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TDM Tidbits

TDM Tidbits is our weekly roundup of the top headlines and research in transportation demand management.

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Five ways employers are thinking big on commuter benefits

A new publication from the Association for Commuter Transportation, entitled “Getting to Work,” highlights the ways several forward-thinking employers are offering better commuting options to their employees. Each story offers a look at the unique transportation challenges major employers face – from parking crunches to time-consuming commutes – and which solutions have proven effective in addressing… Read more »

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Which employers are leading on commuter benefits?

Employer TDM programs aren’t just for reducing congestion on highways – they also make good business sense, contributing to productive workplaces and employee retention. Best Workplaces for Commuters, a program of the Center for Urban Transportation Research, today released its 2017 list of employers leading the way in TDM programs, a national lineup of companies making… Read more »

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TDM Tidbits: Despite the Hoopla, Millennials Are Just Like All the Other Urbanists

TDM Tidbits brings you the top news and research about transportation demand management initiatives from around the country and world. NATIONAL Zipcar Survey Finds Millennials Are Just Like All Other Urbanites When it Comes to Transportation Preferences and Car Ownership (Washington Post) Federal Judge Rules Uber Must Face Lawsuit Claiming Bias Against Blind Riders With Service… Read more »

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TDM Tidbits: UberPool Data Gives Insight to Local Travel Patterns

TDM Tidbits brings you the top news and research about transportation demand management initiatives from around the country and world. NATIONAL Uber Estimates 164,000 Fewer Miles Have Been Driven by UberPool Carpool Users (Re/Code) Study Finds Asthma Rates Similar For Black Youth in Detroit and Rural Georgia (Helio) Household Spending on Transportation is Squeezing the Middle-Class… Read more »