Oakland Transportation Authority is comprised of six (6) municipalities
in northeast Oakland County. These communities, Orion, Oxford, and
Addison Townships and the Villages of Lake Orion, Oxford and Leonard
have historically been underserved by the regions public transportation
authority, SMART. This has been primarily due to our remoteness to
Oakland County's population centers. The only service that existed
prior to the creation of grass-roots advocacy and coalition-building,
was a program initiated in Oxford and Addison townships that operated
one (1) vehicle.
In 2001, Oxford, Orion, and Addison residents formed the
North Oakland Transportation Authority (N.O.T.A.).
We are moving rapidly to keep up with demand. In 2011,
N.O.T.A. provided 41,900 rides traveling 492,061 miles with expanded
service hours with 17 vehicles. 14 of the 17 vehicles are equipped to
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