Thursday, July 02, 2009

Article from the San Diego Area

North County Transit District Breeze New Flyer...Image by LA Wad via Flickr

Transit board is expected to decide on outsourcing bus driving, repairs

There is good points and bad points about outsourcing. While it does reduce cost, a transit system also has to play watchdog on the company to ensure that their buses are maintained properly. Experience in both Los Angeles and Denver shows that outsourced transit operations can be poorly maintained.
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