OSU-Cascades Students Drive Less and Save More

By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options Congratulations to OSU-Cascades for its first school year promoting transportation options in our community. Through the Drive Less Save More: OSU-Cascades program, students, staff and faculty reduced their drive alone trips through...

Get or Give a Ride to the 4 Peaks Music Festival

Commute Options is proud to be a non-profit partner with the 4 Peak Music Festival, June 15 – 18. Through this partnership, Commute Options is assisting 4 Peaks in their attempt to work alternative transportation options into their festival master plan. This...

Walking: The Superfood of Physical Activity

By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options We all know that physical activity is good for us and many of us make the effort to include an hour of exercise a day. However, research now shows that you can’t necessarily offset 10 hours of sitting with one hour of exercise....

Oregon Legislators Eye $131 Million for Active Transportation

By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options The Oregon Legislative session began on February 1 st , but legislators are just now sharing details that might make up a statewide transportation funding bill. On March 23, during a meeting of the Joint Committee on Transportation...

Walking and Biking…In A Roundabout Way

By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options Roundabouts. They’re a Bend “thing”, right? Bend is peppered with these traffic intersections, usually marked by lovely public art. Now the City of Sisters is getting in on the game, constructing its first roundabout at the...