Specialized Transportation Programs

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Specialized Transportation programs

The following specialized transportation programs are available:

The availability of specialized transportation programs in Waukesha County varies depending on the community in which an individual lives and whether or not an individual can ambulate independently. Individuals need to meet eligibility requirements. Fares are subsidized for eligible individuals.

Waukesha Metro Transit

www.waukeshametro.org
2311 Badger Drive
Waukesha, WI 53188
262.524.3636S

Seniors age 65+ and individuals with disabilities can apply for the reduced fare program. The reduced fare rate is $1.00 per one-way trip, compared to the $2.00 standard adult fare.

If you already have a Medicare card you automatically qualify for the program. All you need to do is show the Medicare card to the bus operator to qualify for the reduced fare. If you do not have a Medicare card, you must be certified by a physician or approved agency to receive the reduced fare and complete application forms.

Call 262.524.3636 to receive the forms necessary to complete the certification steps for the reduced fare program.


Waukesha Metro Transit Metrolift

www.waukeshametro.org
2311 Badger Drive
Waukesha, WI 53188
262.524.3636

MetroLift provides service for persons unable to use the Waukesha Metro Transit fixed route bus service. Service operates within 3/4 mile of Waukesha Metro Transit fixed route bus routes. Request a Metrolift application by calling Waukesha Metrolift at 262.524.3636 or at www.waukeshametro.org on the Metrolift page. Must be approved before using service.

The fare is $4.00 per one-way trip.

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Waukesha County ADA Paratransit Service

www.waukeshametro.org
2311 Badger Drive
Waukesha, WI 53188
262.524.3636
Paratransit Service is provided in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act for persons unable to use Waukesha County Fixed Route 901. Paratransit Service operates within 0.75 mile of a bus stop along Waukesha County Transit Route 901. For an additional fee, Paratransit Service will operate into an extended zone that includes: within a mile of Route 901 and the entire Waukesha Metrolift service area. Request an application by calling Waukesha Metrolift at 262.524.3636 or at www.waukeshametro.org on the Metrolift page.

The fare is $6.50-$8.50 depending on pick up and drop off locations.

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Aging and Disability Resource (ADRC) Center of Waukesha County Taxi Program

www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc
500 Riverview Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53188
262.548.7848

A shared-ride taxi program for Waukesha County residents. Eligible residents qualify for a subsidized rate. Individuals must be a non or limited driver, 65 years of age or older OR between 18 and 65 years of age and receiving SSI or SSDI. Passenger must be able to enter and exit a car with little or no assistance. Except in certain communities, service is not wheelchair accessible.

Access an application for the Taxi Program at www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc or call the ADRC at 262.548.7848.

Individuals with a Waukesha County Subsidized Taxi Card pay a minimum of $3.50 towards the cost of each one-way trip. If the total cost of a one-way trip is greater than $9.00, the passenger is responsible to pay the amount over $9.00.

Areas served and hours of service vary by individual taxi providers.

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Aging and Disability (ADRC) Center of Waukesha County RideLine Program

www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc
500 Riverview Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53188
262.650.1000 (Meda-Care Vans)

A subsidized wheelchair accessible van transportation service for Waukesha County residents. Individual must be a non or limited driver 65 years of age or older OR under 65 years of age and use a cane, walker, wheelchair, scooter or be legally blind. The service is provided by Meda-Care Vans. Service is provided within Waukesha County. Out of county service only for medical services and only if service is not available in Waukesha County. Service is provided Monday-Friday 6am-6pm. Reservations need to be made 24-48 hours in advance.

Access an application for the RideLine Program at http://www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc or by calling 262.548.7848

Fares are determined on a sliding scale from $3.50-$17.00 for a one-way trip.

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Menomonee Falls Senior Shuttle Bus

N87 W17391 Main Street
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
262.251.4230

A door-to-door bus service for Village of Menomonee Falls residents who are 60 years or older and ambulatory. Service is provided within the Village of Menomonee Falls with a once a month trip to Brookfield Square. The fare is $2.00 per one-way trip. Hours of service are:

Monday – Thursday: 9am-2pm and 4pm-5pm
Friday: 9am-2pm
First Thursday to Brookfield Square: 9am-2pm
Sunday: 8am-1pm

Reservations should be made 24 hours in advance.

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