Transportation

Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Bicycling
Carpooling and Vanpooling
Mass Transit

GENERAL RESOURCES

DC metro

Bethesda Transportation Solutions: Find out what commuting options are available to you and what incentives the town offers to clean commuters.

My Green Montgomery Green Projects – Transportation: Gives practical advice on how to reduce your greenhouse gas and pollution footprint from transportation.

Better Ways to Work!: Montgomery County Commuter Services offers several commuter guides and incentive programs for clean commuting, both to employees and employers, such as free/discount parking for carpools and vanpools and Guaranteed Ride Home.

Commuter Connections: The DC metro area’s resource for faster, cleaner, and cheaper commuting. Find out about Guaranteed Ride Home, ridesharing services, and several other employee and employer incentives.

Green Commuting at University of Maryland, College Park: Are you a UMD student? Learn about the different ways the university can help you green up your commute to class.

ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLES

EV charging station

Maryland Energy Administration – Transportation: Find out about the incentives the state of Maryland provides for alternative fuels vehicles, including grants, loans, rebates, and tax incentives.

Alternative Fuels Data Center: Learn about alternative fuels, how you can conserve fuel, where you can find alternative fuel stations in the U.S., and what federal and state incentives are available for each alternative fuel.

FuelEconomy.gov: A comprehensive, interactive guide to fuel economy, fuel efficient and alternative fuel vehicles, fuel prices, money-saving strategies, and federal tax incentives for each category of green vehicle.

Electric vehicle charging stations at the University of Maryland, College Park: Find out how you can charge your electric vehicle for free at any of the campus’ five charging stations.

BICYCLING

BikeMontgomery.com: Explore all things related to biking in Montgomery County, including a bikeway map (http://bikemap.montgomerycountymd.gov).

bike commutingMontgomery Bicycle Advocates (MoBike): Do you want better conditions for bikers in Montgomery County? Find out how MoBike serves you and how you can help work for better bike facilities, safer roads, better laws, and a more educated public.

Washington Area Bicyclist Association (WABA): The national capital region’s bicycle advocacy organization, serving DC, Alexandria, and Arlington, Fairfax, Montgomery, and Prince George’s Counties. Find out how you can benefit and get involved.

Bike Washington: An informational website for bicyclists in DC. Learn about bike trails, bike commuting, bike events, and more.

Coalition for the Capital Crescent Trail: An all-volunteer organization that works to maintain, build, and enhance the shared-use trail that runs from Georgetown to Silver Spring.

Bike Maryland: The state’s bicycle advocacy organization.

League of American Bicyclists: The nation’s bicycle advocacy organization.

CARPOOLING AND VANPOOLING

vanpooling

Van Ride: A company that provides safe, reliable, and convenient vanpooling services that save you money in your commute.

eRideShare.com: Find people to carpool with in your area.

Slug-Lines.com: Find out how this carpool system unique to the DC area works.

MASS TRANSIT

train

National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP): The nation’s oldest and largest citizen-based organization advancing intercity trains and transit.

Montgomery County Ride-On Buses: A guide to using the county’s bus system.

Washington Metro Area Transit Authority: Your resource for the DC area’s metro rail and bus services.

MARC Train: A guide to using the commuter rail system that services Harford County, Maryland; Baltimore City; Washington D.C.; Brunswick, Maryland; Frederick, Maryland and Martinsburg, West Virginia.

Sponsors

Champion

Capital One Bank
Honest Tea

Leader

The Bernstein Companies
Chevy Chase Acura Nissan
Cohn Reznick 
Consultance Accounting Services
LetterSpace Creative
MOM's Organic Market

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