Action Item 3.2.1.1: Expand MinuteVan

Expand the MinuteVan shuttle system with more vehicles, more frequent service, and longer service hours. Provide more options for the disabled community. Consider making it a fixed route system.1
  • 1. The system could have stops but also route deviations on either side of the fixed routes. Stops could include the train station, the schools, Kelley’s Corner, West Acton Village, Acton Center, East Acton, and the proposed community center. The CoA shuttle can specialize in demand-responsive service and destinations outside Acton.
Priority: 
Highest
Timing: 
Medium-Term (complete by 2020)
Capital?: 
Yes
Primary Inventory Element: 
Transportation
Lead Owner: 
Selectmen<i> </i>
Transportation Advisory Committee<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Council on Aging
Commission on Disabilities
Finance Committee
Health Department
School Committees

Comments

inclide this + make see also to hereProvide more transportation options for the disabled community e.g., expanded MinuteVan shuttle.