This Friday, September 16, DC artists, residents and organizations will work together to re-imagine some of our city's less glamorous public spaces - its parking spaces.
D.C. employers, we invite you and your employees to put down those car keys. On September 22, Washington, D.C. will celebrate Car Free Day.
Car Free Day is on Thursday, September 22. Are you ready to take the pledge?
Portland, Oregon can be summed up in one word: AMAZING. That’s exactly the impression I got as I stepped off the plane, bound for my Association for Commuter Transportation conference, and was greeted by Portland’s breathtaking views, clear, blue skies, sky-reachingly tall mountains and...
First launched as an effort to encourage passersby to think about how we use urban space, PARK(ing) Day has become an international event inspiring residents and businesses to transform an ordinary metered parking spot into a public park.
Inspiring first-time riders to spin their wheels and supporting everyday cyclists, the annual Bike to Work Day (BTWD) celebration, held Friday, May 20, encouraged more than 17,000 commuters in the DC Metro area to trade in their four wheels for a bike ride in the sun.
Although Bike to Work Day has passed, this season offers commuters an ideal opportunity to try biking. Here are seven simple ways to create a bike-friendly workplace and culture while keeping your employees healthy and engaged throughout the year:
Do you have employees enrolled in the SmartBenefits® program who would like to use their commuter benefits for VRE or MARC commuter rail tickets? MARC and VRE do not accept SmarTrip® for fares but commuters can use SmartBenefits® (via a registered SmarTrip® card) to purchase MARC and VRE tickets...
Offering pre-tax transit benefits is a great way to help your employees save, but some aspects of the restaurant industry present special challenges for owners and managers.
There’s a new way for commuters to save on Metrorail and Metrobus fares. Riders can now enroll in the new SelectPass pilot program to receive unlimited rides if their Metro fares typically cost between $2.25 and $3.75 one-way. These commuters may save up to 20% while gaining unlimited access to...