OTC joins Ozarks Transportation Organization Rideshare Program

OTC joins Ozarks Transportation Organization Rideshare Program

Thursday, August 23, 2012

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Mark Miller
College Director of Communication 417.447.2655 millerm@otc.edu
Laura French
Coordinator of Public Information 417.447.2659 frenchl@otc.edu

Ozarks Technical Community College is now a participating organization in the Ozarks Transportation Organization Rideshare Program. The program is designed to encourage and facilitate carpooling throughout the region, providing an opportunity for volunteers to register existing carpools, start a new carpool, or be matched with an established carpool.

The Rideshare Program serves the counties of Barry, Barton, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, Ozark, Polk, Stone, Taney, Webster and Wright. For more information or to join the Rideshare Program, visit http://www.otc.edu/rideshare or call (417) 831-RIDE.

The Ozarks Transportation Organization is a federally designated regional transportation planning organization that provides a forum for cooperative transportation decision-making by state and local governments and regional transportation and planning agencies. The organization includes local elected and appointed officials from Christian and Greene Counties, as well as from the cities of Battlefield, Nixa, Ozark, Republic, Springfield, Strafford and Willard. It also includes technical staff from the Missouri Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Federal Transit Administration, and the Federal Aviation Administration.