Residents of Beaver County have some options when it comes to community transportation.
Town of Tofield
Town of Tofield / Handivan Society
For those in the Tofield area, the Handivan Society rents an 18-passenger bus with wheelchair accessibility for up to four people. The bus is available for year-round bookings, at a maximum span of four consecutive days at a time.
Out of town trips (no lift): $1.00 per kilometre, minimum of $30
Out of town trips (with lift): $1.00 per kilometre, no minimum charge
In town trips minimum charge of $20 plus driver.
Shuttle service is available in town, Wed & Thurs 8:45 to 2:00pm, $7 each return trip or purchase a coupon book for 5/$30.
The driver fees are $18 per hour. It is the renter's responsibility to hire and pay the driver. To book the bus, contact the Town of Tofield at (780) 662-3269. More info.
Town of Viking
Town of Viking/Kinsella Area Handi-Van Society
Residents in the Viking and Kinsella area can obtain service of the Viking Handi-Van. The bus seats 12 people, plus has room for 3 wheelchairs.
The current rate is; $50 booking fee, $1.00 per kilometre, plus $40 per hour, which includes the driver.
A shuttle service for seniors and residents with disabilities in Viking runs one day per week at a rate of $5 per person. This shuttle service also includes transportation to and from Kinsella. For more information contact Kerri Davis (780) 385-1757.