Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Saint James Parish
St. James Parish Council
Last Update: 6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: St. James Department of Human Resources
Legislative Districts: Senate 18 House 58
Congressional Districts: 2nd
Contact: Bedar W. Warren
Address: P. O. Box 87 , 5154 Hwy 44
Convent LA   70723-2105
Phone: (225) 562-2302
Fax: (225) 562-2425
Email Address: humanresources@stjamesla.com
Funding Class: Rural - Section 5311
Profile of System
St. James Parish Transit started operations in 1975. In 1981 parish government was reorganized under a Home Rule Charter and the Community Action Agency and Council on Aging were absorbed under a newly created parish Department of Human Resources.
Characteristics of System
Vehicles: 18
Clients Served: General Public
Operating Hours: 5:30am - 5:30pm M-F
Base Fare: $0.50 - $2.00 one way
Service Area: St. James Parish, Lafourche and part of Ascension Parish
2015 System Data
Total Operating Costs: $1,056,706
Ridership: 56,515
Annual System Miles: 315,530
Cost Per Trip: 9.35
Cost Per Mile: 1.67
Type of System: Rural
St. James ARC
Last Update: 1/25/2013 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: St. James ARC
Contact: LaTasha C. Lewis
Address: P.O. Box 550
Vacherie LA   70090
Phone: (225)265-7910
Fax: (225)265-3278
Email Address: stjamesarc@bellsouth.net
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Vehicles: 6
Clients Served: Elderly, Disabled