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A Sustainable Commute Option that you should know about: Chariot

For just over a year now, Chariot has been providing Austin with what they term “micro-transit,” Chariot offers a mix of fixed-route mass-transit and on-demand ridesharing and they could help you get to work more sustainability than driving yourself which can to congestion and can … Continue reading

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Oct. 2017 Featured Commuter: Victor J.

Victor works in downtown Austin for Travis County but lives in Leander. This is a 50+ mile per day commute. This could be a commuting nightmare; however, Victor has found a way to make it work without relying on a car. For the … Continue reading

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May Bike Month Commuter Contest Winner Spotlight

Congrats to one of our Bike Month Commuter Contest winners, Robert! Here is what he had to say and we are pretty impressed that he rides about 4,000 miles each year. “I’ve been commuting almost exclusively by bicycle for 5-6 … Continue reading

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April Commuter Contest Winner Spotlight

Congrats to one of our April Commuter Contest transit winners, William! His enthusiasm will inspire you to try your own commute solution! He takes the train downtown, then rides his folding bike to work. Here are a few words from … Continue reading

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The Commute Solutions Commuter Contest!

 Join the Commute Solutions Commuter Contest April 1 -24, 2015 April is the beginning of ozone season and you can do your share to spare the air. This is a great time to try an alternate commute such as riding … Continue reading

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The Commute Solutions Annual Report

 The Commute Solutions Annual Report is out!  To see more, click  here.

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Happy New Year from Commute Solutions!

Commute Solutions would like to wish everyone a very happy New Year! We welcome you to visit our “Commuter Resources” page to explore the alternative transportation options that are available to our region. Happy Commuting!  

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EPA Proposes Strengthening the National Ozone Standards

Submitted by Cari Buetow, Environmental Program Coordinator with the City Of Austin, Austin Transportation Department On November 26, 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its proposal to strengthen the air quality standards to within a range of 65 … Continue reading

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Commute Solutions Celebrates Heroic Alternative Commuters

On Friday, October 31, Commute Solutions celebrated heroic alternative commuters with food, fun, and music at Austin City Hall. With traffic, congestion, and our population on the rise in central Texas, the event featured a transportation fair to help people … Continue reading

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Capture Your Commute Winners!

Commute Solutions wants to congratulate the winners of our Capture Your Commute contest and we received a lot of great photo entries of alternative commutes. Meet our first Capture Your Commute winner, Greg! He enjoys his multimodal commute to work … Continue reading

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