Transportation


Presque Isle County Council on Aging
provides Senior Citizens and disabled residents FREE transportation for medical and dental appointments, local errands, shopping, visiting, and other destinations. 

All vehicles are clean and comfortable and our drivers are friendly and courteous.  Each is equipped with air conditioning and a wheelchair lift. 


Also free until further notice for seniors/disabled only:  Out-of-town trips to Alpena and Cheboygan counties.  See below for information.


Week Day Schedule

Monday through Friday

8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Call Posen center to schedule a ride:

(989) 766-8191
 
Advance notice required.

Why Ride with PICCOA?

  • Save money - easier on the budget than paying at the pump!
  • Be autonomous - avoid having to ask busy family and friends.
  • Stay warm - vans arrive at your home heated and cozy. No warming up, scraping or defrosting required.
  • Stay cool - comfortable in the summer heat with air conditioning
  • Be safe - relax and leave the driving to our excellent drivers.
  • Be savvy - put your Presque Isle County taxes to good use!

      Where can you go?      

Our PICCOA buses will take you anywhere you need to go within Presque Isle County! 
 
See Out-of-County section for information on monthly trips to  Alpena and Cheboygan Counties.
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Notification to the Public of Rights under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

Presque Isle County Council on Aging (PICCOA) operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the 
Civil Rights Act of 1964, in accordance with FTA C4702.1B.  Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with PICCOA.

For more information on PICCOA's civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact (989) 766-8191; email info@piccoa.org; or visit our administrative office at 6520 Darga Highway, Posen, MI  49776.

A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention:  Title VI Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor - TCR, 12200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Washington, DC  20590.

If this information is needed in another language, contact 989-766-8191.



All seats are available on a first come first served basis.

Out-of-County

Trips to Alpena County are scheduled twice a month with a minimum ridership required. All seniors and disabled residents ride for FREE.  

Free trips to Cheboygan County are scheduled once per month. 

For specific dates, contact us at (989) 766-8191 or check the Activities pages in each monthly newsletter.

Out of town trips are available to our seniors and disabled residents only.

The purpose of these trips is to offer our seniors/disabled the opportunity to access medical appointments, grocery shopping, etc., in nearby counties and include stops at a local restaurant and/or a Senior Center!



Fares (one way)


Seniors (Age 60 & Up)

Free

DisabledFree

Riders Under Age 60
and Not Disabled
Within a 5-mile radius of home:  $2.50
~
Over 5 miles from home: 
$4.00


  Round Trip /  Ride all day!   

We'll pick you up and you can make as many stops    around town as you need.

 Seniors:  (Age 60 & Up)

Free

Disabled

Free

    

   Riders Under Age 60   and Not Disabled

Within a 5-mile radius of home:  $5.00
~
Over 5 miles from home: 
$8.00