Mar 23, 2018

Grande Prairie Handibus Study


Do you rely on a handibus to attend appointments and outings?
Do you wish you have had a handibus service and don’t?


handibusTell us what you think!

If you answered yes, please provide input on your transportation needs at one of these area open houses!

Grande Prairie Regional Handibus Feasibility Study Open Houses

Tuesday, April 10

9:00am – 10:30am Grande Prairie Rotary Community Room, 9839 103 Ave.

11:30am – 1:00pm Wembley Silver & Gold Pioneer Club, 9816 101 St.

1:30pm – 3:00pm Hythe & District Pioneer Home, 10103 100 St.

3:30pm – 5:00pm Beaverlodge Neighbourhood Resource Centre, 400-10th St.

Wednesday, April 11

9:00am – 10:30am Grande Prairie Grande Prairie & District Golden Age Centre, 10222 101 Ave.

11:30am – 1:00pm Sexsmith Sexsmith & District Seniors Association (Sunset Homes), 9702 97 Ave.

2:00pm – 3:30pm Clairmont Lakeview Seniors Complex, 9432 113 Ave.

 

We look forward to hearing your thoughts on what a regional handibus program could look like. We’ll also be sharing preliminary ideas we’ve developed.
Light refreshments to be served.

You can also view proposals and share your thoughts online starting April 3 at www. cityofgp.com/handibusstudy.

busAbout the Project:
The City of Grande Prairie, County of Grande Prairie, Towns of Wembley, Beaverlodge, and Sexsmith, and the Village of Hythe have partnered on a project to determine the feasibility of a regional handibus service. The goal of this initiative, being undertaken by Watt Consulting Group, is improving mobility options primarily for seniors and disabled residents attending to basic needs such as medical and dental appointments, shopping, and social outings. For more information, please contact HandibusStudy@wattconsultinggroup.com