Senior Day Trips

Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Lesley Briones is pleased to provide day trip services to Precinct 4 residents ages 50 and older. The goal is for all senior residents to participate in educational and recreational activities.
Organized groups with members ages 50 and older, that meet within the boundaries of Precinct 4, can register by filling out a Trip Coordinator and Group Contact form. Church groups, civic associations, gardening clubs, and community service organizations are just some of the groups that participate in Precinct 4’s transportation program. 
Please review the Trip Coordinator Handbook and direct all correspondence and communication relating to Precinct 4’s day trip transportation services via email to [email protected] or via phone to 713-274-4050.

Our Fleet

All buses transporting Precinct 4 travel groups must meet the following minimum number of passengers.
• 14 Passenger Bus – Minimum 10 Passengers
• 26 Passenger Bus – Minimum 13 Passengers*
• 40 Passenger Bus – Minimum 20 Passengers*
*Denotes bus is equipped with wheelchair lifts. 14-passenger buses are limited to a 60-mile radius of your pick-up location. 

Precinct 4 Bus

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Frequently Asked Questions

How far in advance can I reserve a Precinct 4 bus?

You may reserve buses up to one year in advance. Groups are allotted one bus per month on a first-come, first-served basis. You may call our office 30 days before the following month to see if additional buses are available.

How long can my group reserve a Precinct 4 bus? Where can we travel?

Groups may use a Precinct 4 bus for 8 hours and can travel approximately 150 miles from the pick-up address. The pick-up and return point must be in the same location and located within Harris County Precinct 4’s geographical boundaries. No overnight or out-of-state trips are allowed. Travel to racetracks, bingo halls, or gambling establishments is not permitted. Departure times cannot be earlier than 7 a.m. Multi-care facilities may travel up to 75 miles from the pick-up address, with a maximum of 6 hours and two stops.

How do I establish a new group?

2) Fill out a Bus Reservation Form with your requested bus trip dates.
3) Our office will contact you within 7 to 10 days to confirm your reservations.
4) Complete the Trip Itinerary Form at least 30 days prior to the day trip.

Are there days Precinct 4 buses are not available?

No trips can be scheduled on Mondays or county holidays. Any additional days when buses cannot be booked will be grayed out on the bus reservation form.

Where can I find additional policies for Precinct 4 Transportation?

How do I cancel my trip after hours?

If you need to contact us after hours, on weekends, or in the event of an emergency, please call:
Pam Beucler, Transportation Manager – 832-712-0347
Manuel Calderon, Administrative Assistant – 832-405-8834
Peggy Peyton, Administrative Assistant – 713-703-4799

How do I reserve a Precinct 4 bus for my group?

Fill out the Bus Reservation Form with your requested trip dates. Include alternate dates in case your first choice is not available. Our office will contact you to confirm your reservations within 7 to 10 days. 

How do I submit the Trip Itinerary Form (TIF)?

Trip Itinerary Forms are available online or to print and fax or email. Trip Itinerary Forms must be received at least 30 days prior to the trip. Please note that once the itinerary form is submitted, other than a rest stop, no additional stops may be added during the trip.

Can I bring a guest under the age of 50?

Group members must be 50 or older, with the following exceptions:
  • Caregiver over the age of 18.
  • An adult child with special needs over the age of 18 traveling with a parent.
  • A religious leader and spouse, limit one couple per trip.
  • A person who is the group leader or a spouse of someone over the age of 50.

Can I bring a wheelchair?

Not all wheelchairs can be safely secured for transport. Transport chairs are not allowed on the lift.
Please call our office at 713-274-4050 if you have any questions regarding your mobility device.