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A Non-Profit Community Action Agency

BRAD'S Central Office
1403 Hospital Drive
Pocahontas, AR 72455
Ph: (870) 892-4547
Fax: (870) 892-0707

Office Hours

7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Arkansas Public Transit Section 5311

Kim Archer: Program Director
1403 Hospital Drive
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-4547 ext 261
E-Mail Kim Junkersfeld

Melanie Wilson:
(870) 892-4547 ext 260
E-Mail Melanie Wilson

Steve McQuay: Shop Maintenance
1610 Old County Road
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-3003
E-Mail Chris Leach

Public Transportation services are provided in the Cities of Corning, Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge and Hoxie on a daily basis and in the three County areas monthly. This service is open to the public without regards to age or income. All buses are wheelchair accessable. The fee for services on the daily City Routes is $1.00 for a one way trip. All you need to do is call the number listed and give the dispatcher you name, address and destination. We will pick you up at your home and take you shopping, Doctor visits, pharmacy, or just to visit a friend within the City Limits

Our hours for the city routes are: Monday –Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
County route is dependent upon destination.

Corning- call 1-888-723-4640
Pocahontas- 892-4547
Walnut Ridge and Hoxie-886-5461

For more information please call (870) 892-4547


Chris Leach – Pocahontas
Bette Gibbs – Walnut Ridge & Hoxie
Mickey Hollis – Corning
Neal Bennett - Rural County


Black River Area Development Corporation Public Transit Section 5311 complies with all civil rights provisions of federal statues and related authorities that prohibited discrimination in program and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Therefore, the BRAD Public Transit Section 5311 does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national orgin, religion or disability, in the admission, access to and treatment in BRAD Public Transit Section 5311 hiring or employment practices. Complaints of alleged discrimination and inquires regarding the BRAD Public Transit Section 5311 nondiscrimination policies may be directed to Kim Junkersfeld, Program Director, 1403 Hospital Drive, Pocahontas, AR 72455 or by calling (870) 892-4547 ext 261, or by e-mail. EEO Coordinator: Jean Oaks, 1403 Hospital Drive, Pocahontas, AR 72455 (870) 892-4547 ext 285 or e-mail. FOR VOICE & TDD USERS, DIAL 711. Free language assistance for Limited English Proficient individuals is available in large print, on audiotape and in Braille upon request.

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