City of Ottawa is the Grantee for North Central Area Transit, and is one of four providers including Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Horizon House of Illinois Valley and Lee County. The program is funded through the Federal Transportation Administration 5311 Program and the State of Illinois Downstate Operating Assistance Program. North Central Area Transit relies on local matching dollars to fulfill the Grant requirements. Local match components can be generated through agencies partnerships as well as individual donations. If your agency is interested in a service contract for your clients, please contact the Administrator at 815-288-2117.