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Whether you’re commuting to work, headed to the beach, or just visiting beautiful Okaloosa County, let Emerald Coast (EC) Rider get you where you’re going! EC Rider offers affordable fares, reliable service, and a safe way to travel to your destination.

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EC Rider’s Dial-A-Ride service is available to Okaloosa County residents unable to access our fixed route services. Click here to learn more, or call (850) 833-9168 to schedule your ride today.

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EC RIDER NEWS

FTA DBE Goal Available for Public Comment

Okaloosa County Board of County Commissioners has established an overall race-neutral goal of 0.23% for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation on USDOT Federal Transit Administration federally-assisted programs for Federal Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, 2020. The proposed goal was established in accordance with regulations of the US Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26, as […]

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Okaloosa County Public Transit Reveals New System Name

Okaloosa County Public Transit Reveals New System Name [Fort Walton Beach, Fla.] – Okaloosa County public transit representatives officially announce the local public transportation system name as Emerald Coast Rider (EC Rider). Formerly Okaloosa County Transit (OCT), the name change and rebrand will be pioneered by the new operator, Maruti Fleet & Management, who was […]

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EC Rider 10 Year Development Plan

EC Rider 10 Year Development Plan See our 10-year transit development plan here!   Download TenYearDevelopmentPlan.pdf (Adobe PDF)   […]

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