12 Oct '17, 4pm

Choosing to Ditch the Car Commute: What Helps Office Workers Decide - Rocky Mountain Institute

Choosing to Ditch the Car Commute: What Helps Office Workers Decide October 9, 2017 | By Allison Crow Which is more valuable, a parking spot at work or help switching to a clean and healthy commute? That is the decision Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) employees in Boulder, Colorado, made ahead of their move to the newly opened Boulder Commons North Building in the Boulder Junction district. Known as a parking cash-out program, this access plan allows employees to choose between a parking spot at the office or cash in lieu of parking, either to put toward an alternative commute or as a reward for not driving. RMI’s program provides all employees access to the office at the same or lower cost than providing parking for everyone. This type of commuter benefit program is widely used to control parking needs and costs in major cities throughout the United States, but RMI is demo...

Full article: https://www.rmi.org/news/choosing-ditch-car-commute-helps...

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