “We are pleased to extend our partnership with a continued shared focus on improving and enhancing mobility throughout the community.”
“We are proud of our partnership with the City of Santa Clarita and appreciate the confidence its leaders have placed in MV,” said James Schultzman, senior vice president, MV Transportation. “We remain committed to continuously improving overall system reliability and bringing new and innovative ideas that provide the best passenger experience for our riders.”
About City of Santa Clarita Transit
The City of Santa Clarita Transit provides local fixed routes within the Santa Clarita Valley and commuter services between Santa Clarita and downtown Los Angeles, Century City, Westwood, North Hollywood, and Warner Center. Additionally, City Transit operates paratransit service seven days a week for seniors and disabled within the Santa Clarita Valley, as well as for the general public during evening hours. For additional information, please visit http://santaclaritatransit.com/.
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 http://www.mvtransit.com.