District GOings Blog

Winter Walking Safety Tips

Thursday, January 12, 2017

From sleet and ice to snow and slush, District pedestrians need to get where they’re going regardless of the conditions. 

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Make a New Year's Resolution that Makes a Difference

Thursday, January 12, 2017

The new year is here and, for many, that means it’s resolution time—time to reinvent oneself, give up an old habit or try something new. If you find yourself grasping for meaningful changes to make, convince yourself to start off 2017 on a good foot by taking on these five easy challenges:

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5 Best Practices for Motorcoaches During Inauguration 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Operating a motorcoach in Washington, DC for the Inauguration? Here's our top five recommendations to streamline your trip. For bus parking information, visit Inauguration.DC.gov

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How to offer Metro’s newest flexible passes

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Metrorail commuters can now purchase an unlimited monthly pass at a wide variety of price points through SelectPass. Riders whose one-way Metro fares typically cost between $2.25 and $4.00 can sign up for a SelectPass and receive unlimited rides for the price of 18 rides at their usual price...

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Year in Review: goDCgo Employer Services

Friday, December 16, 2016

Thank you HR representatives, directors, CEOs and green teams for working with us to make commuting easy, affordable and fun this year! We are honored to have supported more than 1,000 businesses across the District with complimentary commuter services. That means we’ve helped almost 300,000...

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4 ways to Maintain Business Continuity During the 2017 Presidential Inauguration

Friday, December 23, 2016

 Maintaining business continuity is important for all businesses especially during large events in the city. DC expects over two million visitors on Friday, January 20 for the 2017 Presidential Inauguration. For employers, this a great opportunity to emphasize the use of telework and flexible or...

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What to Wear for Cold-Weather Biking

Thursday, December 8, 2016

How you dress for winter cycling is the key to comfort, but it doesn’t have to be expensive technical gear. As long as you keep pedaling, the activity of cycling generates a pleasant warming from within.  Hold just enough of this heat within your clothing and allow the excess to vent out and...

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Carpooling Made Easy: Introducing the CarpoolNow App

Thursday, November 17, 2016

 

Thinking about carpooling but not sure where to start? You're in luck. With the CarpoolNow app, you can simply request a carpool in the same way that ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft find you a driver - via your smartphone.

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3 Simple Bike Modications for Fall

Thursday, November 17, 2016

With a little planning and a positive attitude, a cool fall season presents an ideal time to take your two wheels for a ride. What are the advantages?

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3 Easy Tips to Navigate Cold-Weather Biking

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Is there special clothing I should wear while biking during the winter months?  How do I choose the best bike route when its dark before I leave work?

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