Programs Representatives Contact List

To find your Programs Representative, click on the city where your work site is located:

General Contact Information:

Commute.org
400 Oyster Point Blvd, Suite 409
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Main Telephone: (650) 588-8170
FAX: (650) 588-8171

 

Carpool to Work

Employees who form a new carpool with two or more people over the age of 18, or add a new member to an existing carpool can each receive a $50 carpool incentive.

Carpool Incentive Application

Need a carpool partner? Click here.

To find out how the ridematch tool works, click here.

Carpool to College

Earn a $50 incentive for carpooling to college, a minimum of 2 days per week, for at least two consecutive months.

Carpool to College Application

Need a carpool partner? Click here.

To find out how the ridematch tool works, click here.

School Pool Program

Earn a $25 incentive for transporting at least 2 children from 2 different households to one school, a minimum of 2 days per week.

Schoolpool Incentive Application

Each family in the schoolpool is eligible for this one-time offer.

Need a carpool partner? Click here.

To find out how the ridematch tool works, click here.

Carpool Advantages for Employers

  • No cost program for employers
  • Reduce traffic congestion
  • Alleviate employee stress and expense
  • Improve employee morale
  • Use as a recruitment and retention tool

Carpool Advantages for Employees

  • When at least two people carpool, they can each earn a $50 gift card for two months of carpooling
  • Enjoy a travel companion to and from work
  • Share commute costs with other passengers
  • Utilize most HOV lanes with 2 or 3 passengers
  • Take advantage of preferential parking at many employer sites
  • Reduce commute time and stress

Programs Representatives Contact List

Our team of Programs Representatives are available - at no cost - to provide assistance with all of our programs. To find your Programs Representative, click on the link and select the city where your work site is located:

Programs Representatives Contact List

Free Services for Employers

  • Employee commute program consultation
  • Employee transportation coordinator (ETC) training
  • Free commuter resource kiosks
  • Regional and local commuter-related ordinance support
  • Company relocation commute assistance
  • Employee commute surveys
  • On-site bicycle safety education
  • Bicycle parking rebate program
  • Telework program-building
  • Customized marketing materials

Vanpool Programs

Vanpooling is convenient and economical, especially if your employees travel long distances to go to your work location. Traditionally, vanpools have 7-15 passengers, including the driver. The vehicle may be owned or leased.

511 coordinates vanpools in the Bay Area and offers a variety of free services and rewards to start or join a vanpool. Their vanpool consultants are committed to keeping vanpools full and on the road with empty-seat subsidies.

Benefits of Vanpooling for Employees:

  • Reduce wear and tear on their personal vehicle.
  • Empty-seat subsidies from 511.
  • Leased-van perks include no long-term financing, access to extra vehicle.
  • Free tolls for registered vanpools with 11-15 seats.
  • Dedicated support services from 511.
  • 511 offers up to $500 in gas cards for starting a new vanpool.
  • Commute.org offers up to $500 in incentives for new vanpool drives and $300 for new vanpool passengers.

For more information on the 511 Vanpool Program, please click here.

For information on Commute.org's Vanpool Incentive Program, please click here.

Carpool Advantages for Employers

  • No cost program for employers
  • Reduce traffic congestion
  • Alleviate employee stress and expense
  • Improve employee morale
  • Use as a recruitment and retention tool

Carpool Advantages for Employees

  • When at least two people carpool, they can each earn a $50 gift card for two months of carpooling
  • Enjoy a travel companion to and from work
  • Share commute costs with other passengers
  • Utilize most HOV lanes with 2 or 3 passengers
  • Take advantage of preferential parking at many employer sites
  • Reduce commute time and stress

Bicycle Parking Reimbursement Program

Through the City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG), the San Mateo County Transportation Authority (TA) and the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (Air District), Commute.org offers reimbursements for the purchase and installation of bicycle parking units (racks and lockers) in San Mateo County.