Magnolia Specialized Services, Inc

Providing opportunities for those with developmental delays and disabilities since 1968



           Public notice is hereby given on October 11, 2021 that  The Magnolia Specialized Services, Inc. of P.O. Box 595 Magnolia, AR 71754 has made application for funds through Section 49 U.S.C. Section 5310 for the purchase of the following type of passenger transportation vehivle: 22' small cutaway bus with lift.

             This vehicle will be used primarily for the following purposes: transporting 2-5 year old children with developmental delays and adults with disabilities to and from school. 

                  Purchase of the above vehicle is considered essential to the efficient operation of this organization in provision of public transportation services to seniors and individuals with disabilities. There is no intent to infringe upon, or compete with, existing public or private transit operators, including Section 5307, urban public transit operators and Section 5311, rural public transit operators.

Magnolia Specialized Services, Inc is requesting a vehicle that is complaint with the Americans with Disabilities Act. 

               Any objection should be submitted in writing only to persons listed below. All comments will become a part of this organization's application and will be a matter of public record. All written comments must be submitted within 30 days of the date of this notice. Any person wishing to request a public hearing on the proposed project must submit a request in writing within 10 days of the date of this notice to the persons listed below

Sara Carrington 

executive director 

Magnolia Specialized Services, Inc. 

P.O. Box 595 

Magnolia, AR 71754

Greg Nation, Administrator 

Public Transportation Programs Office 

Arkansas Department of Transportation 

P.O. Box 2261

Little Rock, AR 72203-2261