Website aims to improve north-central Kansas transportation services

In an effort to improve transportation in north-central Kansas, particularly rural areas, the North Central Kansas Coordinated Transit District recently launched a website.

The website, ksrides.org, provides easy access to all public transportation providers in Saline, Cloud, Ellsworth, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Ottawa and Republic counties.

“A lot of the transportation providers in these areas are pretty small and local to just their community. We wanted to make sure all of those providers have a website where people can find information about them and contact them,” said Michelle Griffin, mobility manager of the transit district. “Everything is so spread out. We want to figure out a way for all transit providers to work together and communicate better to provide the best service possible to those we serve.”

(Read more: www.salina.com-Local)