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Carlsbad TDM Menu of Options

The Carlsbad TDM Menu of Options is designed to assist developers, property managers, and employers choose the right TDM strategies for their worksites. The TDM Menu of Options includes approximately 50 unique strategies that encourage people to use alternative modes of transportation and reduce drive-alone trips. TDM practices benefit businesses and their employees in many ways, such as reduced work stress, improved morale, better productivity and commute affordability, among others.

Each of the strategies in the TDM Menu of Options is indexed by strategy type, transportation mode, policy/program, geography, cost, and effectiveness. Explore the entire list of strategies or focus on the categories that matter most to you by using the filters. The menu includes a brief description of each strategy, with real-world examples and links to related policy guidelines where applicable.

Please contact the Carlsbad Transportation Administrator for help creating your TDM plan.

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Strategy

Description

Guidelines

Newsletters & Social Media Campaigns
Newsletter Social Media Campaigns

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: Medium

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Marketing

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, kiosk or bulletin, and/or promotional events. 

Commuter Recognition Program
Commuter Recognition Program

Create a program that tracks employee commute trips and recognize top commuters. Track and recognize top sustainable commuters each month to reward existing commuters and encourage drive-alone commuters to change their travel mode. Prizes, newsletter features, and email blasts announcing winners help draw in new participants and encourage sustained participation by existing commuters. 

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Incentive Marketing

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, kiosk or bulletin, newsletter and social media campaign, New Employee Information Package, raffle prizes, and/or free try transit passes.

Promotional Events
Promotional Events 2

Participate and promote regional events that encourage alternative commute options, such as Bike to Work Day and Rideshare Week. Employers can organize worksite events, such as kick-off events and raffles, in parallel with regional events to further incentivize participation by coordinating with iCommute.

 

Cost: Free (iCommute)/Low/Medium

Effectiveness: High

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute organizes Bike to Work Day each May in addition to Rideshare Week every October to promote the benefits of sustainable commute options.

Promotional Events

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Marketing SANDAG iCommute

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, kiosk or bulletin, newsletter and social media campaign, New Employee Information Package, and/or free try transit passes.

Unbundled Parking

Separating parking costs from leases provide tenants flexibility to choose to not to own a car or to own fewer cars by opting out from paying for unused parking spaces. This strategy works best in areas where on-street parking is managed (e.g., priced parking, residential permit programs, time limits) to reduce unintended consequences of employees parking in adjacent neighborhoods.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio LEED Certification Parking Management Plan Smart Growth Parking

**Requires City approval**

LEED: NPDc8, option 5

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 9.5.1 Unbundled Parking Costs and Cash-Out Programs

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as parking pricing, car/bike share, and/or transit/vanpool subsidy.

Parking Cash-Out

Offer employees who are provided free parking the option to take the cash value of the space in lieu of the space itself. California state law requires certain employers who provide subsidized parking for their employees to offer a cash allowance in lieu of a parking space.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Incentive Parking Management Plan Parking

CA State Law (Assembly Bill 2109, Katz; Chapter 554, Statutes of 1992)

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 9.5.1 Unbundled Parking Costs and Cash-Out Programs

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as real-time travel information, paid/permitted parking, transit/vanpool subsidy, and/or unbundled parking.

Paid/ Permitted Parking
Paid Permitted Parking

Charging for the use of parking is a disincentive of driving alone to work and works best in areas where on-street parking is managed (e.g., priced parking, residential permit programs, time limits, etc.) to reduce unintended consequences of employees parking in adjacent neighborhoods.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Parking Management Plan Mobility Hub Parking

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as real-parking demand management, park & ride, parking cash out, and/or unbundled parking.

Real-Time Parking Demand Management
Real Time Parking Demand Management

Provide real-time information on parking availability to help reduce the time it takes to find parking while helping to distribute parking across different facilities.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: Medium

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Parking Management Plan Mobility Hub Smart Growth Parking Technology

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 9.5.3 Demand Management Technologies

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Service Amenities: Smart Parking

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as real-time travel information, wayfinding, park & ride, paid/permitted parking, and/or shared parking.

Shared Parking

Maximize the use of parking spaces at different times of day by sharing parking with businesses with different peak parking demand.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: Medium

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Infrastructure Parking Management Plan Smart Growth Parking

PMP: Shared Parking

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 9.5.2 Shared Parking

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as on-site amenities, real-time parking demand management, carshare, and/or parking cash-out.

