If you are a resident of Ela Township and are at least 55 or older and/or handicapped, we have buses available for your weekday use.
Our buses run 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Monday through Friday within Ela Township for shopping, errands, hair appointments, etc. We have extended hours until 3:45 p.m. for doctor, dentist and Good Shepherd appointments.
The cost for bus service is $2 for one way or $4 for a round trip. One additional stop can made for $1. All bus rides must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.
If you need more information or would like to schedule a bus ride, please call (847) 438-6677.
The Ela Township Highway Department is the base camp for the bus service, which falls under the responsibility of Highway Commissioner Bill Kruckenberg. Pam Saubert serves as bus supervisor/dispatch.Bus Guidelines and Service Holidays