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					                                                     Municipal Transit Services                         HAMILTON TWP 609-625-1212 or 625-6621              • Destinations served: Ventnor City, Margate
       NJ TRANSIT                                    These municipalities have their own free (un-      • Seniors (55+) and people with disabilities         and Longport
                                                     less stated otherwise) service for senior citi-    • Reservations: 1-2 days in advance                • No fee                                                          Public Transit Information
Many NJ TRANSIT buses                                zens and people with disabilities. You must be     • Destinations served: Hamilton and Mays           • Availability: Call for reservations & times
are lift-equipped and are                            a resident of the municipality. Schedules within     Landing                                          • Lift-equipped vehicles                                                   County of Atlantic
marked on the schedule with a “W”. Some
                                 “W” S               each municipality vary according to the needs      • No fee for transportation                        • Door to door service
routes require a reservation for a lift-equipped     of the residents. Please call phone numbers        • Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,        • Service: recreational, medical and business
bus to allow a person using a mobility device        listed for complete information or the County of     Thursday 8:30am-4pm, Friday shopping only           appointments and shopping
to board. Call 800-772-2287 (same number for         Atlantic Transportation Unit at 609-645-5910.      • Vehicles not lift equipped                         *All drivers and dispatchers are volunteers.
TTX), for a reservation. Kneeling buses allow        ATLANTIC CITY 609-347-5416 or 347-5458             • Door to door service                               Interested parties may call 609-823-7994.                                             for:
the front step to be lowered and are marked          • Seniors (60+)                                    • Service: shopping, medical and business
with a “KNEELING BUS” decal.                         • Reservations: 2 days in advance                    appointments and lunch                                Private Transportation Services                                                 Senior
NJ TRANSIT’s Reduced Fare Program is for
                                                     • Destinations served: City of Atlantic City,
                                                       Ventnor, Margate and Longport
                                                                                                        MARGATE 609-822-3304
                                                                                                        • Seniors (60+) and people with disabilities       ATLANTIC CITY JITNEY ASSOCIATION                                                    Citizens
senior citizens 62 and older and passengers                                                                                                                609-344-8642
                                                     • No fee                                           • Reservations: 1-2 days in advance
with disabilities. Senior citizens and people with
                                                     • Availability: Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm             • Destinations served: Margate, Longport,          • Free shuttle service between the Atlantic
disabilities get the reduced fare by showing                                                                                                                 City Rail Terminal and all the casino
                                                     • Lift-equipped vehicles                             and Ventnor
their valid NJ TRANSIT Reduced Fare ID/                                                                                                                      locations in Atlantic City.
                                                     • Door to door service                             • No fee
Card, Medicare card or other valid form of
identification. Applications for the NJ TRANSIT
                                                     • Service: medical appointments & shopping         • Availability: Monday-Friday, 9:15am-3pm          • Buses depart shortly after each train arrives                                 Disabilities
                                                                                                        • Lift-equipped vehicles                             and provide free service for your return trip
Reduced Fare ID/Card can be found at most            BRIGANTINE 609-266-7585                                                                                 to the train station.
                                                     • Seniors (60+) and people with disabilities       • Door to door service
local banks, savings and loan associations
or county Offices of Aging, or by calling NJ          • Reservations: 1 day in advance                   • Service: both medical and business               • The Jitney runs frequently, 24 hours per day.
                                                                                                                                                           • Stops are located on the corner of every
                                                     • Destinations served: Brigantine City               appointments and shopping
TRANSIT at 973-378-6401.                                                                                                                                     route and originate one block from the
                                                     • No fee                                           PLEASANTVILLE 609-484-3641
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rural &
NJ TRANSIT’s Atlantic City Line offers the                                                                                                                   Boardwalk on Pacific Avenue.
                                                     • Availability: Call for reservations and times    • Seniors and people with disabilities             • Call 24 hours in advance for lift equipped
same Reduced Fare Program mentioned
above. Every Atlantic City Line station is fully
                                                     • Lift-equipped vehicles                           • Reservations: 1 day in advance
                                                                                                        • Destinations served: Pleasantville
                                                                                                                                                             vehicles.                                                                           JARC-
                                                     • Door to door service
accessible to riders with disabilities. If you                                                          • No fee                                           CARING INC. 609-646-1990
                                                     • Service: medical appointments & shopping
require the use of a lift-equipped vehicle in                                                           • Availability: Wednesday 8am-4pm for              • Seniors and people with disabilities
Atlantic City for travel to and from a casino, you   GALLOWAY TWP 609-652-9262
                                                                                                          shopping and the Shore Mall, 2nd Friday          • Reservations: Need to be made 7 days in                                         Residents
must contact the Atlantic City Jitney Association    • Seniors (55+) and people with disabilities                                                            advance
                                                     • Reservations: up to 1 day in advance               each month
24 hours in advance. Call 609-344-8642 on                                                               • Lift-equipped vehicles                           • Destinations served: Atlantic County and PA
weekdays from 8:30am to 4:15pm or Saturday           • Destinations served: Galloway Twp and                                                               • Fee: Yes, call for current information
                                                       City of Port Republic                            • Door to door service (unless resident lives in
from 12 noon to 4pm to let them know your                                                                                                                  • Availability: Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm
anticipated time of use.                             • No fee                                             a high rise apartment, he/she must go to a
                                                                                                          designated stop)                                 • Lift-equipped vehicles                                                         Recipients
                                                     • Availability: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm                                                           • Door side service
Call 973-275-5555 for customer service and           • Lift-equipped vehicles                           VENTNOR 609-823-7994
lift equipped reservations, or visit:                                                                                                                      • Service includes medical appointments only
                                                     • Door to door service                             • Seniors (60+) and people with disabilities                                                                                  ©                                   • Service: shopping and monthly calendar of        • Reservations: Minimum of 1 day in advance
                                                       events                                             for all services                                                         Effective 5/08
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                                                  services, on a “first come, first                       Life Essential Services                       Additional Service Information                   accommodations such as mobility devices,
           Cross County Connection                served” basis, to the maximum                                                                       • All transportation provided by the             service animals, oxygen tanks, or
                                                  number of county residents, in                      The following programs are defined as                                                             passengers travelling with a PCA, should
                                                                                                                                                        Transportation Unit is a shared ride
Cross County Connection                           conjunction with all other service                  Life Essential Services:                                                                         notify the Transportation Unit at the time a
Transportation Management                                                                                                                               service.
