Buchanan DAR Governance & Funding


Buchanan Dial A Ride is organized under Public Act 279 and is overseen by five elected officials who serve on the Buchanan City Commission. The Buchanan City Commission meets the Second and Fourth Mondays of each month at 7:00 p.m.  The City of Buchanan contracts with the County of Berrien  for provision of public transit services.

Location of the Meetings

Regular City Commission meetings are held at Buchanan City Hall, 302 N. Redbud Trail Buchanan, MI. City hall is an accessible facility. There is no public transportation available to the meeting site.  

Local Advisory Council meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday in January and June (weather permitting) at 1:15 p.m. at Buchanan City Hall.  

Public Participation at Meetings

Please contact staff at Buchanan City for more information.


Buchanan Dial a Ride receives funding from several sources:

City of Buchanan Transit Millage, Fares, the State of Michigan, and the Federal Transit Administration.

Annual Budget

2017 Proposed Budget - Small Urban

2017 Proposed Budget - Small City 

2016 Budget Small Urban         2015 Budget Small Urban
2016 Budget Small City          2015 Budget Small City


The following audits were prepared in accordance with Governmental Auditing Standards.

Buchanan Dial A Ride Financial State Audits

Fiscal Year:  October 1-September 31

2013 2012
2011 2010