T Chino, CA, September 12, 2011 - Creative Bus Sales (CBS) is proud to announce they have once again been awarded the majority of line items on the Department of General Services' California State Paratransit Bus contract. In addition to the current CalACT/MBTA Vehicle Purchasing Cooperative, the DGS contract gives California state agencies another low bid option to purchase buses from. This new contract is one of many CBS has been awarded all or a portion of a California contract through the years. CBS was awarded the following line items: Small Liquid Propane, Small Gas, Small Diesel, Medium Liquid Propane, Medium Hybrid, Medium Diesel, Large Liquid Propane, and Large Gas. 

"We are excited about the award of the DGS contract and anxious to continue providing top quality buses for agencies across the state. The DGS bid provides another low bid piggyback contract for our customers to choose from," said President Tony Matijevich. "We are most excited about the award of the Large Gas category because of the new ADA requirements about to go into place. The Large Gas bus will allow agencies to accommodate the same number of passengers while complying with the newly proposed ADA requirements for larger wheelchair tie down areas and increased passenger weight allowances." 

Since 1990, Creative Bus Sales has been selling, servicing and providing parts for the California State Paratransit contract. In order to provide the best possible customer service and support CBS has 7 California locations to choose from, including a dedicated parts distribution warehouse in California. In addition to these seven California locations, CBS has locations in Nevada, Indiana and Florida. With dedicated vehicle conversion facilities in California and Indiana, Creative Bus Sales is the only California dealership to offer Altoona Tested, QVM and QVC alternative fuel conversions

ABOUT CREATIVE BUS SALES - Creative Bus Sales is the largest commercial bus dealership in the country, offering products from 12 of the largest school and commercial bus manufacturers. Creative Bus Sales has multiple locations across the state of California and the United States. Creative Bus Sales is also the low bidder on all line items offered for the CalACT/MBTA Vehicle Purchasing Cooperative