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Transportation Program

The Transportation Program is designed to provide the low-to-moderate, elderly, and disabled residents of Fayetteville a supplemental with an alternative form of transportation.  The program is comprised of two sister programs, in the hopes of providing a greater service to the community

  • Transit Program | provides fixed-route bus pass or Para-Transit passes every month to each qualifying applicant; provided by Ozark Regional Transit. 
  • Taxi Program | provides elderly and physically challenged low-to-moderate income City residents five taxi tickets valued at a total of $20 a month.

How do I qualify for the Transportation Program?


To qualify for the Transit Program, prospective participants must:

  • Complete the Transit Program Application, available by calling our office at (479) 575-8260.
  • Live within the city limits of Fayetteville
  • Para-Transit qualification requirements and process differ from fixed-route qualifications and process, please call our office at (479) 575-8260 for more information.
  • Fall within the low-to-moderate income guidelines provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Current income guidelines can be found here.
  • To qualify for the Taxi Program, prospective participants must:
  • Complete the Taxi Program Application, available by calling our office at (479) 575-8260. 
  • Be physically challenged and/or 62 years of age or older
  • Live within the city limits of Fayetteville
  • Fall within the low-to-moderate income guidelines provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  Current income guidelines can be found here.

 

NOTE: Please make sure to fill out all required financial information.


Taxi Program | Using Your Tickets


Once I'm accepted to the Taxi Program, how do I receive tickets?
Tickets are printed and mailed to each Taxi Program participant by the first of the month.

How do I use my Taxi Tickets?
Taxi tickets are good for Dynasty Taxi, NWA Taxi, and taxi service through the Fayetteville Senior Center and Hillcrest Towers. Each ticket has a $4.00 cash value. Taxi tickets expire December 31 of the year in which they were issued. Coupons may be combined with cash, if neccessary. To arrange your trip call the taxi company.