Public Bus Program (MATS)

The Gordon County public bus program is a 3 bus/45 seating capacity transportation program funded by the federal, state, and local governments to provide citizens with transportation for medical, employment, nutrition, social/recreational, education, and shopping/personal purposes. Gordon County outsources the operation of this program to North Georgia Community Action, Inc. Two of the three buses are wheelchair lift equipped. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please call at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a trip.

Fares:
Persons Without Disabilities

  • $1.50 up to 5 miles per one-way trip
  • $0.30 per additional mile over 5 per one-way trip.

Persons With Disabilities Requiring an Accessible Bus

  • $3.85 under 10 miles per one way trip
  • $0.42 per additional mile per one way trip

Contact Information:
Pat Eubanks, Dispatcher Coordinator
121 Newtown Road
Calhoun, GA 30701
Phone: 706-602-0852