Photo example – person about to board the Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) bus
Photo example – a middle-aged woman in a wheelchair boarding the Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) bus with help from the bus driver
Photo example – an older man attaching his bike to the Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT)bus
The ability to move around the community is important for social and civic participation and access to resources and services. Adequate, safe, and affordable transportation are critical to an age-friendly community. Safe sidewalks, crosswalks, and adequate lighting and signage are also important features, as well as alternate forms of transportation for those who are transitioning from driving.

The Age-Friendly Sarasota County Action Plan includes the goals, objectives, and strategies for the "Transportation" domain during the plan's implementation phase (2022–2025).

How Can You Become Age-Friendly Today?

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