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Commuter Choice Awards Nomination Form

Notice

All nomination materials must be submitted by 4 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2019.

Directions

The 2019 Commuter Choice Awards nominations will only be accepted through electronic format. If you have any questions about this nomination form, please contact a Transportation Management Organization or Metro Transit. Contact information is on the last page of this form.

Photographs and videos demonstrating the nominee’s efforts are an important part of the awards program.
Please make all efforts to provide visual documentation.

Eligibility

  • Awards recognize innovative outreach efforts or programs designed to increase the use of sustainable transportation modes such as taking the bus or train, biking, walking, carpooling, vanpooling or teleworking.
  • All nominees must be located within the seven-county metropolitan area. Nominees for the individual category must live or work within the seven-county metropolitan area.
  • Nominated programs and projects must have been implemented during the 2018 calendar year.
  • Employers must actively encourage their employees to use sustainable transportation options such as taking the bus or train, biking, walking, carpooling, vanpooling or teleworking.
  • Organizations must actively encourage their students, community members, or any audience other than employees, to use sustainable transportation modes such as taking the bus or train, biking, walking, carpooling, vanpooling or teleworking. Organizations with a primary mission of promoting sustainable transportation and transportation demand management are not eligible. However, projects in which such organizations were partners are eligible.
  • Individuals must demonstrate a commitment to promoting or advocating for transportation options in their workplace, school or community outside their regular work duties.
  • A Commuter Benefits Coordinator (CBC) is an individual who’s employment responsibilities include managing commuting options for fellow employees.

Judging panel and criteria

Nominations will be judged by a panel of Twin Cities’ transportation experts, commuter benefits coordinators, community leaders and human resources, wellness and sustainability professionals. Judges will evaluate entries based on the documented efforts and success of promoting transportation options. The goal is to reward and recognize those actively contributing to the reduction of congestion and emissions in the Twin Cities’ area through sustainable transportation initiatives.

Nomination Form

Nomination categories




 


 

This is for informational purposes only and will have no bearing on the judging of the nomination.  

Nominator contact information

Nominee contact information

Enter the name exactly as it should appear in the program and on your nomination certificate.

Project Overview

Notice

This description will appear in the awards program and on the Metro Transit website. Metro Transit reserves the right to edit for clarity and grammar.

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Project mission and objectives

Implementation and promotion

Results

Closing statement

Attachments

Attach PDF versions of promotional materials, photographs and/or other supporting documents with this form. Photographs and videos demonstrating the nominee’s efforts are an important part of the awards program. Please make all efforts to provide visual documentation.

Consent

I hereby authorize the use, in connection with the Commuter Choice Awards program, of my name, my company’s/organization’s name, non-financial information, photographs or video recordings of me from whatever source. I agree that no compensation shall be due me or my company for such usage.

By typing your name in this box you agree to the above terms.



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