New Growth Transit

Get Back on the Road

Need a ride? We can help!

Call the office Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

No fixed routes! Rides are provided to where YOU need to go. Schedule appointments locally or in a nearby community, including Springfield, Bolivar, Columbia, Kansas City, Joplin, and St. Louis.

Rides are provided/scheduled based on driver availability and must be scheduled at least 48 hours in advance.

Call 417-283-7991 to schedule a ride for any of the following:

Medical Appointments


Physical Therapy

Banking & Pharmacy

Local Shopping

And other essential personal business!

Connecting the State

Serving 16 Missouri Counties

The New Growth Transit service area includes the nine-county West Central Missouri Community Action Agency region in west central Missouri (Bates, Benton, Cass, Cedar, Henry, Hickory, Morgan, St. Clair, and Vernon).  Barton, Camden, Dallas, Jasper, and Polk counties recently became NGT affiliates, and a related program is operated by Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation in Jefferson and Franklin Counties in east central Missouri. Plans for expansion to other parts of the state are currently under consideration.

Support Your Community

Volunteer Drivers Needed!

Our volunteer drivers help their neighbors and their community! They use their personal vehicle and choose when to donate their time. If you are interested in volunteering please click the Apply Now button to download and print an application.

After completing your application, mail it to New Growth Transit, 112 West 4th, Appleton City, Missouri 64724 or drop it off at the Transportation Office at 508 North Main, El Dorado Springs, Missouri 64744.

Call us at 417-283-7991 or email to learn more.

Use your personal vehicle

Choose when to donate your time

Your choice of trips/destinations

Receive reimbursement at the Federally approved rate of $0.67/mile

No special license is required