Transportation

Page last updated: 2016-03-28 14:18:26

Trips Pilot Program - Inter-Township Medical Transportation

  • A pilot program funded by the Illinois Department of Transportation, trips, has begun.
  • Trips is a door-to-door medical transportation program that crosses township boundaries for seniors and persons with disabilities who live in Palatine, Wheeling, Elk Grove, Hanover or Schaumburg Townships.
  • The fare is $5 per township boundary crossed, with a maximum of $15.
  • Registration is necessary - call Palatine Township transportation at (847) 358-6907

Transportation: Lift-Equipped Dial-A-Ride Services

  • Palatine Township operates a minibus door-to-door service for seniors and permanently handicapped individuals living within the township boundaries.
  • In addition, the minibus goes to Arlington Heights on Tuesdays for medical appointments.
  • The service operates 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.
  • First-time riders need to go to the township office to fill out a registration application.
  • Call the township office at 847-358-6907 for further information.
  • To reserve your seat on the bus you must give a minimum of three days notice.

Taxi Cab Vouchers (Increased Discount!)

  • Palatine Township has taxi cab vouchers for seniors that are now worth $3.00 off the metered fare.
  • Anyone needing them can stop at the township front office to fill out an application.
  • Three cab companies will now accept vouchers.
  1.  American Taxi      (847) 991-2320
  2.  303 Cab      (847) 952-0707
  3.  Abc Cab      (847) 991-7500