ECAT now local in Century

Century residents will have on demand public transportation beginning Feb. 20 following a presentation by the Escambia County Transit Authority (ECAT) at Monday night's meeting.

Tonya Ellis and Linda Roush with the Escambia County (Fla.) Board of County Commissioners Mass Transit Department, which is responsible for ECAT, spoke to the council at the meeting.

“We came in September to discuss potential inservice for transportation in the Century Area,” said Ellis. “We applied for a grant with the Florida Commission for Transportation of the Disadvantaged for additional services in the r...