For Immediate Release: July 5, 2017
The County of Union Department of Human Services Paratransit System will be holding a Public Hearing on Tuesday August 15, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Union County, Administration Building, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza, 6th Floor Freeholders Meeting Room, Elizabeth, NJ. This hearing is held every year in order to gather information and comments from interested parties concerning funding received by the County of Union from New Jersey Transit. SCDRTAP (Senior Citizen and Disabled Resident Transportation Assistance Program) funding comes from Casino Revenue and is used to transport seniors (60+), persons with disabilities and/or economically disadvantaged county residents to medical, education, employment, nutrition, shopping and recreational facilities.
The public is invited to attend and participate. For those residents unable to attend the Hearing, please know that written comments and/or testimony will be accepted through July 30th. Please send correspondence to Kathleen E. Carmello, Director, Union County Paratransit System 79 W. Grand Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07202