By Paul Schmitt
Door Tran is one of ten organizations state-wide that is a recipient of Governor Scott Walker’s announced Wisconsin Employment and Transportation Assistance Program (WETAP) grants totaling over $1.7 million. The ten organizations provide employment transportation services to low income workers in the 53 counties throughout the state, according to a release Friday by the Office of Public Affairs. Door Tran will receive $25,311 to offset project costs. Pam Busch, the Mobility Manager at Door Tran, shares how the funds will be utilized.
Door Tran with the assistance of the Door County Community Foundation at its inception in 2008 has subsidized over 30,000 rides while benefiting about 4,000 people per year, according to Busch. You can find more information on services provided by Door Tran with this story online.