Smart Commute Month 2017

Smart Commute Month (previously Smart Commute Week) is now a month-long event from September 11 – October 6, 2017! Now you have more time to fill out the Annual Survey to win great prizes. During Smart Commute Month, we’re going to be hosting events at most of our Smart Commute workplaces! If you are part of a Smart Commute workplace, stop by our booth at your workplace to fill out the annual survey and win. Subscribe to our newsletter to find out when we’ll be stopping by your Smart Commute Workplace.



2017 Bay Area Transportation Forum

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The forum will be an engaging and interactive series of presentations and workshops that explore Creating Connected and Integrated Communities. While the focus will be on Hamilton and Burlington a broader view on sustainable mobility and transit will also be covered through the presentations and workshops.

Four key themes, developed in consultation with past forum attendees and stakeholder groups, will be the focus of this forum:

  1. Improved transportation connectivity between Burlington and Hamilton
  2. Transportation Demand Management (TDM) and network design
  3. Re-prioritizing streets for sustainable transportation and health
  4. Building ridership, accessibility and inclusivity in transportation


Distinguished industry leaders will present perspectives, research and emerging issues on these themes. This will lead to tangible outcomes that the Cities of Hamilton and Burlington can use in their future planning and infrastructure development. Emphasis will be placed on practical and measurable results throughout the day. Our current list of speakers includes

Please click here to learn more about our speakers. 

Breakfast, lunch, snacks and refreshments are included in the conference registration fee.  We look forward to another year of engaging discussion and actionable outcomes.


Smart Commute Week 2016

Smart Commute Week is a great time to try a new ride! Explore your travel options and log a trip on the Smart Commute Tool for a chance to win great prizes. Find out more about Smart Commute!

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Carpool Week 2016

Thank you everyone who participated in Carpool Week 2016!


Carpool Week had a BIG impact. Smart Commute Hamilton members logged 1067 trips. We travelled 17,514 km across the City. We prevented 2,000 kg of greenhouse gas emissions. We saved $2,833 in costs. The top workplaces were Maple Leaf Foods, Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board, Aviva Insurance and Redeemer University College.

Celebrate Carpool Week 2016 with Smart Commute Hamilton!

Ever wonder why carpoolers have so much fun? They can reduce their travel time, socialize, make new friends AND save money. During Carpool Week, we encourage people like YOU to try carpooling to work, school, and beyond!

Carpooling has a number of great benefits!

Win Great Prizes By Exploring Your Ride!

If you share your ride, you can win! Smart Commute Hamilton will be giving away a number of great prizes for anyone who logs a carpool trip between January 25 to February 7.

  • One of three $500 VIA Rail travel vouchers (donated by VIA Rail)
  • One of three $50 Gas gift cards –  exclusive to Smart Commute Hamilton members
  • A daily draw for a $20 carpool gift car – exclusive to Smart Commute Hamilton members

Enter to win in three simple steps:

  1. Register of log into your Smart Commute Tool Account (be sure to join your workplace ‘Network)
  2. Explore your carpool options (Watch this video to learn how to explore you carpool options)
  3. Log a carpool trip onto the Smart Commute dashboard  (Watch this video learn how to log a trip)

Thank you to our grand prize sponsor