March 6, 2011

Dial-A-Ride Profile: Town of Newington Dial-A-Ride Program

NEWINGTON, CT. - The Town of Newington Dial-A-Ride is a program funded and operated through the Town of Newington's Department of Senior and Disabled Services. The service is available to Newington, Connecticut residents who are 55 years+ or have a disability in accordance with the American’s with Disabilities Act. The buses are wheelchair accessible and the service is shared ride and curb-to-curb. As shown in the video, the service is also used to deliver Meals On Wheels to local residents. The Town of Newington also offers an Out of Town Medical Transportation Program for seniors and the disabled needing transport for medical appointments in neighboring towns. The following video was filmed by Ryan Farrenkopf over a 2 day period in the fall of 2008.

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