It can be difficult for seniors and people with disabilities in rural communities to get around. For those on the southern Kenai Peninsula, it isn’t getting any easier. A program that provided taxi vouchers ended in March due to lack of funding. While the loss of service may be temporary, the program’s absence has left about 100 southern peninsula residents without a ride.
Joy Zuke loves Homer. She loves the mountains, the beach, and the summer days. She even gets a kick out of Safeway.