OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.
There will be no service May 27 (Memorial Day).
From Pike County to:
Bowling Green, 4th Wednesday
Bowling Green (in town), Tuesdays a.m.
Louisiana, Clarksville and Paynesville to Bowling Green, Tuesday p.m.
For Thursday route to Hannibal call 800-654-6287 for reservations.
To schedule a ride, simply call the volunteer OATS contact in your community.
To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town: Bowling Green, Margaret Clark, 573-324-4144; Clarksville, Gracie Wyatt, 573-242-3827, Mildora Carson, 573-242-3584; Eolia/Paynesville, JoAnne Hammuck, 573-847-2266; Frankford, Dorothy McCarthy, 573-784-2333, Dorothy Adams, 573-784-2690; Louisiana, Bette Maxwell, 573-754-3811, Gracie Wyatt, 573-242-3827, Mildora Carson, 573-242-3584; Paynesville, Rose Webb, 573-847-2341. Contract Trip: Lorretta Brown, 573-324-5878.
County Committee Meeting: May 22, Louisiana Nutrition Site, 1 p.m. All OATS meetings are open to the public.
In addition to the above schedule, transportation is available the 2nd Friday of each month to Columbia on the “Weekly Express!” For more information, call 1-800-654-6287
“Anyone can ride! OATS, Inc. Is not just for seniors, but for Rural Missourians regardless of age or income that are in need of transportation. Individuals, organizations, groups, or agencies may contract with OATS for transportation services. Special Agreements may extend for as little as one hour or for one year with an option for renewal. If you or your group need transportation services beyond what is scheduled in the county, OATS might be able to accommodate you. For schedules or more information call your regional office at 1-800-654-6287, or visit our website at www.oatstransit.org.”
OATS is funded, in part, through contracts with the Missouri elderly and Handicapped Transportation Assistance Program (MEHTAP), the Northeast Missouri Area Agency on Aging, the Missouri department of transportation, rider donations, and private contributions