TMA News

Another beautiful Bike to Work Day

You can still participate in the Smart Commute Bike to Work Day contest- simply bike to work and log your trip on the Smart Commute Online Tool for a chance to win 1 of 3 $500 VIA Rail vouchers. Contest ends June 30. On May 30th the Halton Region celebrated the 2016 Bike to Work Day with […]

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Cycling Trivia

How well do you know about cycling in Toronto?

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It’s not too late to prepare!

The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games are coming to the Greater Golden Horseshoe region this summer. This will be the largest international multi-sport event Canada has ever hosted! It is anticipated that the Games will draw more than 10,000 athletes and officials, 250,000 visitors and 4,000 media  representatives. This means more people […]

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Cogeco Cable Canada gets Games ready

With the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games right around the corner, one Burlington company is already well prepared with strategies to ensure that their business is not adversely affected. Cogeco Cable Canada, a telecommunications company that specializes in telephone, internet and cable television, is based in Montreal and has a large regional office in […]

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Watch our Smart Commute tool video guides!

We just released 10 video tutorials to show you  how  to get the most out of our online tool. The videos explain how to explore your commuting options from A to B, find a carpool partner, track your impact, and much more. The video playlist includes: how to register >> the dashboard >> joining and […]

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Take ‘charge’ of your commute

Transportation accounts for approximately 25 per cent of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions, and some of the biggest culprits are cars and trucks. Fortunately, more and more Canadians are becoming ‘electri-curious’ – and many Smart Commute members are getting an inside look at just why electric vehicles may be the wave of the future. Recently, one […]

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Smart Commute Awards 2014

L3 Wescam Wins Employer of the Year for Halton Region! The Smart Commute Awards take place every November as a way to recognize the outstanding efforts of the employer members for the successful implementation of their Smart Commute programs. Each Smart Commute organization nominates their top employers for their commitment, leadership, innovation and results achieved […]

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Smart Commute Week – by the numbers!

October 30, 2014 It takes Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) residents an average of 82 minutes a day to commute from home to work. Considering that 70 per cent of commuters in Toronto, for instance, travel to work by car, it’s no wonder that we are plagued by traffic congestion. During Smart Commute Week […]

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Frustrated with your commute? There’s a tool for that!

New online tool for smart commuters Gridlock, wasted time and poor air quality all point to a problem commuters face daily in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). To the rescue comes a new online tool developed by Smart Commute that is aimed at steering people away from drive-alone trips by helping them explore […]

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