Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Iberia Parish
Arc of Acadiana
Last Update: 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Arc of Acadiana
Legislative Districts: LA House District 48 & Senate District 22
Congressional Districts: US congress District 3
Contact: Anthony Russo, Transportation Manager
Address: 6400 Hwy 90 West, Frontage Road
New Iberia LA   70560
Phone: (337) 367-6813
Fax: (337) 367-8301
Email Address: anthony.russo@arcofacadiana.org
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons With Disabilities, Equipment & Operational
Since 1954, The Arc has been devoted to improving quality of life for all of our constituents. The Arc of Acadiana is a family driven Organization.

We are committed to securing for all people with developmental disabilities the opportunity to develop, participate, and live life to their fullest potential......

We offer a vision of society that accepts all individuals with their own unique capabilities and allows them to contribute as much as possible to their chosen communities.
Elderly and Disabled
Vehicles: 92 Vehicles (shuttles, vans, cars & trucks)
Clients Served: MR/DD Population
ServiceProvided: Demand-responsive
Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.,5 days a week
Weekend as needed
Service Area: Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, Acadia, and Bossier Parish
Type of System: Specialized
Iberia COA
Last Update: 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Iberia COA
Contact: Carol H. Whipp, Director
Address: 126 W. Washington
New Iberia LA   70560
Phone: (337)367-1556
Fax: (337)367-0130
Email Address: CarolwICOA@live.com
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Vehicles: 1 lift-equipped van
Clients Served: Elderly
ServiceProvided: Demand-responsive
Operating Hours: 8:am to 3:00 M-F
Base Fare: Donations accepted
Service Area: Iberia parish, mostly city of New Iberia
Type of System: Specialized
Iberia Parish Government (SMILE)
Last Update: 8/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: St. Martin, Iberia, Lafayette Community Action Agency (SMILE)
Legislative Districts: Senate 24 House 96
Congressional Districts: 3rd
Contact: Irma Bourgeois, Transit Manager
Address: P.O. Box 3343
Lafayette LA   70502-3343
Phone: 337-234-3272
Fax: 337-234-3274
Email Address: ijb@smilecaa.org
Funding Class: Rural - Section 5311
SMILE Iberia Parish Public Transit
9 vehicles to transport clients within Iberia parish and out of the parish to doctors. hospitals, rehab within Lafayette, and out of the parish to Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport, Houma and other parishes.
SMILE Iberia Parish Transit
Vehicles: 9
Clients Served: Rural General Public, Elderly & Disabled
ServiceProvided: Medical and social service transportation
Operating Hours: 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Base Fare: Medicaid (free) $13.00 New Iberia to New Iberia; $14 Jeanerette to New Iberia and surrounding areas to New Iberia; $15 New Iberia to Lafayette; $18 Rural Iberia& St Martin parishes to Lafayette $20 all wheelchairs. This is all round trip transportation.
Service Area: St. Martin, Iberia, and rural Lafayette parish
STARR Vehicle Information
Total Operating Costs: $450,000
Ridership: 14,892
Annual System Miles: 161,448
Cost Per Trip: 24.44
Cost Per Mile: 2.25
Type of System: Rural