Help manage traffic congestion, improve your health and preserve the environment – all while earning a reward! With Smart Commute Rewards, City of Austin employees can log their sustainable commutes and earn rewards for their efforts.
Program Guidelines and Administrative Leave Reward (ADL)
- Administrative Leave Reward Official Guidelines (Rules and Regulations)
- Exception to sustainable commute eligibility regarding parking personal vehicle at worksite
- Frequently asked questions about the program
In 2017, Smart Commute Rewards drew interest from organizations coast-to-coast, including the City of Santa Monica, CA; City of San Jose, CA; City of Hillsboro, OR; City of San Antonio, TX; City of Nashville, TN; City of Raleigh, NC; Pittsburgh PA’s Downtown Partnership, and New York City’s Department of Transportation.
In November 2017, the Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG) celebrated the organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to the region’s air quality at the Air Central Texas Awards. Austin Transportation received the 2017 Air Central Texas Public Sector Award for the Smart Commute Rewards program.
To learn more about the structure and results of the Smart Commute Rewards pilot program, download the report from March 2018.
Bike Week Contest
The Smart Commute Rewards contest runs Sept. 21-27, 2020. View the contest rules to participate.
Telework Survey Contest, 2020
Congratulations to our winners in the Telework Survey Contest: Carrie D., Cole H., Genest L., Jonessa M., and Marissa D.!
Capture Your Commute Contest. Jan. 6 - 19, 2020.
Congratulations to our winners in the Capture Your Commute Contest: Melissa A., Kristina C., Sahiti K., Vandesha L., and Jefferson L.
Questions? Call (512) 974-1150 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.