CityVan service will start service on March 1, 2010. CityVan is operated by Ithaca Dispatch, under contract with Tompkins County Department of Social Services. CityVan will provide subscription van service for people who do not have access to TCAT bus routes. All rides must be pre-arranged by calling Ithaca Dispatch at 277-7777. The one-way fare for the general public is $3. CityVan will also transport clients in County programs to work, medical appointments and other services.
Dwight Mengel works in the Tompkins County Department of Social Services as its Chief Transportation Planner.