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As of Nov. 10, residents of Ladera Ranch and Rancho Mission Viejo can take advantage of “RanchRide,” a pilot program offering multiple transportation services exclusively to the two communities. Services include a fixed-route loop shuttle operating Monday through Friday, a daytime reservation-based destination shuttle operating on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and a charter shuttle that allows residents to customize their own rides anywhere in Southern California. Plans are also in the works for an express shuttle that runs from Ladera Ranch and Sendero to partnering employment facilities in Irvine Spectrum.

Passenger fees are being waived during the pilot program testing of RanchRide services, with the exception of the charter shuttles. Maps, destinations and charter information can be found at

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