This June, you’re invited to participate in the Bike Month Ontario campaign. Let’s get cycling!
Register a FREE account at activeswitch.ca/workplace and log your cycling trips to be entered to WIN a $500 Sport Chek gift card!
Earn a prize draw entry for every cycling trip you log. There’s no limit to the number of prize draw entries you can earn, so cycle and log often!
REGISTRATION IS EASY!
- Visit activeswitch.ca/workplace/register
- Select your workplace location and name
- Complete the “Create an Account” page
Visit bikemonthontario.ca for more information.
Click here to get more information about bicycle safety.
Help protect yourself and others by only traveling if you must. But if you need to share a ride for an essential trip, there are a few things you can do to help stay safe and reduce your risk of exposure to COVID-19.
Click here to view and download carpooling guidelines to ensure that every trip is a safe trip for the driver and the passenger.
Please note that SustainMobility recommends that all carpool activity is suspended until such time as deemed appropriate by the Ontario Public Health authorities.
The Smart Commute tool is a trip planning tool that allows users to explore commute options, match trips with others and track personal impact. Find your carpool partner on the Greater Toronto Airports Authority Smart Commute tool.
Click here to register or login to begin!
To find out how you can get your carpool parking permit, please contact Anelia Godinho at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Green Commuter Rebate Program encourages GTAA employees to rethink their commute to work. Employees who use sustainable modes of transportation like walking, cycling, carpooling, or public transit when traveling to and from work, 70% of the time during a given month, and log their activity on the Smart Commute Tool, are eligible for a taxable $70.00 monthly rebate.
Click here to visit the GTAA Portal to find how you can get started today!
Click here for Frequently Asked Questions.
Beginning January 6, 2020, Airport employees who choose to use GO Transit for their daily commute to work can save 50% off regular PRESTO fares on eligible GO trips. To register, visit the UP Express Counter at Terminal 1 Arrivals (level).
Click here for more information about how you can take advantage of this great incentive.
Don’t miss out on the health benefits associated with physical activity! Get moving with the Active Switch Workplace Program by choosing active travel modes for your commute and other daily trips.
The Active Switch workplace online tool allows users to set goals, track and monitor progress and converts the distance travelled to illustrate the amount of calories you have burned and greenhouse gas emissions you have saved.
Track all your active trips on activeswitch.ca/workplace for a chance to win monthly prizes!
Note: When creating an account on Active Switch, please select the "City of Mississauga" as your City and the "Greater Toronto Airports Authority" as your workplace.
Not sure how to register? Click here to download the Active Switch Flyer for instructions on how to register an account
As an employee at a participating Commute Ontario workplace, you are eligible for the Emergency Ride Home (ERH) program.
If you have an unforeseen emergency on any day you use a sustainable method to commute to work, you can request a reimbursement of up to $75 for your emergency transportation costs.
To submit an ERH claim, kindly click on the "Submit ERH Claim" link on the left navigation bar and complete the form.
Ontario's Guide to Safe Cycling provides important information, tips and techniques to help make you a safe, confident cyclist whether you are a new or experienced rider.
Click here to view the guide.
Looking for a place to meet up with your carpool partner before entering the highway system? Take advantage of free Ministry of Transportation (MTO) carpool parking lots today.
Click here to find a carpool parking lot near you.
Carpool lots are restricted to a maximum of 120 consecutive hours. Selected lots are also served by public transit.
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September is Transit Month!
Whether you are a regular rider or trying transit for the first time, Transit Month Ontario is a time to celebrate and reward transit riders.
Pledge to take transit in September for a chance to WIN a $500 Apple gift card!
Visit transitmonthontario.ca for full details.
Cut the costs of driving alone by carpooling. Enter to WIN $500 towards your gas purchases by logging in or creating an account on Carpool Ontario from carpoolmonth.ca
But Wait! There's More!
Earn an additional entry into the prize draw for each successful registration on Carpool Ontario. New registrants will be asked to provide the referring person's email address.
The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) has teamed up with Commute Ontario to offer its employees with FREE sustainable commuting programs for an easier, healthier, and more enjoyable commute. Click here to download an information package to learn more.