Sustainable Transportation Office

Have you been wondering if it would work for you to take the bus? Summer is the perfect time to try a new travel routine.

Summer quarter bus passes are on sale now and they can be purchased in the following two ways:

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Jillian Trinkaus of WWU's Office of Sustainability has been awarded a $5,000 Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship by the Puget Sound chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar. The scholarship recognizes women who are studying in a transportation-related field and who exhibit dedication…

Western’s Office of Sustainability is Moving!

We are excited to announce that Western’s Office of Sustainability is moving to High Street Hall on Dec.4. We are looking forward to having a bit more elbow room and hope you will come by to say hello.

Connect with all our staff and…

Riding the bus is now even easier than ever! Employees' Western ID Cards can now be a WTA bus pass, and employees can purchase a bus pass for the academic year. Quarterly bus passes still only cost $23; the academic year bus pass costs $69.

If you received your Western ID Card before…

WWU Web Developer Brent Carey was tired of the hour-and-a-half commute by bus to get to campus from his home in Birch Bay.

Carey experiences seizures, and because of their frequency is no longer able to drive. Being an avid cyclist, he decided it was time to look into alternative forms…

Summer is the perfect time to shake up your commute. It's really easy to get stuck in a transportation rut. When you're crushed for time in the morning, it's easier to stick with the same routine than re-evaluate your commute, even when other options might serve you better. But with our great…

A huge thank you to the 51% of you who completed the Employee Transportation Survey last week. We have not reached our goal of at least 70% participation.

If you haven"t done your survey yet, please set aside 3 minutes to complete it now. If you have completed your survey, please…

Spring quarter employee bus passes now on sale; cost for a quarterly bus pass is $23.

There are two ways to purchase a bus pass.

Submit a ‘Faculty & Staff Quarterly Bus Pass’ e-sign form. We will process your request, and mail your bus pass to you via campus mail (or you…

Thirteen Western employees recently attended the Washington Higher Education Conference (WAHESC) at Gonzaga University in Spokane, a two-day, regionally focused event for representatives who teach, work in or study sustainability within higher education to present on academics, practices,…

It is only March and Western already has two Smart Trips winners!

Willie Smith who works in the History Department won $1000 in January and Lisa Burn who works in Woodring College of Education won $250 in February.

You too can be a Smart Trips winner. If you walk, ride a bike or…

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