Timeline: Started in 2007.
Smart Commute Durham helps local employers and commuters explore and promote different commuter choices, such as carpooling, teleworking, transit, cycling, walking or flexible work hours.
Some services offered include:
- Performing site assessments and surveys to understand the commuting behaviour of each business specific workforce
- Assisting with the development of customized commuting options for each workforce
- Offering exclusive ride matching programs for employers
- Providing assistance in implementing emergency-ride-home programs, preferential parking strategies, pedestrian and cycling facilities/services, and alternative work arrangements. Number of participating employers increased to 330 in 2018
Municipality: Durham Region
Action: Transportation demand management