CONSUMER SATISFACTION SURVEYS
Sacramento Regional Transit District
Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) operates 97 bus routes and 36.87 miles of light rail covering a 418 square-mile service area. Buses and light rail run 365 days a year using 76 light rail vehicles, 254 buses powered by compressed natural gas (CNG) and 17 shuttle vans. Buses operate daily from 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. every 15 to 75 minutes, depending on the route. Light rail trains begin operation at 4:30 a.m. with service every 15 minutes during the day and every 30 minutes in the evening. The Blue Line trains run until 1 a.m. and the Gold Line to Folsom runs until 7 p.m.. RT’s entire bus and light rail system is accessible to the disabled community. Also, RT provides a door-to-door transportation service (in accordance with its responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act) for Sacramento area residents who are unable to use fixed-route service. RT provides this service through a contract with Paratransit, Incorporated, and paratransit ridership has more than doubled since 1993.
Paratransit, Inc., is a private nonprofit corporation dedicated to providing transportation services to individuals with disabilities, the elderly, and related agencies throughout the Sacramento County area. We’ve been creating independence through smart transit since 1978 and look forward to serving you.
The City of Sacramento Taxi
This link is to http://www.thecityofsacramento.com, a for-profit Web resource that is not sponsored by the City of Sacramento (http://www.cityofsacramento.org). This Web link provides a listing of Sacramento area taxi cab companies as you might find them in a phone book. If you need help accessing a taxi cab in Sacramento, please ask your InAlliance staff for assistance.
The Yuba-Sutter Transit offers scheduled local fixed route service from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. weekdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays. No service is available on Sundays. Six routes provide service to Yuba City, Marysville, Linda and Olivehurst. Buses operate every 30 to 60 minutes. Convenient timed transfers are available at Yuba College; the North Beale Road Transit Center; the Yuba County Government Center; Alturas and Shasta Streets; and, the Walton Terminal (Sam’s Club/Sunsweet).
Dial-A-Ride is Yuba-Sutter Transit’s complimentary paratransit service under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Passengers with disabilities that prevent them from using Yuba-Sutter Transit’s urban fixed route bus system may apply for ADA status to receive priority service on Dial-A-Ride.
Dial-A-Ride offers curb-to-curb shared ride service to eligible passengers anywhere within the cities of Yuba, Marysville, Linda and Olivehurst. This service is available from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on weekdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays. No service is provided on Sundays.
Yuba-Sutter Cab Service
The Yuba-Sutter area hosts a number of cab companies. For a full listing, please visit http://www.visityubasutter.com and click on the transportation link. For further assistance in accessing cab service in the Yuba-Sutter area, don’t hesitate to contact InAlliance staff.
People First of California, Inc.
It is the mission of People First of California, Inc. to help start, inform and support local chapters so that we, and all people with developmental disabilities are able to speak for ourselves, know our rights and responsibilities, and are respected, valued members of our communities.
Alta California Regional Center
Alta California Regional Center creates, and maintains partnerships to support all persons with developmental disabilities, children at risk, and their families in choosing services and supports through individual lifelong planning to achieve satisfying lifestyles in their own communities.
Access Leisure – Programs for Persons with Disabilities
The City of Sacramento, Access Leisure, offers a variety of adapted sports programs such as wheelchair basketball, wheelchair softball, power soccer, Access Aquatics and even a cheerleading team. They also offer information on where you can participate in wheelchair tennis, adapted waterskiing, white water rafting, dance, drama, the arts, adapted downhill or cross country snow skiing, and adapted weight training for adults.
Disabled Sports USA
DS/USA now offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent disability. Activities include winter skiing, water sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events. Participants include those with visual impairments, amputations, spinal cord injury, dwarfism, multiple sclerosis, head injury, cerebral palsy, and other neuromuscular and orthopedic conditions.