Traffic congestion and air quality are not just individual issues, but community ones as well. We encourage public agencies to find ways to lower barriers and inspire better commute habits across the Bay Area.
Be in the Know
Below are links to prepared materials to keep you in the loop of regional opportunities. Are you a city, county, or transpiration agency in the Bay Area? Join our email list to get updates on programs and rewards before launch.
We applaud the following programs for their innovative efforts towards transportation demand management and cleaner commutes. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get connected with these program managers.
Commute Champions List
BART launched a new and improved carpool program through the BART app in June 2019. Carpoolers, no matter how they match, can access guaranteed BART parking at select stations.
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) launches a carpool program for VTA employees featuring a hydrogen-powered vehicle fleet.
The City of Walnut Creek uses parking pricing management in its downtown to fund a free bus route.
The County of San Mateo continues to reward green commuters in the Carpool 2.0 Rewards Program, powered by vendor RideAmigos. Green commuters can earn up to $100 in gift cards of their choice.
The Bay Area Carpool Program is powered by 511 SF Bay and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC). It's your one-stop-shop for carpool matching tools and green commute rewards.