On-Site Transit Pass Sales
On Site Transit Pass Sales

Sell transit passes on-site as a service for employees and tenants to conveniently purchase their next month’s transit passes. Passes can be sold at regular price or discounted for employees or tenants as an incentive.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Incentive Marketing Transit

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, transit/vanpool subsidy, personalized commute assistance, commuter recognition program, and/or pre-tax commuter benefits.

Guaranteed Ride Home (GRH)
Guaranteed Ride Home

Offer GRH services to individuals who use alternative modes to commute to work.  Refer individuals to iCommute to sign up for the program. This service provides employees who commute to work using non-driving option with a safety net when they have an emergency.

Cost: Free (iCommute)/Low/Medium

Effectiveness: High

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** The GRH program provides commuters who choose to carpool, vanpool, take transit, bike, or walk to work with an emergency ride home via uber, Yellow Cab, or Enterprise Rent-A-Car up to three times per year.

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Carpool Office Park Incentive LEED Certification Transit SANDAG iCommute Vanpool

LEED: NPDc8, option 5

Carpool/ Vanpools Formation Assistance
Carpool Vanpools

Facilitate the formation of carpools/vanpools for commuters with similar travel routes. Employers can offer a carpool/vanpool start up incentive to encourage employees to join or start a carpool/ vanpool. ETCs should direct employees to the iCommute website where they can learn about the $400 monthly vanpool incentive provided by SANDAG or download carpool matching apps such as uberPOOL, Lyft Line, or Waze Carpool.

Cost: Free (iCommute)/Low

Effectiveness: High

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute can assist employers with carpool/vanpool formations by providing onsite ride matching events.  Users can explore the iCommute website and their name to the vanpool interest list or search for open seats in existing vanpools.

Climate Action Plan Carpool Office Park Shared Mobility SANDAG iCommute Vanpool

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as personalized commute assistance, vanpool subsidy, Guaranteed Ride Home, commuter recognition program, and/or pre-tax commuter benefits.

Personalized Commute Assistance
Personalized Commute Assistance

Provide trip planning assistance and resources for employees to create a customized commute plan through the ETC or transportation website. The goal should be to educate employees on their travel options and help them choose the option that best fits their needs. Examples include coordinating the formation of carpool/vanpools, assistance with locating park & ride lots, and identifying viable bike and transit routes.

Cost: Free (iCommute)

Effectiveness: High

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute will provide a range of travel options for a commuter’s trip and the benefits associated with each choice. This will help the commuter to make an informed decision about their trip.

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park SANDAG iCommute

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, transit/vanpool subsidy, Guaranteed Ride Home, commuter recognition program, and/or pre-tax commuter benefits.

Employee Transportation Coordinator (ETC)
Employee Transportation Coordinator

Designate a key person at each worksite to act as the main point of contact regarding commuter benefits and to promote trip reduction programs.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Climate Action Plan Office Park

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as personalized commute assistance, carpool/vanpool ridematching service, Guaranteed Ride Home, and/or commuter recognition program.

Fixed Route & On-Demand Service
Fixed Route On Demand Service

Provide free or discounted fixed route or on-demand shuttle services for employees or tenants. Shuttle services could supplement fixed route services, such as during periods of high demand or during off-peak hours, to transport employees to and from transit stations. Shuttle service may be provided for free or at a reduced cost to employees/tenants who take alternative modes of transportation to work.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Shared Mobility Transit Mobility Hub

LEED: NPDc8, option 2

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Service Amenities: Microtransit

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as passenger loading curb, flexible curb space, park & ride, and/or real-time travel information.

On-Site Electric Bike- & Scooter-share Fleet
On Site Electric Bike Scooter Share Fleet

Provide a fleet of electric bicycles or motorized scooters for employee use for free or at a reduce cost.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Infrastructure Shared Mobility Mobility Hub

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Service Amenities: Electric Bike & Scootershare

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as bike pathways, pedestrian walkway improvements, and/or subsidized bikeshare membership.

On-Site Bikeshare
On Site Bikeshare

Provide a fleet of shared bicycles for employee use for free or at a reduce cost.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure Shared Mobility Mobility Hub

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 3. Bike Amenities: Bikeshare

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as bike pathways, subsidized bikeshare membership, and/or bike repair tools.

On-Site Carshare
On Site Carshare

Provide a carshare fleet for employees who use alternative modes to work for use during the day. Consider offering it for free or at a reduced cost to those who use alternative modes to work.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Shared Mobility Mobility Hub Smart Growth Parking

LEED: NPDc8, option 3

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 9.5.4 Vehicles that Reduce Demand

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Services Amenities: Carshare

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as dedicated carshare parking, rideshare discounts, bike/scooter share, and/or subsidized carshare membership.

