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2013 Commuter Choice Award Nominations

Stand up and be recognized for transportation innovation, nominations are being accepted now for the 2013 Commuter Choice Awards!

minneapolis trafficCommuter Connection is looking for employers, organizations, and individuals that are outstanding role models and leaders in innovative transportation solutions.  Our region’s quality of life is improved by transportation every day in reducing pollution and improving our air quality, reducing traffic congestion, improving mobility options and safety, and providing transportation education and outreach.  This is a great opportunity for your organization to gain regional recognition for your efforts or nominate someone for their work in transportation innovation.

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The Commuter Choice Awards will be held Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at St. Anthony Main Event Center in Minneapolis.

Employers

Employers that actively promote and encourage employees getting to/from work and  meeting via bus, train, walking, bicycling, carpooling or teleworking, we want you nominated. We know it’s a tall order to change travel behavior, especially when that employee has been driving alone for years. What has your business done to create positive change and foster healthy and environmentally friendly transportation options?  It’s time to toot your horn and share your success!  Nominate your business now!

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Organizations

Has your organization focused on innovative transportation projects or programs? Does your organization provide education to increase knowledge or skills to enable more people to use transportation options? Perhaps your organization created new technology or improved technology to make transportation options accessible, or simplified a process that may have prevented people in the past from using alternate transportation methods. Nominate your organization and share your accomplishments!

Individuals

Whether an amazing volunteer that serves on committees devoted to improving transportation modes or someone who has stepped up to create positive change in furthering innovative transportation alternatives, that person deserves to be nominated.

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Download the nomination form and nominate today!
Nominations due Friday, August 30
Email completed nomination forms to Awards@MetroTransit.org