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Dial-a-Ride Service to City Council Meetings

Adults over 60 years of age and people with a disability aged 18 and up can use Dial-a-Ride services to attend Santa Monica City Council Meetings.
You must be a current Dial-A-Ride member. To enroll, call WISE & Healthy Aging at 310-394-9871.
Transportation to City Council meetings before 6 p.m. is available through the regular Dial-A-Ride van services:

• Request for transportation must be made 48 hours in advance.
• Cost is $.50 one way.

Taxi service to and from City Council meetings after 6 p.m. is available for members of the Santa Monica Dial-A-Ride program:

• Request for transportation must be made 48 hours in advance.
• Cost of the taxi service is $3.00 each-way

Follow these steps to request tax service:
1. Call Santa Monica Dial-A-Ride (310-394-9816) service to make request.
2. Dispatcher will return call with pick up information and authorization code. Make a note of the authorization code.
3. When ready to leave the meeting, call the taxi company dispatcher at the number provided to you by Santa Monica Dial-A-Ride.
4. Give your authorization code to taxi dispatcher. (Please note: You cannot change the return destination.)
5. Wait for pick up in front of City Hall on Main Street.

Authorization for taxi service will be granted for the day of the City Council meeting only, and can only be used to and/or from the meeting as requested.

Last updated: 5/25/2011
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