What is Paratransit?

Americans with Disabilities LogoAs a “safety net” and for eligible riders who have a disability that prevents them from making some or all of their trips on fixed route buses. Delaware County Transit offers a shared-ride, origin to destination service called Paratransit service. Paratransit service operates in the same areas and during the same days and hours as the fixed route bus. All Delaware County Transit buses have lifts and are 100% accessible to serve riders who use mobility devices such as wheelchairs, or have difficulty walking up and down steps. Every bus is equipped with securements for mobility devices. Operators are responsible for securement.

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