Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Vermilion Parish
Vermilion Parish Police Jury
Last Update: 6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Vermilion Parish Council on Aging
Legislative Districts: Senate 26 House 47
Congressional Districts: 3rd
Contact: Lois P Bodin
Address: P. O. Box 543 1928 Graceland
Abbeville LA   70511-0543
Phone: (337) 893-2563-ext4
Fax: (337) 898-3397
Email Address: director14@cox-internet.com
Funding Class: Rural - Section 5311
Profile of System
Vermilion Public Transit is a part of the Statewide Louisiana Transit System operated by Vermilion Council on Aging under the auspices of the Vermilion Parish Police Jury. All of our drivers are required to obtain a Class D Operators License and maintain certification in Defensive Driving.

It is our goal to provide quality, safe, dependable transportation to the residents of Vermilion Parish at a reasonable fare cost.
Characteristics of System
Vehicles: 6
Clients Served: General Public
ServiceProvided: Transportation
Operating Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Base Fare: Flat rate $2.00 one way city limits
Flat rate according to destination outside of City Limits approximately .67 per mile
Service Area: Vermilion Parish
2015 System Data
Total Operating Costs: 527,774
Ridership: 19,396
Annual System Miles: 163,864
Cost Per Trip: 13.61
Cost Per Mile: 1.61
Type of System: Rural
Vermilion ARC
Last Update: 10/26/2017 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Vermilion ARC
Contact: Janise Hardy
Address: 809 South Severin St
Erath LA   70533
Phone: (337) 937-6113
Fax: (337)937-6235
Email Address: janise.hardy@arcofvermilion.org
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Vehicles: 2 (1 is lift-equipped)
Clients Served: Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled
ServiceProvided: Route deviation
Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., M-F
Base Fare: Not applicable
Service Area: Vermilion Parish
Type of System: Specialized