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Lewis River Academy (LRA)

Lewis River Academy is a tuition-free K-12 alternative public education program hosted by Woodland Public Schools. Woodland is located at the confluence of the Lewis and Columbia Rivers in Southwest Washington. Woodland Public Schools are where community and learning connect. We are proud of the support our community provides each year to make a difference in the lives of our students.

Asha Riley, Director of Learning, LRA K-8 Principal, 800 Third Street, Woodland, WA 98674  360-841-2706


Wahkiakum Ferry

Ride the last Ferry on the Lower Columbia River. Wahkiakum County welcomed their new ferry, the "Oscar B" on February 27, 2015. The ferry operates 365 days a year, a minimum of 18 runs per day. Office Hours, 8am - 5pm, Monday through Friday. Departure Times: From the Washington side on the hour from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 pm, from the Oregon side on the ¼ after the hour from 5:15 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.


River Cities Transit

RiverCities Transit offers transportation within the Longview-Kelso city limits. RiverCities Transit Lift para-transit services is door to door transportation for the disabled (360) 442-5667. Certification is required for para-transit services and forms are available through the office. Bus schedules and information are available on the website or by contacting the office or at Longview and Kelso City Halls.


 One-Way Ticket (Adult and Students)  $1.00

 One-Way Ticket (Reduced*)  $ 0.50

 One Day Pass (Adults and Students)  $2.00


Senior Transportation - Lower Columbia Community Action Program (CAP)

SERVICES PROVIDED: Senior transportation is available to Cowlitz and Wahkiakum seniors age 60 and over. By wheelchair accessible van for Longview, Kelso, and Lexington residents who live outside the CUBS service who are to come into town for medical appointments and shopping services. Volunteer drivers are available to transport people for medical appointments in the Portland/Vancouver area, and as far north as Seattle (the wheelchair van is not available for those trips). Due to budget constraints, this service is limited to two round trips per month per client.


Seniors Eyecare Program

Fax: (415) 561-8567

SERVICES PROVIDED: The Seniors EyeCare Program helps to ensures that every senior has access to medical eye care and promotes annual, dilated eye exams. It raises awareness about age-related eye disease including cataracts, provides free eye care educational materials and facilities access to eye care. It provides a comprehensive medical eye exam and care for anything diagnosed at that exam for up to one year at no out-of-pocket cost for the physician’s services.

The Seniors EyeCare Program is designed for people who: