Transportation

 Rich Township transports seniors age 55 and older, and disabled citizens of any age, to destinations in Rich Township such as stores, restaurants, hair appointments, nursing homes, and medical appointments. Need a ride? Our staff (pictured below) would be happy to help! Call 708.748.6727

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transportationTransportation Hours

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm

For shopping, errands, grocery stores, post offices, banks etc.: same day service only (call when ready, pick-up within 5 minutes to 1 hour) 8:30am to 2pm (last ride to return home) Monday through Friday.

For local medical appointments, hair appointments, trains, etc.: 8:30 to 2:30 (last ride to return home) Monday through Friday. To insure there is availability, you should schedule your ride a week in advance for local rides with a minimum advance notice of two business days in advance of the appointment, not including the day of the appointment.

****Fares****

• Within Rich Township: $3.00 one-way and $6.00 round trip. Ten-ticket books are available.

• Outside Rich Township: Medical Only, $6.00 each way/$12.00 round trip.

Medicaid is accepted for transportation to medical appointments.

We also assist in processing RTA senior and disabled passes.

Rides through our Pace Vanpool program are provided for low income residents with prior approval from our General Assistance Department.

Please Note: We cannot enter your homes! All wheelchair and handicapped riders who need assistance must be accompanied by a person who will aid them to and from the bus. Riders needing extra assistance must provide an escort to accompany them to their destination and the return trip.

Meet the Staff

Pat Peters, Transportation Director