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Bay County Transit System in Transition

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Next week the Bay Town Trolley will be under new operation.

Wednesday during a special meeting the Bay County Transportation Planning Organization, or TPO, approved a deal with First Transit.

First Transit will take over the trolley on August 1st. The contract is for two years with $111,500 for the first year and $114,845 during year two.

Request for qualifications were submitted back in October. First Transit out of Cincinnati, Ohio was one of two companies that sent in paperwork.

First Transit operates the trolley service in Escambia County.