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Prior years:

2007 Best Workplaces for CommutersSM Media Coverage:

IMPORTANT ANNOUCEMENT: CUTR assumes role as BWC program manager, October 1, 2007

2006 Best Workplaces for CommutersSM Media Coverage:

"Transit Benefits Increase In January", (35.5K PDF), NewsReleaseWire.com (Washington, DC), December 28, 2006

"22 firms picked best for commuters", (59K PDF), The Arizona Republic (Phoenix, AZ), December 15, 2006

"EPA designation helps pollution fight in Valley", (97K PDF), East Valley Tribune (Mesa, AZ), Decembe 14, 2006

"EPA honors 22 Valley companies for commuting efforts", (30K PDF), The Business Journal (Phoenix, AZ), December 13, 2006

"US - Best Workplaces for Commuters", (50K PDF), Go for Green, November 7, 2006

"Nike Named One of the Country's Best Workplaces for Commuters by the U.S. EPA", (51K PDF), dBusinessNews.com (Portland, OR), November 3, 2006

"Alternatives honored at PAG ceremony", (49K PDF), Inside Tucson Business (Tucson, AZ), November 1, 2006

"Wyeth: One of the US EPA's Best Wokplaces for Commuters", (94K PDF), The PharmVoice, October 28, 2006

"An open work way of life", (63K PDF)", Sun Bloggers, October 27, 2006

"Best Workplaces for Commuters", (27K PDF), pangaya.com, October 27, 2006

"Nike Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters by the U.S. EPA", (36K PDF), Telecommuting, October 27, 2006

"EPA awards for Best Workplaces for Commuters", (224K PDF), thinkplando.com (West Hartford, CT), October 27, 2006

"20 Best Workplaces for Commuters", (47K PDF), HR.BLR.com, October 26, 2006

"EPA cites IBM among top commuter workplaces", (24K PDF), PressZoom (Amsterdam, Netherlands), October 26, 2006

"Nike's commuting 'TRAC' earns top honor from EPA", (277K PDF), Beaverton Valley Times (Portland, OR), October 26, 2006

"Wyeth Selected as one of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Best Workplaces for Commuters for Third Consecutive Year", (26K PDF),  PR Newswire (New York, NY), October 25, 2006

"Wyeth Selected as one of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Best Workplaces for Commuters for Third Consecutive Year", (58K PDF), Earthtimes.org, October 25, 2006

"EPA Names Best Workplaces for Commuters", (20K PDF), GreenBiz.com (Washington, DC), October 23, 2006

"Nike ranks high for commuting workers", (70K PDF), The Columbian (Beaverton, OR), October 23, 2006

"Bay Area workers get break on driving", (19k PDF), contracostatimes.com (Bay Area, CA), October 22, 2006

"Best Commuter Workplaces", (35K PDF), Line56 News, October 20, 2006

"EPA Honors Nike for Commuter Support", (24K PDF), Portland Business Journal (Portland, OR), October 20, 2006

"EPA: Nike a nice place for commuters", (32K PDF), KGW.com (Portland, OR), October 20, 2006

"Intel tops EPA commuter-friendly list, 8 more valley-based firms rank high", (31K PDF), San Jose Business Journal (San Jose, CA), October 20, 2006

"Nike Named One of the Country's Best Workplaces for Commuters by the U.S. EPA", (75K PDF), PR Newswire-FirstCall (Portland, OR), October 20, 2006

"Nike ranked one of best workplaces for commuters", (15K PDF), oregonlive,com, October 20, 2006

"16 employers in county boast commuter-friendly workplaces", (129K PDF), SignOnSanDiego.com (San Diego, CA), October 19, 2006

"16 employers in county boast commuter-friendly workplaces", (41K PDF), The Argus (Fremont, CA), October 19, 2006

"16 employers in county boast commuter-friendly workplaces", (32K PDF), San Diego Union Tribune (CA), October, 19, 2006

"Bay Area companies top list of most commuter-friendly", (133K PDF), insidebayarea.com (CA), October 19, 2006

"Bay Area firms tops in transit subsidies", (16K PDF), San Jose Mercury News (San Jose, CA), October 19, 2006

"Best employers for commuters? Tech World", (16K PDF), MSNBC.com (Washington), October 19, 2006

"EPA Releases List of Best Workplaces for Commuters", (205K PDF), Kansas City infoZine (Kansas City, MO), October 19, 2006

"Nike Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters", (15K PDF), OregonLive.com (Beaverton, Ore), October 19, 2006

