Less stress, more money, healthier community: Come hear why smart employers help workers be smart commuters

attend the reception!Keeping their workers from streaming into their job sites steaming from a long, frustrating commute is what many government agencies and Triangle employers are happily accomplishing with assistance from GoTriangle’s transportation demand management tools.

Through its Share the Ride NC program, GoTriangle helps employers develop smart-commute plans that allow workers to telework or carpool, vanpool, use public transit, bike or walk to work so they can reduce their reliance on single-occupancy vehicles. That helps workers save money and reduces negative environmental effects as well. Continue reading

Video Wrap-Up | Storm Relief Bus

On Wednesday, October 26, GoTriangle, RDU International, United Way, and WRAL partnered to fill a Storm Relief Bus with needed items for families affected by Hurricane Matthew. By 7pm that night, the three buses and two vans in Carter-Finley Stadium Lot were filled to the brim with canned goods and cleaning supplies for families affected by Hurricane Matthew.

Thanks to the generous Triangle community, the Storm Relief buses traveled into eastern North Carolina on Thursday, October 27, stopping in Nash, Edgecombe, Wilson, and Johnston counties. Items were supplied to the United Way of Tar River Region (Rocky Mount, NC), United Way Food Drive (Wilson, NC), and Partnership for Children and Boys and Girls Clubs of Johnston County (Selma, NC).

GoTriangle thanks their partners and the wonderful Triangle community for the outpour of love and support. Check out the video below:

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GoTriangle Storm Relief Bus

storm-relief-logoGoTriangle is partnering with WRAL-TV, United Way & Raleigh-Durham International Airport to help communities in eastern North Carolina impacted by Hurricane Matthew by collecting and delivering critical need supplies.

We need you! Bring canned goods and more to help fill the GoTriangle Storm Relief Bus on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 5am-7pm at Carter-Finley Stadium Lot, Gate A, Trinity Rd. in Raleigh. Continue reading

Celebrating Customer Service Week

logo_2016_finalIt’s National Customer Service Week and we thought it was about time we celebrate the amazing customer service associates who keep the GoTransit Regional Information Center running!

The GoTransit Regional Information Center provides a single source of information about public transportation services, ridesharing, and paratransit services throughout the Triangle at 919-485-RIDE (7433). The center serves GoTriangle, GoDurham, GoRaleigh, GoCary and the Town of Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill Transit).  Continue reading

Guest Post: Why a longer commute makes me 4X happier

Henry Copeland, the founder of Racery.com (an app that boosts motivation, team spirit, and fitness), recently gave GoTriangle‘s Route 405 a try. Route 405 is the GoTriangle connection between Chapel Hill and Durham. Copeland was surprised to find joy in transit: “What started a few weeks back as a one-day experiment has turned into a psychic journey that’s been full of pleasant surprises.”

See racery.com/blog for the post I just rewrote on/about this bus.

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Why You Should Be Riding Transit Right Now

#GoTogether walk.pngOn Tuesday, GoTriangle launched their GoTogether campaign, sharing a new websitelaunch video, and asking riders to share their story using #GoTogether.

The day was filled with wonderful stories of multimodal experiences, friends who travel together, and transit camaraderie. Still on the fence about transit? Let current riders ease your worries: Continue reading