|Record #: GBA2350||Last Modified: 16 Aug 2022||Last Full Update: 27 Jun 2022|
|Description (Service)||Meaford Moves+ is a fully accessible, door-to-door transit service for those with temporary or permanent mobility challenges, or who identify as having a physical, sensory, cognitive or mental health disability. It can be used to book your ride to work, doctors and medical appointments, or to go to your favourite coffee shop in town with a friend. Out of town rides to Owen Sound, Thornbury, and Collingwood for medical appointments are also available.
Anyone who does not already have a Meaford Moves+ Eligibility Card, should sign up for one using the application instructions in this listing. To find out if you are eligible or to fill out an application form, visit www.meaford.ca/transit.
For more information on this service, contact Legislative Services team at 519-538-1060 ext. 1110 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Eligible riders can use Meaford Moves+ for:
Scooters and electric wheelchairs (depending on their size, weight and type) are permitted on the transit bus. Please get your devices verified by the transit operator ahead of time to make sure they can fit securely.
|Hours||Bus Service: Tue-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Call in advance to book a trip. Minimum of 48 hours notice is required.
|Eligibility||Residents of the Municipality of Meaford who have an accessibility issue.
Applicants must either:
Disabilities include those identified in the Ontario Human Rights Code, including but not limited to physical, sensory, cognitive and mental health disabilities. Qualification is not based on income or age.
|Application||Call in advance to book a trip. Minimum of 48 hours notice is required. Eligibility card is provided upon registration and required for each trip
To apply for Meaford Moves+ eligibility card, complete the Specialized Transit Application Form that is available:
The application form can be completed and signed by one of the listed Health Care Professionals or by providing the information from a valid Ontario Accessible Parking Permit to the Municipal Office. The application must be either signed by the applicant, or signed on behalf of the applicant if he/she is incapable of signing.
Submit completed form to:
Municipality of Meaford
21 Trowbridge Street West
Or by email to email@example.com.
Once the application is submitted and approved, the applicant will receive the transit card in the mail.
|Fees||Fares: All prices are for one-way trips only. Up to two companions can ride with the eligible rider. Companions pay the same fare. If a support person is required to be able to use the bus, the support person travels free.
Local Trip - $2
Owen Sound, Thornbury, or Collingwood - $8
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Meaford|
|Address & Map||
21 Trowbridge St W
Canada N4L 1A1
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|Intersection||Trowbridge St W and Sykes St N|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||519-538-5577, Reservations ; Municipality of Meaford: 519-538-1060|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/municipalityofmeaford
|Primary Contact||Margaret Wilton-Siegel; Phone: ext 1100; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||21 Trowbridge St W
Canada N4L 1A1
|CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGS||Home Support Programs|