Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s Bike Month Ontario campaign! During the month of June, participants from 31 municipalities and 24 workplaces and campuses logged over 1,900 cycling trips on the Active Switch online tool! Great job Ontario!
Here’s the impact of 1,900 + cycling trips:
- Over 31,000 km cycled and logged.
- Preventing over 4,000 kg of harmful greenhouse gases from entering the atmosphere.
- Cost savings of over $17,500.
- Reducing over 31,000 km of vehicle travel.
Congratulations to Nathan Pray from the City of Brantford, winner of the $500 Sport Chek Gift Card!
For full details, visit bikemonthontario.ca
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:
- 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.
- Search then adjust: Search for people who share your destination and schedule, or if you share a route in common with another user.
- Invite and accept: Exchange invitations with your favourite matches.
- Start Carpooling
Click here to to get started!
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
As 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.
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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.
Find out about road closures and construction projects on City streets which may impact your daily commute.
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.
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September is Transit Month!
Whether you are a regular rider or trying transit for the first time, Transit Month is a time to celebrate and reward transit riders.
Pledge to take transit in September for a chance to WIN a fantastic prize.
Stay tuned for more Transit Month details.
October is Walktober!
Aim to walk at least 10,000 steps per day during Walktober and move towards a healthier lifestyle. Log your walking trips online at activeswitch.ca/campus for a chance to WIN GREAT PRIZES.
Stay tuned for more Walktober details.