Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Tangipahoa Parish
Tangipahoa Parish Council
Last Update: 8/12/2022 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Tangipahoa Voluntary Council on Aging
Legislative Districts: Senate 12 House 72
Congressional Districts: 5th
Contact: Debi Fleming
Address: 106 North Bay Street
Amite LA   70422-2552
Phone: (985) 748-7486
Fax: (985) 748-3199
Email Address: debi@tvcoa.com
Funding Class: Rural - Section 5311,5307
Profile of System
Tangipahoa Voluntary Council on Aging serves as a provider of rural public transportation service for Tangipahoa Parish Government.

A deviated-fixed route is provided through coordination with the Cities of Hammond and Ponchatoula, within the city limits for 50 cents per boarding.
Characteristics of System
Vehicles: 14
Clients Served: General Public
ServiceProvided: Demand/Response
Operating Hours: Hours M-F 7:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Standard Holidays
Hammond City Bus and the Ponchatoula City Bus M-f 8:00 am -4:00 pm
Base Fare: $9.00 one way trip
Service Area: Tangipahoa Parish
2020 System Data
Total Operating Costs: $1,143,865
Ridership: 3319
Annual System Miles: 100980
Cost Per Trip: 18.53
Cost Per Mile: 2.53
Type of System: Rural