"Study shows Bay Area has most commuter-friendly bosses", (16K PDF), Inside Bay Area.com (SF Bay Area, CA), October 19, 2006

"Sun Microsystems Recognized Among Best Workplaces for Commuters", (62K PDF), PR Newswire (New York, NY), October 19, 2006

"Tech Firms Top US list of Best Commuter Workplaces", (262K PDF), ChannelWeb, October 19, 2006

"Tech Firms Top US list of Best Commuter Workplaces", (20K PDF), InformationWeek, October 19, 2006

"Top 20 Best Companies for Commuters", (46K PDF), Line56 News, October 19, 2006

"40 Firms win alt-transit kudos", (25K PDF), Arizona Daily Star, October 18, 2006

"Businesses awarded Best Workplaces for Commuters", (37K PDF), bizjournals.com (Sacramento, CA), October 18, 2006

"Compuware Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters", (42K PDF), EARTHtimes.org (Detroit, MI), October 18, 2006

"Compuware Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters", (29K PDF), PRNewswire-FirstCall (Detroit, MI), October 18, 2006

"EPA Publishes Annual List of Companies that Ease or Eliminate Daily Commuting", (52K PDF), environment.about.com, October 18, 2006

"EPA Releases List of Best Workplaces for Commuters", (11K PDF),
Newsblaze (Folsom CA), October 18, 2006

"Getting to Work", (12K PDF), seattlepi.nwsource.com (Seattle, WA), October 18, 2006

"Helping employees get to work", (88K PDF), Market Watch (Washington, DC), October 18, 2006

"KPLU NW News Center - Jennifer Wing", Exit Web site NPR KPLU NW News Center 88.5 (Seattle, WA), October 18, 2006

"Microsoft, Eddie Bauer on list of best workplaces for commuters", (22K PDF), KING5.com (Seattle, WA), October 18, 2006

"Mill Valley resort firm completes Cabo deal", (20K PDF) Marin Independent Journal, October 18, 2006.

"News Brief: EPA Releases List of Best Workplaces for Commuters", (14K PDF), The Auto Channel (Washington, DC), October 18, 2006

"Nike Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters", (31K PDF), CSRwire, October 18, 2006

"Paid for not taking the car to work", (52K PDF), Seattle Post Intellegencer (Seattle, WA), October 18, 2006

"Tech Firms Top US list of Best Commuter Workplaces", (26K PDF), Reuters, October 18, 2006

"The A List", (15K PDF), Tucson Citizen (Tucson, AZ), October 18, 2006

"City businesses honored as commuter-friendly", (23K PDF), The Stamford Times (Norwalk, CT), October 10, 2006

"Cartus Recognized for Prestigious Award", (22K PDF), RisMedia (Norwalk, CT), October 6, 2006

"EPA New England Announces Fourth Annual List", (86K PDF), U.S. EPA government press release (Washington, DC), September 27, 2006

"Best Workplaces for Commuters recognized", (16K PDF), Nashua Telegraph (Nashua, NH), September 26, 2006

"Best workplaces for commuters recognized", (13K PDF), Stamford Times (Stamford, CT), September 25, 2006

"Best Workplaces for Commuters recognized", (17K PDF), Boston.Com (Concord, NH), September 24, 2006

"Head of commuter program honored", (160K PDF), Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, MD), September 17, 2006

"What is TXU doing for Texas?", (22K PDF), The Dallas Morning News (Dallas, TX), September 17, 2006

"Champlain College praised as commuter-friendly", (22k PDF), Burlington Free Press (Burlington, VT), September 16, 2006

"Sunset Development Company's Bishop Ranch Wins Best Workplace in America Award", (33K PDF), Business Wire (San Francisco, CA),
September 5, 2006

"What Students Missed Over The Summer", (98K PDF), BYU Newsnet (Provo, UT), September 5, 2006

"Business People", (80K PDF), The News Journal (Wilmington, DE), September 1, 2006

"Recognizing Excellence: EPA's Best Workplaces for Commuters Program" (3 MB PDF), Telework Exchange, September 2006

"Convenience, cost-saving on workers' daily travels", (18K PDF), New York Daily News (New York, NY), August 29, 2006

"Engage PR Receives "Best Workplaces for Commuters" Designation", (34K PDF), Business Wire (San Francisco, CA), August 29, 2006

"Commuter Aid", Syracuse Post Standard (Syracuse, NY), Aug. 7, 2006

"The roads not taken: Creative , economical ways of getting to campus abound", (257K PDF), Stanford Report, July 26, 2006

