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Fairfield Case Raises Doubts About Private Contracts for Public Buses

March 6, 2013 | 10:26 am

Fairfield Case Raises Doubts About Private Contracts for Public Buses

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by Zusha Elinson, The Bay Citizen Cash-strapped cities embracing private contractors as saviors of their public transportation systems may find a cautionary tale in Fairfield. The suburban city halfway between Sacramento and San Francisco was the headquarters of MV Transportation, a rising star in public transit outsourcing. But the company failed to deliver the bus […]

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July 26, 2011 | 4:02 pm

Six-Alarm Plastics Plant Fire in Fairfield

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Live coverage: News10 Sacramento Live updates KCRA Sacramento From AP: A fire at a plastics company sent black smoke billowing hundreds of feet into the air Tuesday, but officials said no damage or injuries were reported. The fire broke out about 1 p.m. in an outdoor storage area at the Macro Plastics Inc. complex near […]

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