PLEASE BE ADVISED: In the best interest of our passengers and drivers, Transit will be CLOSED on Saturday, February 14th due to the dangerously cold weather conditions being forecasted. We spoke with the National Weather Service - Gaylord... Office a short time ago and they've indicated that the actual air temperature tomorrow will hover around Zero and wind chills will be -20 to -25 all day with the potential to hit -30 to -40 at times. In addition to the temperatures, NWS is forecasting 2-4" of snow and with the high winds, visibility will be compromised due to the and blowing/drifting snow. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may cause but we wish to keep everyone safe from these brutal weather conditions.
call to schedule: 231-582-6900
in case of emergency / downed land lines, call (cell): 231-373-2363
HOURS OF OPERATION
FOR MAINLAND SERVICE:
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday-Friday except holidays)
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Saturdays except holidays)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Business Hours (Monday-Friday except holidays)
FOR BEAVER ISLAND SERVICE:
To schedule a ride on Beaver Island, please call 231-448-2026.
Drivers answer calls during posted business hours, all calls received during non-posted hours will be retrieved from voicemail at the start of each shift.
WINTER HOURS: 1:00 to 6:00 PM Mon.-Fri. (NO weekends) beginning 11/17/14
SUMMER HOURS: 9:00-1:00 and 3:00-6:00 Mon.-Fri.
10:00-5:00 on Saturday
all transit services will be closed Thursday, friday, and Saturday for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Upcoming Special Events
We provide FREE rides to all polling locations for all local, State and Federal elections. Call to schedule 582-6900.
Trips UNDER 15 Miles - $1.50
Trips OVER 15 Miles - $3.00
SENIORS RIDE FREE PROGRAM:
all in-county travel is FREE for riders 60 years and older!
for travel under 15 miles:
Children 6 Years Old and Under - $0.50
Persons With Disabilities - $0.50
Youth 6-19 Years Old - $1.00
Trips OVER 15 Miles
Over 60 Years Old - $1.00
Children 6 Years Old and Under - $1.00
Persons With Disabilities - $1.00
Youth 6-19 Years Old - $2.00
Bus passes offer eleven rides for the cost of ten and are a convenient way for passengers to pay for their rides.
Children Under 5 - $5.00
Youth 6-19 - $10.00
Adults 20-59 - $15.00
Seniors - $5.00
ADA Discounted Fare* - $5.00
*Must have approved Discounted Fare Application on file.
Bus passes may be purchased in the following ways:
*From Bus Driver – cash/check/money order only
*At the CCT Office – cash/check/money order or debit/credit card
COMING SOON! *Online via Paypal: (UNDER CONSTRUCTION)
Mainland: (231) 582-6900
Beaver Island: (231) 448-2026 (effective 11/16/09)
(Please print and fill out the form at the bottom of the page if scheduling a ride for a child)
REDUCED FARE APPLICATION
CHILD RIDE FORM Part 1 - Please open and read document before proceeding to CHILD RIDE FORM Part 2
CHILD RIDE FORM Part 2 - Please print and fill out this form to schedule rides for a child. Please include pickup location, destination and return trip destination.
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE & BUS GARAGE LOCATION
Jill Drury, Manager
Charlevoix County Transit Service
1050 Brockway St.
Boyne City, MI 49712
Since 1980, Charlevoix County Transit has been providing public transportation throughout the county including Beaver Island. The transit system operates 21 ADA accessible buses and provides over 110,000 rides annually.
TITLE VI OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance. Specifically, Title VI provides that “no person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance”. (42 U.S.C. Secion 2000d)
Title VI Coordinator:
Jill L Drury, Manager
Charlevoix County Transit
Boyne City, MI 49712