CitySquare Announces winning bid for leasing 25-passenger bus

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The Dallas Connector Project will provide no-charge daily shuttle service for those experiencing homelessness and at risk of homelessness. The original bid deadline for this project was extended through 8/23/19.

CitySquare was awarded funds to lease or purchase two buses for the Dallas Connector Project, utilizing 36 and 48-month contracts for a 14-passenger and a 25-passenger bus. Based on the budget for the project, CitySquare chose to lease a 25-passenger bus. The bids submitted are shown in the table below. The winning bidder was Creative Bus Sales.

Bidder Make Model Passenger Mileage 36 mos. Lease – Total 48 mos. Lease – Total
D & M Commercial Ford Starcraft 2017 14 21,037 $42,260 $53,173
D & M Commercial Ford Starcraft 2019 14 New $53,640 $61,791
Smart Auto Leasing Ford E-450 2018 14 15,947 $51,300 $58,800
D & M Commercial Ford Starcraft 2019 25 New $59,781 $62,737
Smart Auto Leasing Ford E-450 2017 25 25,000 $51,300 $58,800
Creative Bus Sales Ford Starcraft 2019 25 New $49,104 $58,896