Commute Options News

Bike/family community building movie: MOTHERLOAD

This Thursday from 6-10pm at Bend Brewing Company, 1019 NW Brooks Street, Bend Oregon 97701 Doors/Test rides: 6pm MOVIE STARTS AT DUSK (8:15ish) Part of the Bend Brewing Company Backyard Movie Series! MOTHERLOAD is a crowd sourced documentary in which the cargo...

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Buses are a solution to Central Oregon traffic

Three's a crowd, eh? We are all feeling the impact of the growing population in Central Oregon. One of the benefits of more people here is that we have better ways to get around. The Ride Bend free shuttle is a perfect example of how more people can get around...

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Should we try the scramble on Central Oregon streets?

Typical crosswalks are designed so that vehicles and pedestrians travel together in the same flow of traffic. For instance, when a walk sign is on for pedestrians traveling North-South, vehicles are allowed to travel North-South as well. People walking and vehicles...

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Commute Options heads to the Big Apple

ACT’s International Conference is the premier gathering of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) professionals in North America attracting over 550 attendees from across the United States, Canada, Europe, Africa and Australia. Attendees include individuals from major...

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Tired of Driving Alone? Try Get There Oregon!

Thank you so much for your patience during our switch from Drive Less Connect to Get There Oregon. As you know, technology changes can have their potholes, and we have experienced a little transition turbulence this last month. That being said, your reward will be...

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Summer Commute Options at your fingertips!

Free Rides with Ride Bend Ride Bend offers on-demand, app-driven transit service to the public. The free service will be available daily through Labor Day, from noon to 8 pm. Rides can be requested via a mobile app. A call-in number will also be available for...

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Ride Bend for FREE, starting July 1

The third season of the free Ride Bend transportation option will launch in Bend on July 1, with a new twist!  Instead of waiting at a bus stop, riders can request rides on demand via the new Ride Bend App (or via phone). Within the defined service area (see map), The...

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Become an Eco-Hero at Summer Camp in Bend!

What is sustainability and how can I live lighter? Your child can discover the answers to these questions and more while biking, swimming, and exploring our town. Campers will learn about sustainable food, renewable energy, environmental ethics, and how to bike safely...

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