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Program Overview

Best Workplaces for CommutersSM is dramatically improving the way people get to and from work. CUTR assists participating employers by offering public recognition and promotion, technical assistance, training, Web-based tools, and forums for information exchange.

To determine eligibility for participating in the program, employers complete the BWC application. As part of the application, employers agree to several items, including ensuring a minimum level of employee participation, designating a central point of contact for employee questions, providing an Emergency Ride Home for participating employees, and offering a choice of Commuter Benefits. For a more detailed description of the criteria, review the Additional Application Information (192K PDF).

In return for offering cutting-edge commuter benefits, employers can reap the following important benefits:

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