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Byram Township Senior Citizen Transportation Update

Posted: November 03, 2020

Effective Monday, August 23, 2021 transportation will be available for Byram seniors 65 years and older on Thursdays for shopping,

banking, etc. and to attend Byram Senior Citizen Club meetings. Seniors are picked up from their homes and travel

together to stores, pharmacies, banks and other local conveniences.

 

This is not a dial-a-ride service for individuals, but intended for Byram Township seniors to have a day out with other seniors while

meeting some of their shopping needs. 

For additional information, please contact Catherine Biancone at 973-347-2500 x160 or cbiancone@byramtwp.org

 

Additionally, Byram Township seniors may utilize the Sussex County Skylands Ride service for their transportation needs.

  • Skylands Ride Transportation service is provided for a requested $1.50 donation each way.
  • Seniors are encouraged to call Skylands Ride and preregister for their service prior to scheduling their first trip.
  • Reservations for transportation must be made at least 2 business days in advance of your appointment.
  • Skylands Ride goes to Byram Shop-Rite on Thursdays and will usually pick up seniors around 9:30 am and then return them home around 12:00 pm

Skylands On-Request Service

Senior citizens, veterans, people with disabilities and members of the general public going to work, school or training.

Days: Monday-Friday
Times: 5:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
For reservations and fare information call (973) 579-0480.

Additional information about the program can be found on the Sussex County website at the following web address:  https://www.sussex.nj.us/cn/webpage.cfm?tpid=1565

 

 

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