Ride Matching2019-07-03T18:09:46+00:00

Ride matching

Carpooling can save you money and frustration on your commute to and from work. We assist you in finding a carpool partner who shares your commute route and schedule. Commute with a partner every day or once a week.  You’re in charge!

We Guarantee Your Commute Will Never Leave You Stranded
The North Shore TMA’s FREE  Guaranteed Ride Home Program is your 24/7 commuter “insurance policy.”  We use UBER to make getting your ride fast, easy and convenient.

RideAmigos

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Connect to your perfect commute

The North Shore TMA has partnered with RideAmigos to bring members a comprehensive App-based interactive platform to provide customized options designed to provide choice for how you travel to/from our North Shore TMA communities of communities of Beverly, Danvers, Lynn, Peabody, and Salem. Whether you live, work, or are visiting the North Shore, our Commute Connect App will help you find the best, most cost-effective, sustainable transportation option for your commute.

With the Commute Connect App

Commuters can:

  • Display all multi-modal commuting options based upon where you live and work
  • Find ride matches for one-time rides, reoccurring trips and vanpool opportunities
  • Identify cost savings, Co2 reduction, and reduced vehicle miles at your fingertips
  • Turn on the automated trip tracker to automatically log your commutes to earn great incentive awards for our Green to Work program for trips to/from your home/worksite using a sustainable transportation option
  • Our Guaranteed Ride Home (GRH) program with UBER will also be integrated and administered through this platform.

Employers and Property Managers can:

      • Deliver commuter benefits to employees through a one-stop portal
      • Measure, quantify, and compare the impact of transportation programs and initiatives
      • Survey employees/residents
      • Assess areas for improvement/investment based on your sustainability and parking management goals
      • Download and display data in multiple formats allowing for easy incorporation into presentations

We’ll keep you posted with updates on this great new program launch through our social media. Stay tuned!

Did you know?

  • A 25-mile commute costs about $2,000 annually in gas alone. By alternating the days you drive to work, you stand to save roughly $1,000 – and that’s before you factor in tolls, depreciation, and any parking costs. Bring a third buddy, and the savings climb to $1,300!
  • Statewide leaving the car at home and taking another way (ride share, transit, bike or walk) has annually saved 23 million driving miles annually and kept more than 10,000 tons of pollution out of the air we breathe!

We’re here to help!

If you need assistance in identifying your best commuting option, commute route, or have any questions – we’re here to help! Contact the TMA.

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