DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE

The St. Joseph County provides thousands of programs for those families or individuals needing assistance.  For information on where you might apply for assistance call 211 or 1-800-250-5628.

TRANSPORTATION

St. Joseph County Transportation Authority provides door-to-door bus transportation for ANY resident within St. Joseph County for nominal fees.  Advance notice/reservations are appreciated.  For information, reservations and to confirm current rates, please call(269)273-7808 or 1-800-964-5700 Monday thru Friday from 6 am to 6 pm.  Seniors who purchase tickets through the Commission on Aging in Three Rivers pay .75-cents In Town and $1.50 Out of Town, each way.  Regular Seniors and Disabled persons are charged $2.00 in Town, and $4.00 Out of Towns, each way.  General riders are charged $4.00 In Town and $8.00 Out of Town, each way.  NOTE:  Contract service available for groups/organizations for travel within St. Joseph County, at $30/hr (3 hour minimum).  Beginning November 27th, the Transportation Authority’s circle line routes is Sturgis and Three Rivers will begin Saturday operation.  The 27th will be free transportation for riders, after that date the cost will be $1.00 per destination as it is now.  Saturday hours will be 8:00am to 6:00pm in Sturgis.  Three Rivers will operate from 7:00am to 5:00pm.

UTILITIES/SERVICES

Indiana Michigan Power, Customer Service: 1-800-311-6424

Semco Energy Natural Gas Company, Customer Service: 1-800-624-2019, EMERGENCY/GAS LEAK: 1-800-427-1427

Midwest Energy Cooperative, Customer Service: 1-800492-5989

Underground Utility Line Location, 1-800-482-7171

U.S. Post Office, White Pigeon, 107 N. Kalamazoo St., White Pigeon, Mi. 49099, office phone: (269)483-9016, Lobby Open 24 hours., office hours: Mon-Fri 9-4:30, Saturday 9-12 noon, Closed Holiday.

Verizon Phone Service, Repair Service: 1-800-483-1000, Residential Customers: installation/changes: 1-800-483-4000, billing questions: 1-800-483-3000, Business Customers: installation or billing: 1-800-483-5000

White Pigeon Sanitary System, (Sewer Office/Plant), 16220 Indian Prairie Rd., White Pigeon, MI. 49099, Office Manager: Amy Aldrich, Office Hours: 8am-12 noon and 12:30pm-4pm, Mon-Fri.,  Office Phone: (269)483-7712, Office Fax: (269) 483-0067, EMERGENCY PHONE: (269) 483-7590, After Hours: (269) 625-5506, Plant Supervisor, Keith Shears, Plant Phone: (269)483-7590, Board of Directors, White Pigeon Sanitary System: Meeting last Monday of each month, Chairman: Don Gloy, cellphone: (269)350-1342.