It's a good feeling when we can save on fuel, general car
maintenance, oil changes, parking and tires.
It's a good feeling when we know we are doing something good
for our environment and congestion problems.
It's a really good feeling if we can arrive at work less hassled from
the morning commute, having enjoyed social conversation with a
Your origin, destination, and work times are used to provide a
list of possible carpool or bike buddy matches as well as convenient
park and ride lots along your route. Madison commuters can also check
for vanpool matches and transit information.
The software maps your location and finds potential matches
within parameters chosen by you. Matches can be refined by altering
the search parameters and time flexibility you set.
Your match report will show individuals with similar commutes and
work hours. Simply contact people on your list to see if they are
willing to share a ride or if they are interested in biking together.
Use the carpool/bike buddy tips to help you get started on the
right foot. Keep in mind that using alternate transportation even one
day a week can be beneficial. Bike buddies are matched by levels of
Once you are registered with the program, there are features that
can enhance your experience with the program:
At any time
log in and rerun match lists, update
your profile, choose to participate in other program features, or
delete your registration.
If you would like to determine your environmental or financial
savings by using alternative transportation, you can record your
commute each day through a message that comes to a smart phone
In addition, you can log in through Facebook and also see the
public information of those who you match with.