Commute Options News

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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Congratulations and THANKS to Deschutes County

Commute Options wishes to thank Deschutes County for their decades long support of our trip reduction programs. The county’s Transportation Demand Management funds  from the County Road Department help reduce wear and tear on the county roadways by encouraging...

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An Electric Bike Can Revolutionize Your Commute

  By Katy Bryce, for Commute Options Imagine a new way of commuting to work. You pedal across Bend with ease, not noticing that you’re climbing up the Olney Avenue hill. You arrive at work after 20 minutes of fresh air and physical activity, yet you never broke a...

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