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Transportation

There are several options available to you as you plan your daily, weekly and monthly schedule:

Senior Car: Our friendly, competent drivers are available weekdays from 8:45 am--4:00 pm to take you to your appointments, on errands or for visits of any type. Please call as soon as you know your schedule. Requests are taken at 847-234-2209 on weekdays. The rides are $3 each way. A handy coupon for 10 rides can be purchased from the drivers or in the Dickinson Hall main office. Coupons are punched when you get in to the car. Tipping is not permitted.

Senior Bus: Our bus is wheel-chair accessible. We have scheduled weekly trips to local shopping centers and grocery stores.

Taxi Program: Subsidized taxi service is offered for Lake Forest and Lake Bluff residents, age 65 and over who do not drive, living and traveling within the Lake Forest High School district. Coupons may be obtained at Dickinson Hall. The green coupons will give you $3 off the price of your ride. Tipping is permitted. Sixteen coupons per 30 day period can be mailed to your home. This subsidy is provided by the City of Lake Forest.

Operating costs for the these programs are provided by user fees and donations received through the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Senior Citizen's Foundation. While individuals pay $3 for each ride, costs are approximately $11 per ride. Donations to the Transportation Program by all those using the service both directly and indirectly--Thank You!

Please call with questions or requests 847-234-2209.

THE CITY OF LAKE FOREST
220 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2600
Non-Emergency Police:  (847) 234-2601

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