Norwalk Transit

Norwalk Transit

The Norwalk Transit System (NTS) provides fixed route and dial-a-ride service to Norwalk and surrounding communities. Currently, the fixed route service consists of routes, which service Norwalk and adjacent communities, the Santa Fe Springs Tram and rail feeder shuttle service. The NTS Route 4 rail feeder shuttle service provides a direct connection between the Norwalk Santa Fe Springs Transportation Center (Metrolink Commuter Rail Station) and the Metro Green Line Studebaker Station (Light Rail).

CLIENT NEED

A complete turn-key kiosk solution.

SOLUTION

acire staff was contracted by Norwalk Transit to supply outdoor kiosks and develop the kiosk application in both English and Spanish. The kiosk includes a menu structure that provides users with a host of transportation information from 11 different transit providers. Live Internet connectivity is provided via DSL.

Kiosk visitors are given the option of selecting information in English or Spanish. Kiosk branding elements were conceptualized and conceived from acire's graphic development staff.

Information sequencing and transitions are static. acire staff created the idle-time screens in Macromedia Flash. The kiosk content was designed so it could also serve as the agencies web site.

TECHNOLOGY USED

Netkey Kiosk Software, Macromedia Flash, HTML, Signage