Commute Options News

Klamath kids “Meet the Bus”

Commute Options in Klamath Falls has trained over 600 second graders. The “Meet the Bus” program connects students to Basin Transit Service, teaching them how to ride the city bus, how to navigate around their neighborhoods, and the differences between a school bus,...

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Winter Is The Perfect Time to Start Carpooling

When Candy Freiboth learned that one of her son’s friends was not able to continue the dual immersion program at their middle school because he didn’t have a way to get there and back, she found a simple solution – carpooling. “He lives down the street and I knew his...

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Older parents? Commute Options has resources!

As our parents age, threat of social isolation and loneliness grows as they become less independent and able to do the things that they used to do. This includes visiting family and friends, going grocery shopping, or getting to and from medical appointments.  This...

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See and Be Seen on Friday October 5

Join Commute Options and the Downtown Bend Business Association (DBBA) at Starbucks from 5-7pm on October 5, during Downtown Bend First Friday Art Walk to SEE AND BE SEEN! Walk, bike, or carpool and remember to log your trip for Oregon's Drive Less Challenge.  Sample...

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POSITION FILLED 9/24/18 We are hiring!

POSITION FILLED 9/24/18 We're hiring! Commute Options is looking for a new Safe Routes to School educator to join our team. Please contact brian@commuteoptions.org for more information. Bend - $15.00/hr - Part Time Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Education Assistant...

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Walking School Buses Help Keep Kids Healthy

Let's Walk and Roll! By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options Walking to school just got easier for students and families in Deschutes, Crook, Jefferson and northern Klamath counties through a new Walking School Bus program headed up by Commute Options. A Walking School Bus...

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