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Building PARTnerships - A Pathway for Employers to Recruit & Retain Workers

As the job market for skilled workers in the Triad continues to heat up, companies face mounting pressure to set themselves apart from the competition as a place people want to work. In an effort to provide a low/no cost solution to this looming challenge the Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation developed its newly launched PARTnership program. Read the article (PDF).

Triad Business Journal Article

Group Launches Program to Help Triad Employers with Transportation NeedsNews article about PARTnership

The Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation, which provides bus, shuttle and vanpool services throughout the Triad, has begun a new program designed to help businesses make it easier for employees to get to and from work.

PART's new "PARTnership" program aims to assist companies with arranging everything from vanpools and carpools to emergency rides home for employees who work overtime. It is already working with Greensboro-based yarn maker Unifi on arranging a vanpool service for employees who work at the company's Yadkinville facility. Read the full article.