Monthly Archives: April 2011

Transportation Access is a Civil Right

Have you ever tried to get around this state in a wheelchair or with a walker? At best, it is extremely difficult; at worst, it is impossible. If you are lucky enough to afford a wheelchair-accessible vehicle, it isn’t as hard, but if not, you must rely on public buses, the unreliable paratransit system, overpriced van services or family who often struggle to make transportation feasible. Trying to get around with a mobility disability can be very trying.