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October is Walktober Month!   Updated 3 weeks ago

This Walktober, walk more to win more! The more walking steps/km that you log at activeswitch.ca/campus, the more medals you earn for a chance to win great prizes!

  • Bronze Medal - Log 30,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $50 Tim Hortons Gift Card.
  • Silver Medal - Log 50,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $100 Best Buy Gift Card.
  • Gold Medal - Log 80,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $200 Walmart Gift Card.
  • Platinum Medal - Log 100,000 steps for a chance to win a $300 Amazon Gift Card.

 Earn all four medals for a chance to WIN ALL FOUR PRIZES!

Visit walktobermonth.ca for more details.


Take advantage of free resources to help you squeeze in more steps!

Walktober Month Calendar with tips | Walktober Month Calendar - blank Step Conversion ChartWalking Tip Sheet | Walking Fact Sheet

Programs

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Find your Carpool Partner with Regional Rideshare    -   https://kings.regionalrideshare.ca
  Updated 2 months ago

Looking to save money and reduce your environmental impact in the community? Try carpooling to work with King's College University employees, students, and faculty! Regional Rideshare is your free ride matching tool that allows you to find carpool partners who share your commute.  

Get started in 4 easy steps:

  1. Enter a trip: Specify your origin and destination using addresses, choosing from a list, or clicking on a map. Choose when you want to carpool.
  2. Search then adjust: Search for people who share your destination and schedule, or if you share a route in common with another user.
  3. Invite and accept: Exchange invitations with your favourite matches.
  4. Start Carpooling

Click here to to get started!

Not sure? Click on the links below for step-by-step instructions on how to register an account and find a carpool match!

Carpool Ontario Flyer
Carpool Ontario Guide


Click here for Regional Rideshare's Mandatory Ride-Sharing Rules
Click here for Tips on Successful Ride-sharing

Active Switch Program    -   https://activeswitch.ca/campus
  Updated 3 months ago

Don’t miss out on the health benefits associated with physical activity! Get moving with the Active Switch Program by choosing active travel modes for your commute and other daily trips.


The Active Switch Campus online tool allows users to set goals, track progress and converts the distance travelled to illustrate the amount of calories burned and greenhouse gas emissions saved.

Track your active trips on activeswitch.ca/campus for a chance to win great monthly prizes!

Note: Please select "King's University College" campus  under City of London when creating an account on Active Switch

Not sure how to register? Click here to download the Active Switch Flyer for instructions on how to register an account

Emergency Ride Home Program    -  
  Updated 11 months ago

emergency ride home program taxi iconAs an employee at a participating Commute Ontario campus, you are eligible for the Emergency Ride Home (ERH) program.

If you have an unforeseen emergency on any day you use a sustainable method to commute to work, you can request a reimbursement of up to $75 for your emergency transportation costs. 

To submit an ERH claim, kindly click on the "Submit ERH Claim" link on the left navigation bar and complete the form.


Click here for program Terms & Conditions
Click here for Frequently Asked Questions

Links

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Commute Ontario    -   https://commuteontario.ca/
  Updated 1 month ago

Commute Ontario is a program of SustainMobility, designed to encourage commuters in the province of Ontario to adopt healthy and sustainable transportation options. 


website iconcommuteontario.ca
facebook iconCommute Ontario
twitter icon@commuteontario

Join London's E-Newsletter!    -   https://london.us5.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=8eb3476b6de13b4d39bc0c3d7&id=f6866cd8dd
  Updated 1 month ago

Stay connected and receive bi-weekly newsletter about important Council decisions and updates on new City intitatives delievered directly to your inbox.

Click here to sign-up for our e-newsletter today! 

London Transit    -   http://www.londontransit.ca/
  Updated 4 months ago

Explore your London Transit services. London Transit has over 23 million passengers per year and with 2, 200 bus stops across the city.

Click here  to view Schedules and Maps, Plan a Trip, or learn about Real-Time Bus Info.

Renew London (Construction Program)    -   https://www.london.ca/residents/Roads-Transportation/Road-Construction/Pages/RoadReport.aspx
  Updated 11 months ago

Find out about road closures and construction projects on City streets which may impact your daily commute.

Register for Overnight Parking    -   https://www.london.ca/residents/Parking/Parking-Rules/Pages/Overnight-Parking.aspx
  Updated 11 months ago

Starting Tuesday, September 4, overnight parking will be prohibited on all streets between 3am-5am. Drivers will need to register their vehicles for overnight parking using the overnight parking pass system.

Click here to Register for Overnight Parking Pass.

Current Events

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Walktober Month Updated 3 weeks ago
Starts: Oct 1, 2019
Ends: Oct 31, 2019

walk iconTake steps to a healthier lifestyle and challenge yourself to step-it-up during Walktober Month. Whether you walk to campus or just for fun, don’t forget to log your steps at activeswitch.ca/campus for a chance to WIN great prizes!

Log your walking trips to earn all 4 medals for a chance to win all 4 prizes:

  • Bronze Medal - Log 30,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $50 Tim Hortons Gift Card.
  • Silver Medal - Log 50,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $100 Best Buy Gift Card.
  • Gold Medal - Log 80,000 steps for a chance to WIN a $200 Walmart Gift Card.
  • Platinum Medal - Log 100,000 steps for a chance to win a $300 Amazon Gift Card.

Visit walktobermonth.ca for full contest details

 

Upcoming Events

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Carpool Month Updated 2 weeks ago
Starts: Feb 1, 2020
Ends: Feb 29, 2020

Cut the costs of driving alone by carpooling. Enter to WIN $500 towards your gas purchase by logging in or creating an account on Carpool Ontario at www.carpoolontario.ca

But Wait! There's More!

Earn an additional entry into the prize draw for each successful registration on Carpool Ontario. New registrants will be asked to provide the referring person's email address.

Stay tuned for more details!

 

Bike Month Ontario Updated 2 weeks ago
Starts: Jan 1, 2020
Ends: Jan 30, 2020

Track your cycling trips on the Active Switch online tool at activeswitch.ca/campus for a chance to WIN!

Stay tuned for campaign details.

 

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Commute Ontario Information Package   Updated 2 months ago

King's University College has teamed up with Commute Ontario to offers its faculty, staff and students with FREE sustainable commuting programs for an easier, healthier, and more enjoyable commute. Click here to download an information package to learn more. 

City of London Bike Map   Updated 2 months ago

This is your guide to bike lanes and paths in the City of London.

Click here for legend and more information on key areas.