Commute Solutions Month is brought to you by the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). A MPO is a local decision-making body that is responsible for overseeing the metropolitan transportation planning process. H-GAC is designated by the State of Texas as the region’s MPO for transportation planning in Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery and Waller Counties.
Commute Solutions Month is celebrated annually in August to empower commuters and employers to work together to improve air quality and regional mobility by adopting alternative commute options, such as vanpooling, carpooling, taking the bus, teleworking, biking or walking.
August 1-31, 2018
Where: Harris, Walker, Fort Bend, Brazoria, Galveston, Chambers, Liberty and Montgomery counties.
The Houston-Galveston area ranks as the 11th worst region in the country for traffic congestion. By trying a commute solution, such as vanpooling, carpooling, taking the bus, teleworking, biking or walking, area commuters can work together to improve the quality of their lives and of the region.
Link to Commute Solutions Website: http://findasmarterwaytowork.org/