ATI The Alliance for Traffic Improvement

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Yes, shocked!

The study concluded, “With regard to competitive contracting, experiences in Houston, Denver, San Diego and Los Angeles indicate that the biggest advantage of competitive contracting is savings in operating costs. In most cases, savings of 30-40 percent were realized by the private contractor, because of its ability to provide the service more efficiently.” From the Primary Corridor Transportation Study, Preliminary Working Document, Technical Paper on Privatization Options. Page 5-1.

Why on earth would the City leave such a harmless statement out of the FEIS?
Here are the consultants' original papers from the study:
4.0 Commercially operated paratransit service
5.0 Case study conclusions
6.0 Paratransit services in the City and County of Honolulu