Wednesday, June 6, 2012
I understand Metro's need to get information out about Rush+. It's going to confuse a lot of people.
But making these very slick, and no doubt expensive, five-panel brochures seems over the top for a transit agency that's perennially "broke."
Couldn't this information just have been put on a regular piece of paper?
Then there's the Rush+ marketing one reader called "asinine."
Metro's even ponied up the dough for yet another survey about Rush+ marketing and promotion.
And they're raising fares--again.
At least the fancy brochures are good as stylish and very expensive coasters:
Via @citygirldc: Hello @wmata. Had a great idea for your new brochure: bar coasters. And yes, I'd love a job in your marketing dept. pic.twitter.com/qTM93a7e
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Posted by Unsuck DC Metro at 8:30 AM
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