Veterans and Active Military

Veterans and Active Military

Veterans and individuals who are active duty will receive a photo ID/pass for half-fare transportation on any of Franklin Regional Transit Authority’s fixed routes.  Applicants must reside in an FRTA-serviced town to be eligible for an FRTA Veterans Pass.

FRTA member towns are as follows: Ashfield, Bernardston, Blandford, Buckland, Charlemont, Chester, Chesterfield, Colrain, Conway, Cummington, Deerfield, Erving, Gill, Goshen, Granville, Greenfield, Hawley, Heath, Huntington, Leyden, Middlefield, Montague, Montgomery, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Petersham, Plainfield, Rowe, Russell, Shelburne, Shutesbury, Southampton, Southwick, Warwick, Wendell, Westhampton, Whately and Worthington.

Interested parties should:

  • complete an application
  • must include a copy of their DD214 or a copy of their active military ID and
  • return all to the FRTA, whether in person or by mail, for processing

Faxed copies will not be accepted.   Once your application has been received and reviewed you will receive a letter indicating your eligibility.  If approved you will need to call the administrative office to schedule an appointment to have your photo ID made.

Click Here…to view or print the Veteran and Active Military Application.