It’s encouraging to see more trials of affordable mobility solutions from local councils. This seven month trial was launched recently by Toowoomba Council, and the subsidy will be available to those with limited mobility. Residents over 60, people with disabilities and eligible carers can access the $2 cab fare once every week when traveling from their homes to the local shopping centres. A return trip will cost $4 in total.
At Blue Badge Insurance, we are 100% focused on supporting those people in the community with limited mobility. Along with initiatives like this, we encourage all local councils to keep accessibility front of mind when developing policy and urban development plans.
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