RTA Transit Permits

Oak Park Township offers RTA reduced fare cards to enable eligible individuals to ride public transportation systems for half price. We serve as a processing center for the RTA Reduced Fare Card applications for seniors 65 years and older and people with disabilities*. Processing for all RTA programs available Monday through Friday,9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Photographs are available for first time applicants for no charge.

Please pick up an application at the Township Administration office:

105 S. Oak Park Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302

*Required Documentation: State I.D., Driver’s license or Passport; additional documentation may be requested.

The RTA Customer Service Center located at 69 W Washington in Chicago has permanently closed as of December 4, 2015.

Customers in need of walk-in assistance can now visit one of the following four City of Chicago locations where the RTA is now co-located:

  *   City of Chicago Family & Support Services -  City Hall, 121 N LaSalle St Room 100

  *   Southwest Regional Senior Center -   6117 S Kedzie

  *   Southeast (Atlas) Regional Senior Center -   1767 E 79th St

  *   Northeast (Levy) Regional Senior Center -  2019 W Lawrence

The hours of operation at these locations is 8:30 until 4:00 Monday through Friday.  Agents can be reached by telephone from 8:30 until 5:00 at 312-913-3110.




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