BP13: Alternative Transportation

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Annually communicate to occupants the alternative transportation options available at the building (carshare, bikeshare, rideshare, public transit, shuttle service, for example). Evaluate opportunities to improve occupant utilization of alternative transportation each year.

Implementation Requirements

  1. At least once per year, communicate available transportation options to all building occupants and users. These options might include: shuttle services, electric vehicle charging stations, carshare, rideshare, bikeshare, gyms/changing/shower facilities, and public transit (such as express buses).
  2. Annually evaluate the feasibility of additional clean transportation amenities and opportunities to increase usage. Complete the “Alternative Transportation Feasibility Assessment” below, or use your own assessment form if preferable.

Submittal Requirements

  • Snapshots or copies of the communications pieces used and date(s) issued.
  • Summary of the current-year alternative transportation optimization measures considered and the implementation plan for possible improvements. This may be included in the Annual Sustainability Planning Meeting Report. (See "Annual Sustainability Planning Report Template")
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Annually communicate to occupants the alternative transportation options available at the building (carshare, bikeshare, rideshare, public transit, shuttle service, for example). Evaluate opportunities to improve occupant utilization of alternative transportation each year.

Implementation Requirements

  1. At least once per year, communicate available transportation options to all building occupants and users. These options might include: shuttle services, electric vehicle charging stations, carshare, rideshare, bikeshare, gyms/changing/shower facilities, and public transit (such as express buses).
  2. Annually evaluate the feasibility of additional clean transportation amenities and opportunities to increase usage. Complete the “Alternative Transportation Feasibility Assessment” below, or use your own assessment form if preferable.

Submittal Requirements

  • Snapshots or copies of the communications pieces used and date(s) issued.
  • Summary of the current-year alternative transportation optimization measures considered and the implementation plan for possible improvements. This may be included in the Annual Sustainability Planning Meeting Report. (See "Annual Sustainability Planning Report Template")

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