"Best Workplaces for Commuters Race to Excellence", (121K PDF), It All Adds Up-In the News, July 25, 2006

"Regarding oil, all in US are facing a crisis", (31K PDF), Albany Times Union (Albany, NY), July 20, 2006

"Employers Seek Alternatives for Easing Costs of Going to Work"
(55K PDF), Accountingweb.com (Indianapolis, IN), July 17, 2006

"Pima government group earns national kudos", (24K PDF), Arizona Daily Star (Tucson, AZ), July 14, 2006

"Companies Ramp Up Commuter Perks", (19K PDF), ABC News, July 11, 2006

"EPA Recognizes Transportation Solutions", (62K PDF), San Jose State University News (San Jose, CA), June 26, 2006

"Beau ideal — UF sets sustainability standard", (15K PDF), Tallahassee.com (Tallahassee, FL), June 19, 2006

"Vanderbilt University wins governor’s pollution prevention award; MTA Free Ride to Work program anchors environmental efforts", (65K PDF), Vanderbilt University News (Nashville, TN), June 19, 2006

"Microsoft vs. Google: Who's greener?", Exit Web site ZDNet UK (United Kingdom), June 6, 2006

"Commuting programs take bite out of gas prices", Exit Web site CNNMoney,
June 6, 2006

"Campus honored for providing transportation alternatives", (93K PDF), Currents Newspaper (UC Santa Cruz, CA), June 5, 2006

"BYU makes 'commuter friendly' list", Exit Web site BYU NewsNet (Provo, UT),
June 1, 2006

"EPA honors Emory commuter programs", Atlanta Journal Constitution (Atlanta, GA), June 1, 2006

"Sustainable Commuter Benefits Package Offers Nondriving Incentives for Workers", (70K PDF), Urban Land, June 2006

"CSUF honored for being environmentally friendly", Exit Web site OCRegister (Orange County, CA), May 31, 2006

"EPA honors UM as top commuter workplace", (446K PDF), Independent Record (Helena, MT), May 30, 2006

"EPA names USU as a best workplace for commuters", Salt Lake Tribune (Salt Lake, UT), May 25, 2006

"EPA lauds Tech, GMU efforts", Exit Web site Richmond Times Dispatch (Richmond, VA), May 25, 2006

"Cartus Named a ‘Best Workplace for Commuters’ by U.S. EPA and DOT",Exit Web site RisMedia.com (Norwalk, CT), May 25, 2006

"EPA names Region 8 universities to Best Workplaces for Commuters List", Exit Web site NewsBlaze (Folsom, CA), May 25, 2006

"2 Va. Universities Among Nation's Best for Commuters", Exit Web site WTOP (Washington, D.C.), May 23, 2006

"UF chosen for EPA's Best Workplaces for Commuters list", Exit Web site University of Florida (Gainesville, FL), May 23, 2006

"Colorado State named one of EPA's 'Best Workplaces for Commuters'", Exit Web site CSU e-comment (Fort Collins, CO), May 23, 2006

"Virginia Tech gets nod for aiding commuters" Exit Web site Roanoke Times, (Roanoke, VA), May 23, 2006

"2 Virginia universities selected among nation's best for commuters" Exit Web site WAVY-TV (Portsmouth, VA), May 23, 2006

"WVU named one of 'best workplaces' for commuters by EPA, DOT" Exit Web site West Virginia University Newsroom (Morgantown, VA), May 22, 2006

"Employers Can Make Parking Easier and Gain National Recognition",
(1.27MB PDF), The Parking Professional, May 2006

"The Benefits of Commuter Choice: U.S. EPA's Best Workplaces for Commuters", (173K PDF), Climate Biz News, May 2006

"EPA honors Aspen in D.C.", Aspen Daily News (Aspen, CO), April 7, 2006

"The Benefits of Commuter Choice: U.S. EPA's Best Workplaces for Commuters", (173K PDF), May 2006, GreenBiz.com, April 2006

"IndyGO Honored Nationally For Commuter Service", Exit Web site INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS (Indianapolis, IN), January 30, 2006

"Wayne Co. college offers bus passes", Exit Web site Detroit Free press (Detroit, MI), January 27, 2006

"Wiley Named As One of FORTUNE Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For 2006'', Business Wire (San Francisco, CA), January 10, 2006

"Let's follow Intel's lead to cleaner air", Exit Web site THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC (Phoenix, AZ), January, 7, 2006

"Yale Recognized for Promoting Commuting Alternatives", Exit Web site Working at Yale, Winter 2005-2006

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