March 15, 2007

U.S. Paratransit Services

Links to some of the bigger Paratransit Agencies in the United States. Scroll to bottom of the page to find a listing of the large private providers that operate regionally or nationally in multiple markets.


- ALABAMA -

- ALASKA -

- ARIZONA -
Phoenix Metro Area - Dial-A-Ride - Valley Metro
Tucson - Van Tran - Sun Tran

- ARKANSAS -

- CALIFORNIA -
Los Angeles/Orange County - Dial-A-Ride - City of Santa Clarita Transit
Los Angeles/Orange County - Dial-A-Ride - Antelope Valley Transit Authority
Oxnard/Santa Barbara - ACCESS - Gold Coast Transit
Riverside/San Bernardino - Access - Omnitrans (OMNI)
Riverside/San Bernardino - Dial-A-Ride - Riverside Transit Agency (RTA)
Riverside/San Bernardino - SunDial - Sunline Transit Agency

- COLORADO -

- CONNECTICUT -

- On the NYS Paratransit Network I have made a complete listing of Paratransit Services available in the Tri-State Region including parts of Connecticut.

- DELAWARE -

- DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA -

- FLORIDA -
Miami/Ft. Lauderdale/West Palm Beach - STS - Miami-Dade County Transit
Miami/Ft. Lauderdale/West Palm Beach - CONNECTION - Palm Beach County, PalmTran, Inc.
Miami/Ft. Lauderdale/West Palm Beach - TOPS - Broward County Mass Transit Division (BCT)

- GEORGIA -
Chatham Area Transit - Teleride - Chatham Area Transit (CAT)

- HAWAII -

- IDAHO -

- ILLINOIS -
Chicago (Metro) - provided by Pace - Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)

- INDIANA -
South Bend - ACCESS - Transpo

- IOWA -

- KANSAS -

- KENTUCKY -

- LOUISIANA -

- MAINE -

- MARYLAND -
Baltimore - Mobility/Paratransit - Maryland Transit Administration (MTA)

- MASSACHUSETTS -

- MICHIGAN -

- MINNESOTA -
Minneapolis-St. Paul - Paratransit Service - Metro Transit

- MISSISSIPPI -

- MISSOURI -

- MONTANA -

- NEBRASKA -

- NEVADA -

- NEW HAMPSHIRE -

- NEW JERSEY -
* On the NYS Paratransit Network I have made a complete listing of Paratransit Services available in the Tri-State Region including parts of New Jersey.

- NEW MEXICO -

- NEW YORK -
*NEW! - On the NYS Paratransit Network I have made a complete listing of Paratransit Services available for both New York State and the Tri-State Region.

- NORTH CAROLINA -
Raleigh/Durham - ART - Capital Area Transit (CAT)
Raleigh/Durham - EZ Rider - Chapel Hill Transit

- NORTH DAKOTA -

- OHIO -

- OKLAHOMA -

- OREGON -

- PENNSYLVANIA -

- RHODE ISLAND -

- SOUTH CAROLINA -

- SOUTH DAKOTA -

- TENNESSEE -


- UTAH -

- VERMONT -

- VIRGINIA -
Norfolk/Virginia Beach - HandiRide - Hamptons Road Transit (HRT)

- WASHINGTON STATE -
Bremerton - ACCESS - Kitsap Transit

- WEST VIRGINIA -

- WYOMING -

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- Regional / National Paratransit Providers -

Links to the larger private paratransit providers that operate in multiple markets.

American Logistics Company (ALC) - National passenger transportation management company serving transit agencies, school districts, and healthcare.

First Transit Inc. - Currently manage over 21 contracts providing over two million trips on an annual basis in rural and urban settings. First Transit provides a wide option of related services for their paratransit operations customers, including management, reservations, scheduling, dispatch, and vehicle maintenance.

McDonald Transit - Currently serves 30 public agencies across America.

MV Transit - MV has provided Paratransit services since company's founding in 1975, predating the ADA. Operations range from countywide ADA paratransit services to door-through-door, stair-assist ADA paratransit services, as well as operating reservation and dispatch call centers. MTV Canadian Bus is it's Canadian subsidiary.

National Paratransit Directory - Data base of smaller independent operators (most associated with taxi industry) across U.S.

Professional Transit Management - PTM provides transit management services to 17 public transit systems in 12 states throughout the U.S.

Veolia Transportation - Veolia Transportation operates paratransit service in 25 cities.


March 3, 2007

Canadian Paratransit Services

Links to some of the bigger Paratransit Agencies in Canada.


Calgary, Ab. - Access - Calgary Transit (CT)
Edmonton, Ab. - DATS - Edmonton Transit System (ETS)
Halifax, NS. - Access-A-Bus - Halifax Regional Municipality (Metro Transit)
Hamilton, Ont. - DARTS - Hamilton Street Railway Company (HSR)
Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont. - MobilityPLUS - Grand River Transit (GRT)

London, Ont.
- Paratransit - London Transit (LT)
Montreal, Que. - Paratransit - Societe de Transport de Montreal (STM)
Oshawa, Ont. - Specialized Services - Durham Regional Transit (DRT)
Ottawa, Ont. - Para Transpo - City of Ottawa (OC Transpo)
Quebec City, Que. - Transport Adapte - Reseau de Transport de la Capitale (RTC)
Regina, Sask. - Paratransit - Regina Transit

Saskatoon, Sask.
- Access Transit - Saskatoon Transit
Toronto, Ont. - Wheeltrans - Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
Vancouver, BC. - HandyDART - Greater Vancouver Transportation Authority (TransLink)
Victoria, BC. - handyDART - Victoria Regional Transit System
Winnipeg, Man. - Handi-Transit - Winnipeg Transit