WALK/RIDE DAYS = Last Friday of Every Month!
Step 1: Consider your options
Step 3: Commute
Step 4: Celebrate at our retail partners
Walk or ride a bicycle, bus, train… Even carpooling, walking partway, or driving - we welcome your check-in!
Invite your colleagues, family and community…the more the merrier!
2016-7 Questions of the Month
Month of Walk/Ride DayQuestion/s of the MonthBlog Post re ResultsApril 2016If you could designate a road in the Greater Boston Area (or in your area if you are elsewhere) to have a safe-for-biking lane, which road or stretch of road would you pick?http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/safe-biking-lanes-and-other-check-comments-aprilMay 2016What positive experience did you have on today's commute that you wouldn't have had if you had traveled via another mode?http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/inspiring-feedback-may-walkride-day-check-insJune 2016Of the commuter benefits your workplace offers, which do you like the most? What benefits would you like to see added?http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/interesting-perspectives-junes-question-monthJuly 2016What would encourage you or yours to commute by bus, train or commuter rail?If you already do use transit, what are your top three suggestions for the MBTA (Boston) or your area's transit authority?http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/many-give-feedback-july-2016-question-monthAugust 2016Have you ever done WRD with another colleague (carpool, train together, etc.)?If so, what was it like?Would you like any help from your workplace in promoting/supporting this?http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/august-2016-check-ins-and-responses-question-month-4September 2016A. What is your favorite social media or a fitness, traffic or transportation app? (If you don't use any, what's your favorite ice cream flavor?)B. If it were possible, would you prefer to check-in your Walk/Ride Day commute using social media or a fitness, traffic or transportation app (versus this current online check-in)?C. If you answered Yes to part B, which social media/apps would you suggest, and why? October 2016Have Walk/Ride Days influenced your thoughts, behavior, or habits?Please consider health and wellness, environmental, lifestyle, social, professional, economic, political issues or decisions.http://gogreenstreets.org/blog/october-2016-have-walkride-days-influenced-your-thoughts-behavior-or-habitsNovember 2016We know that holiday family travel often poses a challenge to leading an environmentally friendly lifestyle. Do you consider the environmental impact of your holiday travel? If so, how? Have you done anything specific to address or reduce your impact? December 2016Holiday celebrations and travel often pose challenges to leading environmentally-friendly and healthy lifestyles. Do you consider the environmental and health impacts of holiday travel and activities? If so, how? Have you done anything specific to address such impacts? January 2017What health or fitness goals, if any, do you have for the coming year?(Please note that Green Streets will not share any responses with others except in an aggregated and completely anonymous format.) February 2017Two Questions: What incentive would motivate you to spread the word to family, friends, and your wider network to encourage their workplaces to register companies for this year's Walk/Ride Day Corporate Challenge? March 2017What questions would you suggest Green Streets ask for Question of the Month during the Walk/Ride Day Corporate Challenge?