Metro Senior Ride Service
Contact: 701-236-RIDE(7433) during the office hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
Web Site: www.valleyseniorservices.org
Purpose of Service: Door to door transportation for people age 60 and over.
Type of Service: Shared ride service which means the driver may pick up and drop off other passengers on the way to the rider’s destination. Grocery shopping trips are scheduled on a weekly basis in Fargo and West Fargo.
Hours of Service: 7:40am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
Scheduling Requirements: Make reservation at least 2 to 3 days in advance of scheduled ride. Rides are provided on a “first come, first serve” basis.
Eligibility Requirements: Must be age 60 or older. Individual must be able to walk and enter the vehicle under their own power.
Cost of ride (as of January 1, 2012):
$3.00 one way for people age 60 and over
$23 one way for general public under age 60
North Dakota Medicaid: No
Minnesota Medicaid: No
Cost to bring personal care attendant (PCA): None
Service Area: Fargo, West Fargo, Moorhead, Dilworth
Driver Assistance: Door through first door service and assistance with packages.
Type of Vehicles: Mini vans (no ramps)
Revised October 24, 2011