Raffle Contests

Reward employees who commute using alternative modes by entering them into raffle drawings for prizes. Drawings should be done on a regular and frequent basis to ensure continuous engagement. Winners should be announced company-wide.

Cost: Low/Medium

Effectiveness: Medium

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute offers a social media monthly prize sweepstakes for employees who try biking, walking, riding transit, carpooling, or vanpooling to work. Employees can follow iCommute on Facebook or Twitter and enter free of cost for the chance to win a monthly prize.

Raffle Contests

 

Office Park Incentive Marketing SANDAG iCommute

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bike parking, bike/scooter share, bikeshare membership, free bike tune-ups and/or other bike safety and maintenance classes.

Free Bicycle Tune-Ups
Free Bicycle Tune Ups

Provide complimentary bike tune-ups to employees who ride their bikes to work. Partner with a local bike advocacy group or bike shop to provide free tune-ups on a regular basis for employees or tenants to encourage biking.

Cost: Low/Medium

Effectiveness: Medium

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Incentive

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bike parking, bike/scooter share, bikeshare membership, free bike safety incentives and/or other bike safety and maintenance classes.

Free Bike Safety Incentives
Free Bike Safety Incentives Picture Of Helmet

Provide bike safety gear, such as helmets and bike lights, to individuals committed to traveling by bike.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: Low

Free Bike Safety Incentives Bike Lights

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Incentive

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bike parking, bike/scooter share, bikeshare membership, free bike tune-ups and/or other bike safety and maintenance classes.

Fitness Membership
Fitness Membership

Provide subsidized or complimentary fitness membership to a nearby gym for employees or tenants. Partnering with a local gym would allow employees/tenants to work out before or after their work day and remove the need for an extra trip to the gym.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: Low

Office Park Incentive

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as car/bike/scooter share, bikeshare membership, and/or other on-site amenities.

Bikeshare Membership
Bikeshare Membership

Employers can subsidize or purchase bikeshare memberships for employees. Bikeshare can be used as a first/last mile connector to and from transit stations and as a mode of local travel during work hours.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: Medium

Bikeshare Memberships

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Incentive Shared Mobility

This strategy can be implemented by a developer, property manager or employer in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as on-site bikeshare fleet, bike facilities, and/or showers and lockers.

Flex-Work
Flex Work

Employers can permit their employees to adjust their work hours to accommodate public transit schedules or rideshare arrangements (e.g.,  grace period, shift flexibility), have a compressed work week to reduce trips to the worksite (e.g.,, 3/36, 4/40, 9/80 compressed work week schedules), or work from home.

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute can assist with proven guidelines and templates to get this process started.

Cost: Low/Medium

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Incentive LEED Certification SANDAG iCommute

LEED: NPDc8, option 6

SANDAG Regional Telework Demonstration Project

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as pre-tax commuter benefits, transit/vanpool subsidies, and/or commuter recognition program.

Rideshare Promotion & Discounts
Rideshare Promo Discount

Promote rideshare services such as Waze Carpool and/or provide discounts on rideshare programs or applications, such as uberPOOL.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Ridshare Promotions Discount

Climate Action Plan Carpool Office Park Incentive Shared Mobility

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Services Amenities: On-Demand Rideshare

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as flexible curb space, smart supportive systems, Guaranteed Ride Home, and/or car/bike/scooter share.

Vanpool Subsidy
Vanpool Subsidy

Subsidize vanpool costs for employees beyond incentives already provided by iCommute.

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** The SANDAG Vanpool Program provides a subsidy of up to $400 per month to offset the vehicle lease cost. Employees may be eligible for additional vanpool incentives from their employer.

Cost: Low/Medium

Effectiveness: Medium

Vanpool Subsidy Icommute

Office Park Incentive Transit SANDAG iCommute Vanpool

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as parking cash-out, free try transit passes, and/or commuter recognition program.

Free “Try Transit” Passes
Free Try Transit Passes

Provide free, limited-use passes for first-time transit commuters.

Try Transit is an employer benefit program that provides eligible employees with a 30-Day Pass to try one of the many transit choices – bus, train, or Trolley – in the San Diego region. Employers located within 1/2 mile of a transit stop may be eligible to participate.

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute, MTS, & NCTD** Coordinate with iCommute to organize Try Transit events to let employees experience taking transit to and from work.

Cost: Free (iCommute)

Effectiveness: Medium

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Incentive Transit SANDAG iCommute

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as parking cash-out, free try transit passes, and/or commuter recognition program.

