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Delta offers free shuttle rides to COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Delta is offering free rides to COVID-19 vaccine clinics. (Courtesy City of Delta/Twitter)

Delta residents can get a free ride to their COVID-19 vaccine appointment

The City is using three of its senior shuttle buses that have not been in use during the pandemic

To book a ride call 604-597-4876, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

DELTA (NEWS 1130) – Anyone Delta who needs a ride to a COVID-19 vaccination clinic now have a free option.

The City has turned three senior shuttle buses into transportation to the immunization clinics in North and South Delta. The buses had been out of commission during the pandemic and Mayor George Harvie says it’s great they can be put to use again.

“What we want to do as council, and myself as mayor, is ensure we do everything possible to give everybody in Delta an equal chance to get vaccinated,” he said.

Harvie says the program is primarily focused on seniors who cannot drive, do not have a computer, or have no other means to get to a clinic, however anyone can call for a ride.

Those looking to book a ride can call 604-597-4876, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.