2012 WINNING ORGANIZATIONS
January 14, 2013
Green Streets is proud to announce the following Winners, Runners Up and Honorable Mentions, in the 2012 Walk/Ride Day Corporate Challenge! Congratulations, all - we looking forward to having you compete again in the 2013 Corporate Challenge (register here). Please join us for an Awards Event on April 8, 2013.
Data from Metropolitan Area Planning Council Survey and Report, 2012-2013 (attached).
Facts about the 2012 Corporate Challenge which ran for 8 Walk/Ride Days from March - October, 2012 (from MAPC report):
- 4000 commuters and 15,000 commutes were checked in.
- Of normal car drivers, 30% switched to carpool, 22% switched to transit, 26% switched to biking or walking, 8% telecommuted; automobile vehicle miles traveled (VMT)Auto VMT decreased by 34% on Walk/Ride Days compared to normal commuting days
- 11% of those who checked in overall made "green" switches. (The majority - 84% - were already "green" commuters.)