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OATS Transit Southwest Region Receives New Buses

(Springfield, MO February 23, 2023) OATS Transit’s Southwest Region has received 3 new ADA-accessible minibuses this week thanks to federal grant funds awarded through the Oza

rk Transportation Organization (OTO). The new buses will be put into service later this month within the OTO area, which includes several southwest Missouri communities.

For information on riding OATS Transit and to see our schedules, go online to, click on the bus schedules tab, then the county you live in. Southwest Missouri residents wanting to schedule rides should call the local office at 417-887-9272 or 800-770-6287. Would you like to change careers and drive one

of these buses? Check out our job openings on our website for positions near you.

OATS, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit corporation providing specialized transportation for rural residents of any age, seniors and individuals with disabilities in 87 Missouri counties. OATS Transit is the largest and most unique transportation provider of its kind in the country. Follow us at

Picture: Three new OATS Transit buses headed to the OTO service area.



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