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Southern Indiana Development Commission
SIDC acts as the sponsoring agent for Ride Solution, a demand-
While SIDC acts as the sponsoring agency for Ride Solution, Four Rivers Resource Services (FRRS) acts as Lead Agency for the Service. In this role, FRRS provides rides an contracts with other organizations to provide rides throughout the services area.
Ride Solution receives funding from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT), acting as the pass through agency for the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) 5311 Rural Transit Program and from the state funding program. In addition, FRRS receives funding from counties where service is provided and from fare box collections.
For more information about how Ride Solution can help your community, please contact
Becky Gutherie with Ride Solution at 812-
Southern Indiana Development Commission is involved in three major transportation
related programs. Overviews of the Rural Planning Program, Non-
SIDC is contracted with the Indiana Department of Transportation to conduct traffic counts in the five county area as part of the Rural Transportation Traffic Count program. The goal of the program is to allow for additional community input on transportation needs as well as to collect information on transportation trends for a specific areas, allowing for better informed decisions for transportation projects in that area. Due to the amount of time each traffic counter must be in place to collect data, the logistics of the project are time consuming. SIDC collected counts in Lawrence County in 2012, Martin County for the 2013, Daviess County in 2014, Greene County is 2015 and is currently conducting counts in Knox County for the 2016 Rural Transportation cycle. SIDC is on its third county cycle in the region which will allow for a statistical representation of how traffic volumes change over a period of time. SIDC will collect counts in Lawrence County in 2017, in Martin County 2018, Daviess County in 2019 and Greene County is 2020.
SIDC contracted with INDOT in 2012 to collect traffic count data on non-