handicapped http://weku.fm en Funds Short at Transport Service for Disabled http://weku.fm/post/funds-short-transport-service-disabled <p><span class="article-content"><span>An organizational change within the American Red Cross is affecting the city of Lexington&#39;s public transit service. LexTran has a contract with the Bluegrass Chapter of the Red Cross to operate WHEELS, the transportation service for people with disabilities. As LexTran prepares to pass a $24 million budget for the next fiscal year, the Red Cross has said it needs an additional $346,000, pushing the cost of its service past $4 million a year.</span></span> Tue, 17 May 2011 14:05:51 +0000 Brenna Angel, Kentucky Public Radio 3940 at http://weku.fm