Bethlehem Press

Saturday, August 19, 2017

NORCO Senior rides now available

Monday, August 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Northampton County seniors have three transportation options currently available: ITNLehighValley, RIdes in Sight and LANtaBus.

Three year old ITNLehighValley, for persons over 60 years old, services Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton. The company provides rides in private automobiles with trained drivers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. There is an annual membership fee, a pick-up fee and a mileage cost. No tips are accepted. Call 610-419-1645 for more information.

Rides in Sight is a service for visually impaired and other disabled persons. The phone number, 1-855-607-4337, is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Pennsylvania lottery funds LANtaBus, a free program for seniors age 65 and older. Call 610776-7433 or visit www.lantabus.com/applications/.