Of course you can! All METRO SCAT buses and regular line service buses are equipped with either a ramp or lifts for people who use wheelchairs or mobility aids.
Most types of wheelchairs or mobility aids are accommodated on all METRO buses, provided they fit on the lift platform or boarding ramp. In order for your mobility aid to fit properly on the lift and in the designated area on the bus, it must meet the following requirements:
Plan ahead! Know your destination and familiarize yourself with the stops on your route. Experienced passengers who use wheelchairs recommend you:
The bus operator’s job is to assist you! Just make sure the operator knows you would like his or her assistance. After operating the lift from the driver’s seat, the bus operator can help you secure your mobility aid.
Wait for the next regular line service bus or a SCAT bus will be called to pick you up.
You may give our Customer Services Department a call at 330-762-0341. Feel free to visit our comment page to send your questions via e-mail.