McHenry Co Dial-A-Ride (MCRide)
The City of Harvard has partnered dial-a-ride services with McHenry County and other communities within the county to participate in a coordinated service called MCRide. Under the MCRide Program, service levels in Harvard have expanded to provide greater mobility to Harvard residents and provide transportation out of town within the MCRide service area.
MCRride Dial-A-Ride is a curb-to-curb, demand-response public transit service service available to McHenry County residents traveling within and between partner communities. Riders call the Pace Call Center 800-451-4599 to schedule a trip the day before they need a ride or up to seven days in advance for seniors and individuals with a disability. The fare is based on a distance traveled: the general public pays a base fare of $2.00 for the first five miles and $0.25 for each additional mile; and seniors and individuals with a disability pay a base fare of $1.00 for the first five miles and $0.25 for each additional mile; and seniors and individuals with a disability pay a base fareof $1.00 for the first five miles and $0.25 for each additional mile. MCRide service hours are Monday through Friday, 6:00 am to 7:00 pm, and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Detailed information on how to ride can be found in the brochure or rider's guide.
MCRide partner communities include: City of Crystal Lake, City of Harvard, City of Marengo, City of McHenry, City of Woodstock, Village of Huntley, Village of Johnsburg, Village of Lakewood, Village of Ringwood, Dorr Township, Grafton Township, Greenwood Township, Marengo Township, Nunda Township and Riley Township.
To register and schedule a ride call: 800 451-4599
Questions about eligibility call: 815 334-4981
|Faith in Action of McHenry County
Faith in Action of McHenry County is a network of religious congregations, community agencies and civic-minded individuals with a tradition of concern for others. Our purpose is to work with the seniors of our community who live at home to assist them and their families in maintaining their independence, dignity and quality of life. Our goal is to provide volunteer services to seniors living at home who request assistance in fulfilling their needs.
Faith In Action of McHenry County
Senior Services Transportation
The Senior Services Transportation Program is offered to senior citizens residing in McHenry County. When other transportation options are not available, our volunteer program provides rides to and from doctor's offices, dialysis, shopping and other miscellaneous appointments. Our door to door program matches those in need with carefully screened volunteers who are kind, courteous and willing to take seniors to those needed appointments. There is no set fee; however, you are asked to make a donation according to your needs.
Senior Services Associates, Inc.
McHenry County Senior Services
3519 N. Richmond Rd.
McHenry, IL 60050
ADA Paratransit Service
Pace Route 808
Pace Vanpool Program
Looking for more convenience and benefits? Consider starting a Metra Feeder vanpool. You can arrange to have a Pace van parked at a Metra Station to complete your trip to work. With a Pace van, you won't have to endure the bad weather as you walk from the train station to your place of work.
Whether you want to save gas money, wear and tear on your car, or avoid the hassles of driving, you'll have it all with a Pace vanpool. Applying is easy. Simply fill out the start-up forms. Start vanpooling today.
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