After Controversy, AC Transit Picks New Security Firm

The AC Transit Board of Directors reversed itself and ignored a staff recommendation at its regular board meeting this week, awarding a $6.5 million five year security contract to Cypress Private Security of San Francisco after the agency acknowledged it had improperly approved the contract of Securitas USA of Walnut Creek in July.

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