Subsidized Transit Passes
Subsidized Transit Passes

Provide subsidized transit passes for on-site employees. Publicize the availability of subsidized transit passes to employees and coordinate with NCTD and MTS for corporate discounts.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Subsitized Transit

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Incentive LEED Certification Transit

LEED: NPDc8, option 2

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as parking cash-out, free try transit passes, and/or commuter recognition program.

Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits
Pre Tax Commuter Benefits

Allow employees to set aside pre-tax income for qualified commute modes.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle Carpool Office Park Incentive Transit Vanpool Walking

Internal Revenue Code: Section 132(a)(5)

This strategy can be implemented at a work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as parking cash-out, transit/vanpool subsidy, and/or commuter recognition program.

Other On-Site Amenities
Onsite Gym

Provide space for on-site services such as coffee, food, fitness, dry cleaners, day care, etc. to reduce the number of trips they make in a day.

Cost: Low/Medium/High

Effectiveness: Low/Medium/High

On Site Amenities

Office Park Infrastructure Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 5. Support Services & Amenities: Package Delivery and Mobile Retail Services

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as car/bike/ scooter share and shared parking, and/or gym membership.

Dedicated Carshare Parking
Dedicated Carshare Parking

Provide dedicated and/or priority parking for carshare fleet.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Carshare Parking

Office Park Infrastructure Shared Mobility Mobility Hub Parking Pre-Occupancy

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 4. Motorized Services Amenities: Carshare

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as on-site carshare fleet, rideshare discounts, bike/scooter share, and/or bikeshare membership.

Priority Carpool/Vanpool Parking
Rideshare Reserved Parking

Designate parking spaces for carpools and/or vanpools near the employee entrance of the building.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: Medium

Carpool Vanpool Parking

CALGreen Carpool Office Park Infrastructure Shared Mobility Vanpool Parking Pre-Occupancy

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as car/bike/ scooter share, shared parking, commuter recognition program, raffles, and/or parking cash out.

Flexible Passenger Loading Curb Space
Rideshare Pickup

Designate curb space for rideshare drop-off, including shuttles, vanpools, rideshare services (e.g., Uber, Lyft). 

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: Medium

Flexible Passenger Loading Curb Space

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure Shared Mobility Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy Technology

**May require City approval**

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 1. Transit Amenities: Passenger Loading Zones and 4. Motorized Services Amenities: Flexible Curb Space

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as priority parking, rideshare, shuttle service, and/or microtransit.

Transit Infrastructure Additions/ Improvements
Transit Infrastructure Additions Improvements

Install new and improve existing transit stations, shelters, signage, lighting, etc. to enhance the experience for individuals waiting for their transit connection.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Transit Infrastructure Additions Improvemts 2

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Transit Parking Management Plan Mobility Hub Smart Growth Pre-Occupancy

**Requires City approval**

Large-scale projects should check with North County Transit District.

LEED: NPDc8, option 2 or NPDc7

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 3.4.3 Links to Transit and 5.2.4 Local Bus and Bus Rapid Transit Stops

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 1. Transit Amenities: Enhanced Transit Waiting Areas

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as wayfinding, real-time travel information, and/or WiFi hotspot.

Pedestrian Walkway Improvements
Pedestrian Walkway Improvement

Provide streetscape and pedestrian crossing improvements to encourage walking (e.g., complete sidewalks, enhanced crossings)

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Transit Parking Management Plan Mobility Hub Smart Growth Pre-Occupancy

**Requires City approval**

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy:  2. Pedestrian Amenities: Walkways

LEED: NPDp1 and NPDc14

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 3.4.2 Pedestrian Connections and 5.2.2 Design for Pedestrians

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as wayfinding and transit infrastructure additions/improvements.

Wayfinding
Wayfinding Interactive Example

Install wayfinding signage to help people navigate the site and find mobility services and facilities.

Cost: Low/Medium

Effectiveness: Medium

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Infrastructure Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy

**Coordinate with the City of Carlsbad’s Communications Department**

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 5. Support Services & Amenities: Wayfinding

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as transit infrastructure, real-time travel information, and shared mobility solutions.

Bicycle Pathways
Bicycle Pathways

Create dedicated pathways for bikes separate from pedestrians and cars.

Cost: High

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle Pathways 2

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Parking Management Plan Mobility Hub Smart Growth Pre-Occupancy

**Requires City approval**

LEED: SLLc3

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy3. Bike Amenities: Bikeways

SANDAG Smart Growth Design Guidelines: 3.3.3 Pedestrian and Bicycle Access and 5.2.3 Design for Bicyclists

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bike parking and bikeshare.

