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Resources - Emergency Needs

Transportation Services


Checker Cabs
Phone: (313) 963-7000
The largest cab company in Michigan, Checker Cab is the only company capable of serving all of Detroit's 147 square miles.  Cab fares in the city of Detroit are set by ordinance.  The current fare is $2.50 per trip plus $1.60 per mile.
http://www.checkercab-det.com

DDOT (Detroit)
Phone: (313) 933-1300
The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) has been municipally owned and operated by the City of Detroit since 1922. DDOT transports approximately 36 million passengers annually and provides service throughout Detroit and 22 surrounding communities in Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties.
http://www.ci.detroit.mi.us/Departments/DetroitDepartmentofTransportation/tabid/80/Default.aspx

SMART BUS
Phone: (866) 962-5515
SMART services Metro Detroit's Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties, offering a variety of services that are affordable including fixed route service as well as curb-to-curb service you may use to travel anywhere within designated service areas (reservation needed).
www.smartbus.org