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CityMotion 1.1: The most personalized commute experience for you

Posted by Team TransitScreen on 11/5/19 10:53 AM

When we launched CityMotion at the end of 2018, we brought real-time information about curated, relevant transportation options to your fingertips. No matter where you open CityMotion, you’ll see exactly which mobility choices are nearby, when they’re coming, and how you can get to them.

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Topics: Workplace, Company News, Commuter Benefits

We're clearing the air about congestion pricing

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 10/22/19 4:22 PM

It’s no secret that traffic causes stress, leads to lost time and money, and significantly contributes to global carbon emissions. As these problems continue to increase in major cities across the country, local governments are looking for solutions to keep people from driving during peak commuting hours. A growing solution? Congestion pricing

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Topics: Mobility, Commuter Benefits

The hardest part of your employees' commutes? The first and last mile.

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 10/16/19 4:29 PM

The process of commuting is rarely an amazing experience. Sitting through multiple stops before reaching your destination adds a lot of time to an already-long commute, not to mention the hiccups that come with traffic and congestion. But for employees who get to work by way of public transit, the heart of the commute isn’t always the problem. Getting to and from the bus stop or metro station is a challenge – also known as the first- and last-mile problem.

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Topics: TDM, Mobility, HR Benefits, Commuter Benefits

A breakdown of TDM regulations in the San Francisco Bay Area

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 9/25/19 3:58 PM

San Francisco and the surrounding Bay Area is a hotspot for new technology, state-of-the art offices, and advanced city planning initiatives. Companies like Facebook and Google are trailblazers when it comes to employee amenities such as company bikes, bike repair shops, and corporate shuttle programs.

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Topics: TDM, Workplace, Mobility, Commuter Benefits

It's time to get the most out of your existing shuttle program

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 9/22/19 1:37 PM

Providing a private shuttle program can significantly improve your employees’ way of life during the week. Relieving the stress of employee commutes can be the difference between keeping or losing top talent. Nearly a quarter of employees leave their jobs because of dreadful commutes and it’s up to employers to help.

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Topics: TDM, Workplace, Mobility, HR Benefits, Commuter Benefits

Thinking about setting up a rideshare account for your employees? Here's how to do it (and why you should)!

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 9/16/19 9:14 AM

Cars have been the go-to commuting option for employees since what seems like the beginning of time. The freedom of coming and going at any time of the day is hard benefit to pass up. Unfortunately, because of this freedom, traffic has become a major issue for most cities — turning that perceived freedom into more of a burden.

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Topics: Workplace, HR Benefits, Commuter Benefits

Commuter Benefits breakdown: Boston, MA.

Posted by Jordan Griffin on 9/11/19 10:35 AM

Boston has one of the oldest transit systems in the world. Starting in 1897 with only a mile-and-a-half streetcar line, their metro system now has nearly 80 miles of track running on five different lines. Even with a robust transit system, however, Boston commuters still face some of the worst traffic conditions in the nation.

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Topics: Workplace, Commuter Benefits