Showers & Lockers
Showers

Provide facilities such as on-site showers and lockers so commuters who travel by active modes can freshen up before work.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Lockers

Bicycle CALGreen Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure Walking Pre-Occupancy

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bicycle parking, bicycle pathways, and/or bicycle repair station.

Bicycle Repair Station
Bicycle Repair Station

Provide on-site tools and space for bicycle repair. Bike repair stations should include repair stands, air pumps, and other tools and resources necessary to quickly repair a bike.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as secure bicycle parking, bicycle facilities and/ or showers and lockers.

Secure Bicycle Parking
Secure Bicycle Parking

Provide secure bicycle parking options (e.g., lockers, secure group bike parking facility) for employees to park their bikes.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Bicycle CALGreen Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy

SANDAG Smart Growth: 9.4 Bicycle Parking

LEED: NPDc8, option 2

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as bikeshare, bicycle repair station, and/or showers and lockers.

Basic Bicycle Rack
Basic Bicycle Rack

Provide bicycle racks for employees to park their bikes.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Basic Bicycle Rack 2

Bicycle CALGreen Carlsbad Village/Barrio Climate Action Plan Office Park Infrastructure LEED Certification Mobility Hub Pre-Occupancy

SANDAG Smart Growth: 9.4 Bicycle Parking

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as bikeshare, bicycle repair station, and/or showers and lockers.

Internal Transportation Website (Intranet)

Provide employees access to transportation information electronically on the company intranet or other web portal. Information should be updated regularly and include commuter benefits, transit route information, vanpool/carpool matching assistance, etc. 

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Carpool Office Park Shared Mobility Transit Vanpool Technology

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, kiosk or bulletin, personalized trip planning, and/or carpool/vanpool ridematching assistance.

WiFi
Using Wifi

Provide free public WiFi at transit stops and/or mobility hubs to help riders check with arrival times and stay productive while waiting.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: Low

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Office Park Infrastructure Transit Mobility Hub Technology

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as shared mobility, smart supportive systems, and/or real-time travel information.

New Employee Information Package
New Employee Info Package

New employee information packages should include information about nearby mobility options/services, incentive programs, and subsidies provided by the employer or local/regional provider as well as a map of relevant bus routes and bike paths. Including information about transportation options in onboarding materials help reach employees before they form the habit of driving to work.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Incentive Marketing

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, kiosk or bulletin, personalized trip planning, and/or free try transit passes.

Transit Ridership Education
Transit Ridership Education

Host workshops that teach individuals how to take transit.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

Organize workshops to show employees how to plan their trips, load a bike on the bus, pay fare, request a stop, use mobile apps, etc.

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Transit

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as transit infrastructure, transit subsidy, personalized trip planning, New Employee Information Package, and/or free try transit passes.

Bicycle Safety & Maintenance Classes
Bike Safety Maintenance

Offer classes about the basics of bike safety & maintenance.

Cost: Free (iCommute)

Effectiveness: High

**Free Service Provided by SANDAG iCommute** iCommute offers several bike services to employers: bike maintenance safety check, bike class, and BLT (Bike and Learn Together) rides.

Coordinate with iCommute or local bike advocacy groups to host bike safety and maintenance classes for employees. Training should include the Rules of the Road, how to check and maintain your bike, and getting a helmet fitting.

Bicycle Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park SANDAG iCommute

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as bikeshare, secure bicycle parking, and/or free bicycle repair tune-ups.

Real-Time Travel Information
Real Time Travel Info

Provide real-time transit and shared mobility service information via digital, web, or app-based displays.

Cost: Medium

Effectiveness: High

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site located within close proximity to a transit station or stop in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as transit infrastructure additions/improvements, shared mobility solutions, and/or real-time parking demand management.

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Mobility Hub Technology

SANDAG Regional Mobility Hub Strategy: 1. Transit Amenities: Real-time Travel Information

Information Kiosk or Bulletin Board
info-kiosk

A real-time or static display with information about transit, rideshare, ETC contact, etc.

Cost: Low

Effectiveness: High

Display information (static or real-time) about available travel options and services in a visible, central location, such as the lobby or other public area near the major entrance of the building, and updated at least quarterly. Popular transit schedules and ‘How to Ride’ guides should also be available on-site. The location and number of kiosks should be based on the type/design/size of the property.

Carlsbad Village/Barrio Education Office Park Marketing Technology

This strategy can be implemented at a development/work site in conjunction with other complementary strategies such as ETC, newsletter and social media campaigns, New Employee Information Package, and/or free try transit passes.