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use of contracting by public transit agencies in California by Roy E. Lave

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Published by SYSTAN, Inc., U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, Technology Sharing Program, [distributor], National Technical Information Service in Los Altos, Calif, [Washington, D.C.], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Local transit -- California -- Contracting out.,
  • Bus lines -- California -- Management.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSYSTAN, Inc.--transit contracting.
StatementRoy Lave, with Roger Teal and Geri Cross ; prepared for California Department of Transportation, Division of Mass Transportation.
SeriesTechnology sharing reprint series
ContributionsTeal, Roger., Cross, Geri., California. Division of Mass Transportation., Systan Inc., United States. Urban Mass Transportation Administration.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 73 p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15342678M

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