MTA taps ex-Pittsburgh transit leader as CEO

Thursday, July 17, 2014
The Metro Transit Authority Board of Directors today approved the hiring of public transit industry veteran Stephen G. Bland to serve as CEO, effective Aug. 25.

Bland replaces Paul J. Ballard, who is now with the Fort Worth Transportation Authority as president and CEO.

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