PACE Award, Government Champions/State Employer: Georgia Institute of Technology
Employer Service Organization Partner: Midtown Transportation
The Georgia Tech Parking and Transportation office offers a variety of commute options and incentives, including a transit network offering free trips around campus and connectivity to the midtown MARTA station. Also offered are discounted or free Zipcar memberships, free carpool matching, and pre-tax payroll deduction for MARTA passes.
The biking infrastructure at Georgia Tech is impressive. There are hundreds of new bike racks and miles of bike lanes across campus, and bike sharing has increased in popularity. Georgia Tech campus researchers also developed the Cycle Atlanta app. The school is currently recognized nationally as a ‘Bicycle Friendly’ university.
Finalist: State Board of Pardons and Paroles