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Advocacy

You can make a difference. We all can make a difference, especially when we are passionate about what we care about most. There are many ways to get involved, whether you give input at Local Advisory Council meetings, send a comment or suggestion, or even volunteer. Help make your transportation system better by getting involved today!

This page last updated on 2/28/2017.

Know the Facts

  • More than half of non-drivers aged 65+ stay home in any given day because they don't have transportation.
  • Only half of seniors aged 65+ have access to public transportation to meet their daily needs.
  • 21% of persons aged 65+ do not drive; that number jumps to 40% among Hispanic, African American, and Asian seniors.

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