Quality of Life Benefits: Access to Subsidized Commuting for Civilian Workers 2014 to 2018

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) publishes the National Compensation Survey that includes estimates of workers who have access to subsidized commuting benefits.  Best Workplaces for Commuters prepared this document showing the estimated share and margin of error for civilian workers by various characteristics with access to subsidized commuting from 2014 to 2018.  For each characteristic and year, we indicate if that

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July/August 2015 BWC Newsletter

Check out the latest edition of the BWC Newsletter: 2015 Race to Excellence – Keep Your Eyes on the Prize Distinguish Yourself Flyer – examples of how the nation’s top employers use their BWC designation. Ask TEAM BWC –  Can my company do both subsidize and offer a pre-tax benefit for parking and public transit? BWC Newsletter July August 2015

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Local elected officials congratulate employers at 2014 Triangle BWC Awards

Representatives from the national Best Workplaces for Commuters program were on hand to recognize the four new Best Workplaces for Commuters, and the 16 existing members for their longevity: New:  City of Raleigh, TransLoc Inc., Lenovo, Capital Area Transit 2-Year:  Duke University, Duke University Health System 5-Year:  Cato Research, Cherokee, Downtown Raleigh Alliance 10-Year:  BASF, Cisco Systems, Inc., IBM, National

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2014 Race to Excellence Kickoff Meeting Recording is Available

In order for us to send you tips and reminders for the 2014 Race to Excellence, please register here to participate https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014Race To know more about the race, the benefits of participating, and the awards, please see http://usf-cutr.custhelp.com/app/answers/list/session/L3RpbWUvMTM5NTc2NjgyMC9zaWQvTGU0YVQ3UWw%3D/c/465,469 For your viewing (and reviewing) pleasure, here is the recording of the Race to Excellence Kickoff web meeting that was held March 20, 2014

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Oil Solutions at Work

The Union of Concerned Scientist’s Half the Oil plan relies on realistic solutions for reducing oil use, including vehicle fuel efficiency, advanced vehicle, clean fuel innovation, and smart growth strategies. Our Oil Solutions at Work web feature profiles a growing group of the Americans who are working to make these clean transportation solutions a reality. From entrepreneurs deploying fuel efficiency

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USF’s National Center for Transit Research Selects Best Workplaces for CommutersSM Winners

For Immediate Release USF’s National Center for Transit Research Selects Best Workplaces for CommutersSM Winners Awards recognize companies who offer highest level of commuter benefits TAMPA, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2013) – Best Workplaces for CommutersSM, a program designed to encourage sustainable transportation innovation singled out 23 employers nationwide Thursday, January 31 during the annual “Race to Excellence”  Virtual Awards Ceremony. 

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2012 Race to Excellence Virtual Awards Ceremony

What is the Race to Excellence?  The Race is a challenge that encourages, recognizes, and highlights dedicated professionals throughout the country who promote commuter benefits, transportation options and the Best Workplaces for Commuters designation in their workplaces and throughout their local communities. Even if you did not enter this year’s Race, we encourage you to see what your peers have been doing to deliver

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2012 Race to Excellence Virtual Awards Ceremony Announced

We are pleased to announce the date for the 2012 BWC Race to Excellence Virtual Awards Ceremony. Finalists will be awarded Gold, Silver or Bronze status for their efforts during the Race at a “live” virtual awards ceremony on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3 p.m. EST (GMT-05:00). “Best of” awards will also be announced.  We hope you will join us

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