Description & Services
Public Comments It can take up to five to ten days for applications to be processed. 
 
Cancellations require a minimum of one hour notice, otherwise a penalty fee may be charged. Cancellations can be made after 4:30 pm Mon-Fri and on weekends by calling the office number.
Description (Service)
  • Operates a specialized, curb-to-curb (street curb closest to the individual's home) public transit service for persons with physical disabilities 
  • Offers a subscription services for regular usage 
  • Requires bookings 24 hours in advance 
  • Accepts exact cash only
Hours Bookings: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:20 pm 
Parabus Schedule: Mon-Fri 6:15 am-11:30 pm * Sat 8:30 am-11:15 pm Midnight * Sun 8 am-11:15 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility
  • Individuals with physical disabilities 
  • Must not be able to walk the distance of 175 meters  
  • Unable to board a regular transit bus by climbing the three steps 
  • Individuals who receive hemo-dialysis treatments
Application Forms to be completed by both the individual and the physician
 
Forms are available: 
  • On the website 
  • At the main office on 111 Huron St 
  • By calling the office to have an application mailed
Languages English
Fees Service
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-1404
TTY Phone 1-877-565-5551
Fax 705-759-5834
E-Mail ssmpara@cityssm.on.ca
Website www.saultstemarie.ca
Primary Contact Susan Caron, Parabus Dispatcher, Parabus
Primary Executive Don Scott, Transit Manager; Phone: 705-759-5848; Email: d.scott@cityssm.on.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 111 Huron St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5P9
 
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Intersection Huron St and Bay St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; No public washrooms available
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town - Sault Ste Marie