Displaying items by tag: Governmental
Identifying a Comprehensive Approach to Combat Substance Abuse
Since 2003 Operation UNITE has worked to rid communities in Eastern Kentucky of illegal drug use through undercover narcotics investigations, coordinating treatment for substance abusers, providing support to families and friends of substance abusers, and educating the public about the dangers of using drugs. UNITE’s goal is to educate and activate individuals by developing and empowering community coalitions to no longer accept or tolerate the drug culture.
Visualizing Fertile Ground for Technology Growth
The Valley Oak Technology Complex is a 150-acre regional business park designed to attract knowledge-based, technology-intensive companies to Somerset and Pulaski County. In 2001, KSD was tasked with developing a logo for the park, named for the community of Valley Oak, and located next to the Valley Oak Commerce Park, the county's industrial campus.
A Status Update for Tracking Hazardous Materials on U.S. Roadways
KSD has completed numerous visual communication projects for a highway security program mandated by the United States Congress in the 9/11 Act of 2007. This 96-page report is an update created to inform Congress, the Transportation Security Administration and other participating agencies on the program's status. The publication design included overall formatting, photo editing and the creation of a wide selection of infographics to highlight key points of the project.
The project is a collaborative effort of the Kentucky Transportation Center, the University of Kentucky and Coldstream Digital.
Interpreting Seattle's No. 3 Visitor Destination
The Lake Washington Ship Canal and Hiram M. Chittenden Locks doesn't sound like one of Seattle's top three visitor destinations alongside the Space Needle and Pike Place Market. Yet, this vital shipping lane and freshwater/saltwater barrier is just that. KSD researched on-site visitor traffic patterns, photographed site activity, illustrated comparative features and wrote text for this updated U.S. Army Corps of Engineers interpretive brochure.