Details for Southern Area Agency of Aging Notice of Intent


Southern Area Agency on Aging (SAAA), in behalf of its subcontractors in the City of Martinsville and Pittsylvania County, proposes to provide fixed route and demand response transportation throughout the City of Martinsville and the County of Pittsylvania. Funds are being requested from the Commonwealth of Virginia to purchase one (1) 14 Passenger Body on Chassis van with wheelchair lift and one (1) 5 Passenger Minivan with ramp through the FTA Section 5310 Program to replace two (2) older, high mileage vehicles currently being used in the two localities. In addition, SAAA is seeking funds, under the FTA Section 5310 Program, to continue coordination and service implementation activities under its Mobility Management Program, for the West Piedmont District.

We invite any interested public or private transit or Para-transit operators in the City of Martinsville and County of Pittsylvania to comment on the proposed services by sending a written notice by February 1st, 2020 to Department of Rail and Public Transportation – Public Transportation Division, 600 E. Main Street, Suite 2102, Richmond Virginia 23219 and to Southern Area Agency on Aging 204 Cleveland Avenue, Martinsville, Virginia 24112.


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