Winter Weather Advisory

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Lee/Ogle Counties from midnight tonight until 6:00 PM Wednesday. Stay tuned for updates, especially if weather impacts the start of rides tomorrow continue reading

Fares

Transportation Fees for using LOTS

Ages 5 and under

$1.00 one way in town or $0.35 per mile when traveling out of town.

Children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult or an older sibling, with parental consent.

Ages 6-59

$2.00 one way in town or $0.35 per mile when traveling out of town (change in zip code). If the out-of-town fare is less than the in-town fare, the rate will be $2.00.

60+ and Disabled Individuals

$1.00 one way trip in town or out of town

Other Transportation Information

  • Arrangements for in town rides must be made at least one (1) business day in advance
  • Request for out of town rides must be made at least two (2) business days in advance
  • Aides assisting passengers may ride at no cost
  • Passengers must be able to access the vehicle without driver assistance or an aide will be required.
  • Long distance trips may be scheduled to resources such as Rockford or DeKalb at the rate of $0.35 per mile and is based on vehicle availability and the Director’s approval.