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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Rural Public Transit - Car Pool World Offers Millbrook Resident Possible Solution

Millbrook Resident Posts Carpool World Transportation Request

Omemee area residents are well acquainted with the challenges of getting from here to there. While rural life is enjoyable, sometimes transportation becomes a major stumbling block  especially if your wheels are no longer available. How can people living in rural areas reduce their carbon footprint where no public transit is available?
People living in Dunsford can catch the Rural transit bus that loops through Bobcaygeon, Fenelon Falls, Cameron and Lindsay. However, rural transit was discontinued for Omemee. 
Community Care rides are available on a first come first served basis with priority being medical appointments, but volunteer drivers are desperately needed for rural areas.
Carpool World may be the solution. 
A Millbrook resident recently posted the following request for transportation on Carpool World:

Carpooling - Millbrook to Toronto

Passenger 1 Seat Required  MondayTuesdayWednesday Thursday Friday
I work at Sunnybrook hospital and also work in law enforcement part time. Employment status: Full time Medical In a carpool/vanpool, I'm Good listener, Shy at first, but warm up quickly TV watching habits are: Documentaries, News junkie, Reality show addict, Sitcoms Language(s) spoken: English Interests: Computers / Internet, Cooking, Family, Listening to music Sense of humor is usually: Clever / quick witted, Dry / sarcastic 

Carpool World - International Carpool Offers Local Car Ride Listings!

image Carpool World logo Blue car with five people icons above it
Carpool World has Kawartha Lakes Carpooling
Carpool World, an International Car pooling website, offers groups and individuals the opportunity to post events and rides needed and available. Carpool World also allows event organizers the opportunity to post events to which people might like to carpool. The focus of Carpool World is to help reduce people's carbon footprint. Participants can track their potential savings in cash and reduction of green house gas footprint.
Carpool World Offers Sir Sandford Fleming Carpool Group
Businesses and organizations can also create car pool groups. For example Sir Sandford Fleming Frost Campus, Lindsay has a carpool group on Carpool World at http://adf.ly/4009826/ssfc-carpool
To ensure compatibility - especially essential on long rides, ride share encourages participants to complete individual profiles including everything from taste in music, to interests as well as the standard smoking and non-smoking options.
To see the current carpool listings for the area around Omemee see:http://adf.ly/4009826/kawartha-lakes-carpool-world

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