Rhinebeck BOE Awards 2015-16 School Transportation Bid to Allways East Transportation, Inc.
At their meeting on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, the Rhinebeck Central School District Board of Education awarded the sealed-bid contract for home-to-school transportation and for field trip and sports trip transportation to Allways East Transportation, Inc., as the lowest responsible bidder in accordance with the bid specifications, for the 2015-16 school year, in accordance with the prices specified in the bid documents.
Allways East Transportation, Inc., headquartered in Yonkers, NY, will replace Durham School Services, Inc. as the provider of the District’s home-to-school transportation, as well as field trip and sports trip transportation services, beginning in September 2015.
According to Allways East’s executive summary, “Allways East Transportation has been providing safe, reliable, and professional service for the past twenty years,…has been privileged to have a very successful working relationship with the City of Yonkers for the past twenty years, and (has been) providing the same service to the surrounding areas in Westchester County for the past fifteen years.”
Allways East Transportation, Inc. has also been providing service to Dutchess County since 2014 and will be expanding their service to the Spackenkill Union Free School District and to Dutchess BOCES, as well as the Rhinebeck Central School District, starting this Fall.