Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Office for the Aging continues to provide shopping bus services on a modified schedule. All riders are required to wear masks regardless of vaccination status.
“The shopping bus provides round-trip transportation from seniors’ homes to Monticello shopping,” says Office for the Aging Director Lise-Anne Deoul. “Registration with our office is required. The suggested contribution is $3 per round trip. Please dial 845-807-0244 to make a reservation at least 3 business days prior.”
• Shopping runs will start at 7:30 a.m.
• Riders will get two hours to do their shopping.
• Buses will be limited from 5 to 6 people due to social distancing, and seats will be marked.
• The amount of allowed shopping bags is currently 8
• Shoppers will be limited to two runs per bus per day. A waitlist will be maintained for any last-minute cancellations and to provide priority for the next ride available. Please only make a reservation if you’re absolutely sure you will be able to keep it.
Please note: Route 2 Highland Area and Route 5 Town of Delaware are open to the general public. Please check www.sullivanny.us/Departments/Transportation for pick up locations. The same reservation procedures apply.
Route 1: Sept. 7th, Sept. 23rd, October 12th, October 28th, November 23rd, December 14th
- Town of Fallsburg- Woodridge, Mountaindale & South Fallsburg.
- Town of Rockland- Livingston Manor & Roscoe.
Route 2: Sept. 9th, Sept. 28th,October 14th, November 4th, November 30th, December 16th
- Highland Area- Narrowsburg, Eldred, Barryville, Glen Spey, etc. * and some surrounding areas, not all areas included
- Town of Thompson- All of Monticello, Mongaup Valley
Route 3: Sept. 14th, Sept. 30th,October 19th, November 9th, December 2nd, December 21st
- Town of Bethel-Smallwood, Cochecton, Bethel Senior Housing and White Lake.
- Town of Neversink -Neversink, Grahamsville, Foxcroft Village.
Route 4: Sept. 16th, October 5th, October 21st, November 16th, December 7th, December 28th
- Town of Liberty- Liberty – Golden Park, Barkley Gardens & White Sulphur Springs
- Town of Mamakating- Summitville, Wurtsboro & Bloomingburg.
ROUTE 5: Sept. 2nd, Sept. 21st,October 7th, October 26th , November 18th, December 9th
- Town of Delaware- Fremont, Callicoon, Hankins, Jeffersonville, etc.
- Liberty Village & Fallsburg- Liberty Village Apts., Hurleyville, Loch Sheldrake & Kiamesha Lake.