In conjunction with the City of Southgate and SMART Transportation, we offer a curb to curb service to every Southgate Senior or person with a disability that DOES NOT drive. We do charge $2.00 round trip. We will take each resident up to 2 bus rides a week to various appointments (i.e. doctors, hair, taxes, banking, shopping, etc.). We travel to most surrounding cities such as, Taylor, Allen Park, Wyandotte, Riverview, Trenton, Woodhaven, Lincoln Park and some parts of Brownstown. Unfortunately we DO NOT travel to Dearborn, Dearborn Heights or Detroit. We can offer 2 additional bus services phone number that offer the same fare of $2.00 round trip*.
TSA The Senior Alliance ~ 734.736.6068 ~ The Senior Alliance Website
SMART Transportation ~ 866.962.5515 ~ SMART Bus Website
*To help with the cost of riding the SMART bus, Southgate Sr. Center can provide 30-50 cents SMART tickets monthly to any Senior 55+ that does not drive. If interested please call the Senior Center: Diane Grabowski 734-258-3066 Mon-Thurs 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Schedule Updated January 2022
9:15am -Deaconess Towers
Southgate Apartments (formerly Seaway Towers) - call and schedule with Diane if you need a grocery ride.
9:30am -Meadows & American House
11:00am -Mary Haven
Monday-Thursday ~ Dr. appts / non grocery trips
We have 1 bus (hoping to get our 3rd bus back soon ) doing appointments (1 slots for every hour time slot be-tween 9:30 and 12:30, or 3-4 appointments total per day) It is first come first serve. Please make appointments as soon as possible.
Wednesdays -Bingo starts at 10am, we will begin picking up seniors at 8:30am. Please call the office 734-258-3066 and make your bus appointment for bingo. Bingo will end between 1-1:30pm.