douglasville douglas county rideshare kiosk project

Compass Marketing Creative was contacted by Douglas County’s Rideshare Manager to create a marketing kiosk to educate the community on the Rideshare program. This project involved getting to know the Rideshare program and spotlight it in a website-like kiosk which is sitting in the Douglasville Douglas County Courthouse. We also did some marketing consultation work for the County as they prepare to expand their transportation services within the county. We also handled brochure design for two of their divisions, vanpool and senior/disabled persons voucher program.

A little bit about our client:

Douglas County Rideshare is a commuter-oriented program that operates work-trip vanpools, offers transportation assistance to senior adults and disabled individuals, provides carpool-matching assistance, builds and maintains commuter facilities and participates in transit and public transportation planning and marketing. Rideshare has been serving Douglas County commuters since 1986.  Rideshare also offers dependable, safe and economical vanpool service to many metro Atlanta work locations. Vans leave central locations in Douglas County Monday through Friday from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Return trips to Douglas County are offered from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Vanpool service is offered at an affordable monthly fee.

The Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA) offers express bus service between Douglas County and downtown Atlanta and midtown Atlanta Monday through Friday. Buses leave from and return to the Douglas County Transportation Center at 8800 Dorris Road in Douglasville (behind the courthouse). For more information on this service, go to www.XpressGA.com and click on the information for Route 463.

Rideshare’s offices are in the Douglas County Transportation Center behind the Douglas County Courthouse in Douglasville. The transportation center has a customer service/administration building and 650 parking spaces, and serves as the hub for vanpools, carpools and express bus service. The address for the Transportation Center, which is open Monday – Friday from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m., is 8800 Dorris Road. The phone number is 770-949-7665.

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