Experts call for senior-friendly transit options in Canada

Posted on June 23, 2010

MONTREAL — With a wave of Canadian seniors expected to retire from driving, experts are urging that more transportation options be made available. According to the BCAA Traffic Safety Foundation, nearly 60,000 Canadians over the age of 70 stop driving each year. Various programs that could be used include a "grocery bus" model and providing a personal transportation account for seniors to access a door-to-door program, reported The Gazette. To read the full story, click here.

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