APC Residents May Receive Free Bus Passes


The City of Alameda and Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) have partnered to provide free bus passes for up to 167 senior or disabled residents of Alameda Point Collaborative (APC) a low-income, supportive housing community at Alameda Point. 

The passes will allow the residents to ride on any AC Transit bus route for free. The program is facilitated by AC Transit’s EasyPass program and the City’s Paratransit Program, funded through Measures B and BB. Currently, 106 APC residents are enrolled in the program. In March, 50 residents used the bus passes, and took 1,413 rides. In April, 69 residents used the bus passes and took 2,399 rides.