Cascades West Transportation Options provides outreach, education, and carpool/vanpool matching services for commuters living or working in Linn, Benton, and Lincoln Counties. The program connects commuters within the Region and beyond to major cities such as Eugene, Salem, and Portland.
For information about commuter vanpools in the Region, visit www.ValleyVanpool.info.
For information about Regional Park and Ride sites, visit www.OCWCOG.org/ParkAndRide.
For information about Safe Routes to School projects, visit www.OCWCOG.org/SRTS.
When you share the ride, you:
- Reduce your fuel costs,
- Save on parking costs,
- Reduce air pollution emissions,
- Reduce wear and tear to your vehicle, and
- Can relax and enjoy the ride!
Get There is Oregon’s free ride matching and trip planning tool that makes it easier than ever to take advantage of transportation options like carpooling, vanpooling, walking biking, and riding transit. You can find walking or biking partners, log trips to be entered to win cool prizes, and calculate just how much money and CO2 you’ve saved! It’s quick, easy, and secure. Sign up at www.GetThereOregon.org.
Emergency Ride Home
If you commute to work by bike, bus, carpool/vanpool, or walking, you may be concerned with how to get home quickly in case of an emergency. The Cascades West Transportation Options Emergency Ride Home (ERH) program is here to help. Click HERE to learn more about this FREE program.