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April 24-25th | Columbus, OH
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Tax Reform Preserves Commuter Benefit
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A Better Journey for Everyone

The Association for Commuter Transportation, (ACT), is an international association and leading advocate for commuter transportation and transportation demand management (TDM). Commuting by bus, train, rideshare, bike, walking, or telework improves our world by contributing to energy independence, better air quality, livability, mobility, and reduced congestion. Through advocacy, education, and networking efforts, ACT strives to improve the lives of commuters, the livability of communities, and the economic growth of businesses.             Join ACT today!

Annual Conferences & Events

ACT National Calendar


February Webinar - The Right Program for Right Now: Leveraging technology & enhancing communication to connect employees to viable commute options

February 20, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

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Anyone that works in the Transportation Demand Management field is aware of the standard suite of strategies. However, finding ways to engage our commuter market and connecting them to preferred commute choices is not always as clear. In an age of social media and smart technologies, our customers, like any other market, have expectations about establishing a relationship with the service/product provider that is tailored to their specific needs. The panel will discuss scalable strategies that leverage customized data collection, enhanced communication tools, and integrated solutions to connect the commuter to the to the right commute choice and in turn, create lasting behavior change. By establishing a credible relationship with our employees, our investments into various programs will yield value by achieving greater participation.

  • Mark Melnyk, Swedish

  • Rachel Forseth, Steer Davies Gleave

  • Tom Harrington, Intuit


March Webinar - Tax Reform and Transit Benefits: Separating myth from reality and how your organization can benefit

March 13, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

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  • David Judd, Edenred Commuter Benefit Solutions

  • Kendle Bjelland, Commute Seattle


Patriot Chapter Lunch and Learn

April 18, 2018
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Chapter / Public Policy

Patriot Chapter will be hosting a Lunch and Learn on the commuter tax benefit
April 18, 2018 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Tony C's, 1265 Boylston Street, Boston
Tickets $15, but there is no charge for current ACT members
Please reserve your places here.

This program will provide a review of the federal Commuter Tax Benefit Law and the impact of the recently enacted federal tax law. Topics include:

  • Changes that impact the tax savings previously available to both employees and employers

  • The commuter tax benefits available under Massachusetts law as a consequence of the new federal tax law

  • Specific examples of how the amended law works

  • Q & A on the use of the benefit in 2018

Who should attend? Employer Transportation Coordinators, HR Benefits Coordinators, Business Owners, and anyone interested in learning more about the new commuter tax landscape.


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ImpACT! Leadership Mentor Sign-Up

ACT needs you!

We're looking for experienced TDM professional who can help young leaders. Please join our group of mentors for 2018 and become part of the support system for our ImpACT! Leadership ... See more

Please register if you are interested in mentoring a 2018 ImpACT! Leadership Program participant. You will be matched with a mentee shortly after the ImpACT! Leadership Program ends in January. This ... See more

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Submit a Session Proposal

Add “Conference Speaker” to your resume when you speak at #ACTconf18 in Anaheim, California. Don’t miss your chance, abstracts due 12/22. http://ow.ly/kG0K30haMdV

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The first day of December is here, which means you have exactly 22 days to submit your #ACTconf18 abstracts. http://ow.ly/RMJ330gQjRb

3 months ago

We are grateful for our new members who help us grow and work toward a better journey for everyone!
Here's a list of the new members we have been welcoming lately:
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Join ACT! ‹ ACT: Association for Commuter Transportation

Thank you to all who have liked our posts!
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ACT NorCal TDM Forum: Bringing the Future into TDM

Join Northern CA Chapter TDM Forum: Bringing the Future into ... See more

Join us to hear from organizations, ACT National, and Nelson/Nygaard how the future of TDM is taking place now. We'll hear about: Carpool to BART Program from Rachel Zack of Advisory Services, U.S. ... See more

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Bringing the Future Into TDM

Join us to hear from organizations, ACT National, and Nelson/Nygaard how the future of TDM is taking place now.

We'll hear about:
Carpool to BART Program from Rachel Zack of Advisory Services, ... See more

Join us to hear from organizations, ACT National, and Nelson/Nygaard how the future of TDM is taking place now.

We'll hear about:
Carpool to BART Program from Rachel Zack of Advisory Services, ... See more

3 months ago
Transportation Group: Local Associations Can Help Keep Communities Moving

Sharing some recent coverage of ACT's new publication on TMAs.

A new report from the Association for Commuter Transportation makes the case for local transportation management associations.

3 months ago
Protect the Transportation Fringe Benefit

Please help save the Transit Benefit!

The US House of Representatives will be considering reforms to the US tax code this week. These reforms may include ELIMINATING the ... See more

In 2016, commuters across the nation rejoiced when Congress passed and the President signed legislation establishing permanent parity between the transit benefit and parking benefit, raising the cap ... See more

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