SCAC Announcements – Winter 2017

Current Operating Status of the Senior Bus: Normal

Seniors in Taxis (S.I.T.) Project: The Department of Health and Human services has  Discount Taxi Voucher booklets for sale.  Senior citizens who purchase these voucher booklets will be able to use them to pay a discounted rate for taxi rides when they ride with cooperating Montclair taxi cab companies. This project is paid for by a grant from Partners for Health  (Seniors in Taxis Fact Sheet)

Senior Bus Service: As of Feb. 1, 2017, E-Z Ride has taken over management of bus service. Current riders should look for a white bus.  No substantives changes to route this month.

  1. SCAC Position Paper on Missing Middle Senior Housing: On January 25, 2017, Ann Lippel, SCAC Chair, delivered a position paper to the Montclair Housing Commission.  

    2017 Missing Middle Position Paper

     2. Historic Action 2016: Montclair Town Council Approves Allocation of Seed Money to Establish Interim Senior Resource and Activities HUB

     3. SCAC Position Papers: 2015 Transportation Survey