Mission / Vision / About

Mission

To provide safe, reliable, cost-effective, and accessible transportation to all residents of Huerfano and Las Animas counties, with special attention to individuals who cannot afford other transportation alternatives.  

 

Vision

All residents of Las Animas and Huerfano counties have equal access to safe, accessible, convenient and affordable local and regional transit services.  

 

About

SCCOG Transit provides demand-response transportation service in Huerfano and Las Animas counties, with regional access to Pueblo, Colorado and Raton, New Mexico.  We will pick you up at your home and drop you off at your destination.  We operate Monday through Friday, from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

To schedule a trip, please call 719-845-1127 between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.  In order to best plan for your trip and all other trips, please call at least 24 hours in advance to schedule your ride.  For information on fares, a map of our service area and times of scheduled trips, please view the Transit Services tab.  

While there is a minimal fare to use our transportation service, many of our clients ride free, or by donation, through services such as Medicaid or the Area Agency on Aging (AAA).  If you are on Medicaid or AAA, or would like to learn how you may qualify, please call us at 719-845-1127.

Most of our vehicles are wheelchair accessible.  If you use a wheelchair, a walker, or have a disability that requires additional help from the driver, please let our dispatcher know when you schedule a trip.  

If you experience any issues on the bus and would like to file a complaint, please contact the Route Supervisor or Transit Director.  

SCCOG Transit provides services without regard to race, color or national origin, according to the provision contained in Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-income Populations (Executive Order 12898).

Non-Discrimination - Your Rights Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) ensures full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by prohibiting discrimination against any person on the basis of race, color or national origin in the provisions of benefits and services resulting from federally assisted programs and activities.  Any person, who believes SCCOG TRANSIT has violated his /her Title VI protections, should contact SCCOG TRANSIT at 719-845-1133 or email transitinfo@sccog.net. SCCOG TRANSIT has also developed a policy to assist individuals who are Limited English Proficient (LEP).  Translation services, in order to assist LEP individuals, shall be made available to SCCOG TRANSIT’s customers upon request.  SCCOG TRANSIT’s Title VI policy, complaint procedures and LEP Plan shall be made available upon request by contacting SCCOG TRANSIT at the above-noted information. For Federal Title VI information, please contact the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Region 8 at 720-963-3300.  Federal Title VI information, including filing complaints, can also be accessed on the FTA web site at: www.fta.dot.gov.