Operation to Enhance Disabled, Senior, and Regular Transportation in Rural Communities

Project Description

This dial-a-ride service expanded from a two day a week operation to five days a week. The service provides general purpose transportation within Washington Township and medical trips beyond the Township. In addition to providing increased service for the disabled and senior populations, eligible participants are able to obtain same day service.

Funding History

2009
Local	  Federal	   Total
$30,000 	$30,000 	$60,000     

2010
Local	  Federal*	   Total
$22,500 	$24,000 	$46,500     

2011
Local	  Federal*	   Total
$10,600 	$11,300 	$21,900 
   
($32,970 Federal of these awards have been transferred to the Will County Mobility Management Program.) 
 

Status
Status:

Implemented

Program:

Job Access Reverse Commute / New Freedom / Section 5310

Program Year:

2009

Project Type:

Operating

Grantee:

Washington Township

Current Activities:

Washington Township implemented the service September 1, 2009. The service is currently providing approximately 500 trips per month. This project is part of the new Will County Mobility Management Program.

Information Updated:

September 2014


Funding
RTA:

$0

Local:

$30,760

Federal:

$32,330

Total:

$63,090


Study Documents
none

Related Transit Assets
none

Related Jurisdictions
Counties:

Will

Municipalities:

Beecher

US Congressional Districts:

2 Robin Kelly

IL Senate Districts:

15 Napoleon Harris, 17 Donne Trotter, 40 Toi Hutchinson

IL House Districts:

29 Thaddeus Jones, 34 Elgie Sims, 79 Kate Cloonen

County Board Districts:

Will 1

Chicago Wards:

none

Councils of Mayors:

South, Will

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