VERNON TOWNSHIP 50 / 50 TAXI PROGRAM
As a dial-a-ride program, vehicles do not travel in a fixed route each day. Riders schedule their trips in advance and the vehicles provide curb-to-curb service from the rider's desired pick-up and drop-off destinations. Ride Lake County is a shared-ride service, so vehicles may make stops for other passengers.
This is a service coordinated and run by Lake County and Pace Suburban Bus. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact either the Pace Call Center at 1-800-201-6446, the Lake County Division of Transportation at 847-377-7400, or visit the Lake County web page regarding Ride Lake County here: Ride Lake County Information
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Residents can call the Pace Call Center at 1-800-201-6446 daily between 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. to book a trip.
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Boundaries of Service
Riders can book a trip anywhere within the service area if either the pick-up or drop-off location is within Lake County. The s
Vernon Township Welcomes New GoGo Senior Ride Program
Vernon Township is proud to offer a new transportation service to its older adult residents. The GoGo Senior Ride Program is offered through a community service partnership with Southeast Lake County Faith in Action, a local non-profit that has been serving adults since 2003.
The GoGo Senior Ride Program provides free, Uber rides to medical appointments, grocery shopping and even quality of life visits like the beauty shop or health club. Residents are limited to one ride per week except for therapy appointments (two rides per week). To qualify for the GoGo Senior Ride Program, residents must be 65 years and older or disabled. Riders must also be able to travel safely without assistance. If there are concerns, riders must bring along a caregiver, family member, or friend.
Please take advantage of this wonderful new transportation service by calling Faith in Action at 847-721-8414 to register and schedule an appointment.