                                                  providers in the region. Services                   • Dialysis Treatment                                                                             reservation is made.
Association has compiled the following                                                                                                                • All riders should be prepared and
                                                  are available and provided to                       • Chemotherapy and/or other forms of                                                             • ADA compliant wheelchair ramps are
information in response to the transit                                                                                                                  available to be picked up 75 minutes prior
                                                  Qualified Residents, weekdays, between                 on-going cancer treatments                                                                       required at passenger residence for
needs of senior citizens and people                                                                                                                     to their scheduled appointment time.
                                                  the hours of 7:00am to 6:00pm, for                                                                                                                     service to be door to door.
with disabilities. Many people are not                                                                • Daily Nutrition Site Services                 • If the driver is more than 15 minutes
                                                  both Life Essential and Life Enhancing                                                                                                               • Service is provided on a limited basis to
aware of the transit services available to                                                            • Prescribed Physical and Occupational             late in arriving, please call our Dispatch
                                                  Services.                                                                                                                                              Vineland, NJ and Center City
them. We hope this information                                                                          Therapy Programs                                Operations Center at 609-645-5918 to
will encourage citizens to expand                                                                     • Non-Emergency Medical & Laboratory               obtain information about the delay and          Philadelphia, PA hospitals and medical
                                                   Qualified Residents                                                                                                                                    facilities. Call for further information.
their mobility and horizons.                                                                            Appointments                                     estimated time of arrival.
Please note, information in this                  All county residents who are 60 years               • Weekly Regional Grocery Shopping              • All transportation service provided is “door
guide is subject to change.                       of age or older, have a disability, are a             Programs                                        to door” for all riders. Riders must be          NJ TRANSIT Access Link
Always consult with the particular                veteran or Medicaid recipient traveling to/         • Compensated/Volunteer Employment                ready to board the vehicle when the driver
carrier or municipality for further                                                                      and/or Educational/Job Training                                                                       800-955-2321
                                                  from qualified medical centers, residents                                                              arrives, but it is not necessary to be
information.                                      of the FTA defined rural western areas               • All General Public Rural Travel Requests        waiting outside their residence.
                                                  of the county, and/or qualified residents,                                                           • In fairness to others who rely on this
                                                  traveling to/from employment, educational,          We recommend that all life essential              service, A.C.T.U. drivers are only permitted   NJ TRANSIT’s Access Link is for
For NJ TRANSIT schedules call:
                                                  or job training opportunities are all eligible      transportation service requests be                to wait 5 minutes after their arrival at the   people whose disability prevents them
Cross County Connection                                                                               scheduled 7 days in advance of service                                                           from using existing local bus service.
                                                  to receive transportation from the A.C.T.U.                                                           pick-up location, for a rider to board the
2002D Lincoln Drive West                                                                              date.                                                                                            For detailed information or to apply for
                                                  However Atlantic County may not duplicate                                                             vehicle.
Marlton, New Jersey 08053                                                                                                                                                                              Access Link, call 800-955-2321, TTY
                                                  services that are available and provided             Life Enhancing Services                        • Should your needs change, please
Phone: 856-596-8228                               by other service providers. Therefore                                                                  remember to call the Transportation Unit      800-955-6765. To determine eligibility,
Fax: 856-983-0388
                                                  residents living in institutional or assisted       The following transportation service               and cancel any travel arrangements you        an interview will be set up and an
Website:                                                                            programs are defined as Life Enhancing              have booked with us.                          application filled out. If you are eligible
                                                  living facilities, or that qualify for service(s)
Email:                                                                           Services:                                       • All transportation services provided by        to ride Access Link, you will receive an
                                                  from another transportation provider, may
                                                  not be eligible for all of Atlantic County’s        • Non-grocery related shopping services.           Atlantic County are fare free. Donations      I.D. number. Those using Access Link
 County of Atlantic 609-645-5910                                                                      • All other social and recreational services.     are accepted and welcomed in order to          must be within ¾ of a mile of a regular
                                                  transportation services. Please call (609)
                                                  645 - 5910 for further information on                                                                 provide support to the programs offered.       bus route and follow the same hours.
                                                                                                       Transportation Reservations
The County of Atlantic, County Executive, Board   eligibility, and allow the A.C.T.U. staff to         Call 609-645-5910                              • Residents requiring special
of Chosen Freeholders, Department of Human        assist you in finding the travel solution that
Services, and Local Citizen’s Transportation                                                          • Call for reservations weekdays from                                                              Large print, audio, and foreign
Advisory Committee are pleased to offer
                                                  provides for your need, while maintaining             9am to 4pm.                                                                                      language versions of the Atlantic
a wide range of Transportation services to        our goal of providing services to the               • Requests are accepted on a first come                                                             County portion of this brochure are
residents of Atlantic County. The Atlantic        maximum number of mobile dependent                    first served basis, with Life Enhancing                                                           available upon request by calling the
County Transportation Unit’s (A.C.T.U.)           residents of Atlantic County.                         Services being scheduled around                                                                  Transportation Unit at 609-645-5910.
program is designed to provide necessary                                                                Life Essential Services.