Commute Options News

Seeking Board Member

Seeking Board Member

Commute Options is seeking applicants for the Board of Directors The Commute Options Board provides direction to the non- profit agency promoting transportation choice in Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson counties, as well as in The Dalles and Klamath Falls. Commute...

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Commute Options Names Brian Potwin as Executive Director

Commute Options Names Brian Potwin as Executive Director

BEND, OREGON – Statewide active transportation nonprofit Commute Options is pleased to announce Brian Potwin as their new Executive Director beginning December 7, 2019. Potwin, who already has over a decade working for Commute Options under his belt, moves into the...

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Safe Routes to School gears up for winter

Safe Routes to School gears up for winter

While the weather may be changing, kids are still walking and rolling! At Elk Meadow Elementary school Commute Options taught 1st and 3rd graders how to act when walking near the road and how to use crosswalks safely. If you are driving near schools, remember to slow...

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New bus service for the Northwest

New bus service for the Northwest

Germany's FlixBus will partner with the Seattle-based charter company MTR Western to begin offering rides in Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Service is set to begin Nov. 21 with round-trip tickets between Seattle and Portland starting at $9.99. In Oregon, buses will...

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Winners in the 2019 Get There Challenge

Winners in the 2019 Get There Challenge

Thank you to all 2,279 Get There Challenge participants! Your hard work makes Oregon a great place to live and get around. All across Oregon, we made 40,000 trips, traveled over 35,000 miles, saved 9.95 tons of CO2 emissions, and burned 3.1 million calories. Way to...

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Get There Challenge Winners 2019

Get There Challenge Winners 2019

Congratulations to Jackie and Jacob, who will be e-biking over to Central Oregon Locavore to spend $25 won in this year's Get There Challenge! Many prizes were awarded to winners from all around Commute Options Territory. Although the Challenge ended Monday October...

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