TRANSPORTATION AND TRAVEL

  • ADA Essentials for Transit Board Members

    Fundamentals of the Americans with Disabilities Act and Transit Public Policy is a 68-page, spiral-bound resource that is suited for not only board members, but bus, rail, and paratransit staff, public officials, community planners, advocates, and anyone seeking basic information on the ADA as it relates to public transportation.

     

  • Air Carrier Access Act Summary

    A summary of the Air Carrier Access Act and its major provisions.

     

  • Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA)

    Effective public and community transportation.

     

  • Federal Transit Administration ADA Page

    The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Office of Civil Rights is responsible for civil rights compliance and monitoring of public transportation.

     

  • Guide to Vehicle Modifications

    People with disabilities can have specialized vehicle modifications installed in their cars. These modifications keep drivers with disabilities on the road and create more accessible vehicles. Common modifications include seat belt adjustments, safety bars and straps, ramps, swivel seats, and hand controls.
     

  • NewFIT Program

    A joint venture between Mountain Line Transit and In Touch and Concerned. Seniors, Work-related, Medical-related, or premium transportation services arranged by Appointment in the Morgantown area.

     

  • The Guided Tour, Inc.

    The Guided Tour is a very special program that offers opportunities for personal growth, recreation and socialization through travel. Our travelers are persons with developmental challenges (and sometimes persons with BOTH a physical and developmental challenge), ages 17 and up, who come from all over the United States.

     

  • Topic Guides on ADA Transportation

    A Series of Topic Guides for Transit Agencies, Riders and Advocates on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Transportation.

     

  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Travelers with Disabilities and Medical Conditions

    TSA has established a program for screening of persons with disabilities and their associated equipment, mobility aids, and devices. Travelers can find information about traveling with disabilities and medical needs.

     

  • U.S. Department of Transportation Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in Air Travel

    Information from the U.S. Department of Transportation about air travel. This includes a form for making complaints about disability related discrimination under the Air Carrier Access Act of 1986.

     

  • United We Ride

    An interagency federal national initiative that supports states and their localities in developing coordinated human service delivery systems.

     

  • West Virginia Department of Transportation – Transportation Providers

    Directory of transportation providers in West Virginia.

     

  • West Virginia Plate and Placard Program

    The West Virginia Department of Transportation Division of Motor Vehicles Program for Parking for a Person with a Disability.