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Total Transit 9th Largest Family-Owned Company

PHOENIX (August 8, 2014) - Phoenix-based transportation company Total Transit, the parent company of Discount Cab, has been recognized as one of the top 50 family-owned companies in Arizona.
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Reinvented Senior Shuttle Program Receives Accolades

PHOENIX (July 15, 2014) - Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) International has awarded the Innovative Transportation Solutions Award to the City of Phoenix for its Senior Shuttle program.
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Total Transit Prepares To Surprise 40 Millionth Passenger

PHOENIX (May 8, 2014) - Arizona transportation company Total Transit, the parent company of Discount Cab, is preparing to give its 40 millionth passenger a ride.
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Total Transit Begins Tucson RTA Contract Today

PHOENIX (May 1, 2014) - Starting today, Tucson Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) will transport Sun Shuttle Dial-A-Ride passengers in hybrid cars and vans.
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Total Transit Gives Back to the Community

PHOENIX (April 18, 2014) - Giving back to the communities it serves has always been a big part of Total Transit's culture.
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Total Transit Celebrates 30th Anniversary

PHOENIX (Feb. 28, 2014) - Arizona transportation company Total Transit, the parent company of Discount Cab, celebrates its 30th year in business on March 1.
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Total Transit Recognized As 'Best Place To Work'

PHOENIX (Dec. 31, 2013) - Total Transit, the parent company of Discount Cab, was recently named a "Best Place to Work" by Best Companies AZ and the Phoenix Business Journal.
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Total Transit Drives To End Domestic Violence

On Friday, Oct. 18, Total Transit will donate $1 per ride taken (up to $5,000) in a Discount Cab to two charities in the Valley that provide support...
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Total Transit Recognized With Two ACE Awards

Total Transit, the parent company of Discount Cab, was ranked 21st on the 'Fastest Growing Companies' list by Phoenix Business Journal...
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Total Transit Acquires Mobile App Developer GoFastCab

Total Transit announced today the purchase of GoFastCab, a San Diego-based mobile app development company, for an undisclosed sum. As a result, a separate multimillion dollar investment launches 2PointB...
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Total Transit Celebrates Earth Day With Donation to Local Charities

With nearly 650 Toyota Prius hybrid cabs that make up most of the Discount Cab fleet, Total Transit will celebrate Earth Day by donating $1.50 per ride taken today, April 22...
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Total Transit CEO Receives Entrepreneur of the Year Award From Alma Mater

The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas will honor alumnus Craig Hughes, CEO of Total Transit, on Thursday, April 18, with its Entrepreneur of the Year award.
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People on the Move

The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas will honor alumnus Craig Hughes, CEO of Total Transit, on Thursday, April 18, with its Entrepreneur of the Year award.
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Discount Cab Prepares for Increased Call Volume this St. Patrick's Day

With the busiest cab dispatch center in the United States, Discount Cab is expecting an uptick in calls over the St. Patrick's Day weekend...
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New Dial-A-Ride in Surprise Offers Reliability at Lower Cost

When drivers pick up their passengers, they can go to the door to help them load groceries or help get wheelchairs into the cab.
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Discount Cab Expands Smartphone Service with Launch of AndroidTM Application

Discount Cab and parent company, Total Transit, are proud to announce the launch of a cab ordering Android application, ...
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Total Transit Receives 2012 Spirit of Enterprise 'Innovation in Entrepreneurship Award'

Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business announced this week that Total Transit
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Discount Cab Unveils New West Valley Driver Center

New center features improved amenities, services for independent contract drivers
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Total Transit/Discount Cab Expands Earth Day Initiative

Steadily increasing green campaigns to stand out as an environmental leader among locally-based companies
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Total Transit/Discount Cab Win-Back of Phx Health Plan Results in Statewide Expansion Contract

Win-back of Phoenix Health Plan contract includes addition of statewide services; contract marks largest Total Transit deal to date
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Total Transit/Discount Cab Secures Contract with City of Maricopa

Latest contract win continues Total Transit's geographic expansion
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Total Transit/Discount Cab Expands Reach to California

Latest move marks the second out-of-state expansion for Total Transit, having already secured a contract in Salt Lake City, Utah
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Total Transit CEO Craig Hughes to Speak at "GoGreen '11 Phoenix"

LCEO Craig Hughes to speak on alternative vehicle strategies for business during conference debut in Phoenix
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Total Transit/Discount Cab Expands to Salt Lake City

This November, Discount Cab will begin operating at Salt Lake City International Airport
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2011 Valley Metro "Blue Sky" Honor Awarded to Total Transit

Valley Metro award a testament to Total Transit's ongoing green initiatives
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Total Transit Climbs the Ranks in Corporate Excellence

Total Transit Inc., the parent company of Discount Cab, wins a 2011 Arizona Corporate Excellence Award
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Phoenix Business Journal: "Total Transit Solar System Could Save $2,500 a Month"

Discount Cab's parent company looks at summer a whole new way.
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Glendale Man Named Driver of the Year by National Organization

Wyatt Skar, driver for Discount Cab, receives honor from Taxicab, Limousine, and Paratransit Association (TLPA)
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Discount Cab Headquaters Heads off the Engergy Grid

Arizona Cab Company, known for the Largest Hybrid Cab Fleet in the Nation, Installs Solar Panels on its Glendale Headquarters, Reducing CO2 Emissions by 377 Tons the First Year
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Discount Cab Owner Named Operator of the Year by National Association.

Craig Hughes recogized as "Taxicab Large Fleet Operator of the Year" by the Taxicab, Limousine, and Paratransit Association
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Discount Cab Donates Earth Day Promotion Proceeds to Habitat for Humanity

Dollar Per Cab Ride Promotion Nets Phoenix Charity $8200
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Metro Phoenix's Largest Taxi Service Marks Earth Week by Adding 200 Toyota Prius Taxis to its Fleet

Discount Cab, Valley's Green Taxi Service, Gets Even Greener
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