Celebrating 30 years

Getting Around

Winnipeg Transit bus & bike rack (Source: www.winnipegtransit.com)

Travel is part of our daily life – to the grocery store, library, a friend’s house or the movie theatre. You need to get there, but you don’t want to sit and stew in traffic, or burn a lot of gas and money in the process. Find an option that fits your schedule and budget.

Walking and cycling

Pull on your comfy running shoes or tune up your bike to discover how easy, fun and fast it can be to get to work on foot or by bike.


Taking the bus is an inexpensive and easy way to get around. If you haven’t tried it in a while, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by all the new features. Try transit!


Share a ride sometimes or every day. Drive always, sometimes or never. Whatever your reasons, carpooling can work for you.


Put in a full day of work without even leaving the house. You can save yourself the time and stress of the daily commute by working from home.

Fuel efficient driving

Reduce your fuel consumption, save money at the pump, and at the same time reduce CO2 emissions. Learn more about ecoDriving!

Active & Green e-newsletter

Sign up to receive the Active & Green e-newsletter, published 3 x per year. Hear about the latest news and events in Winnipeg related to green commuting.

Practical Living Tips

Plan your commute

The week of the Commuter Challenge is a perfect time to try…

GoHappy – Our Services

We offer a range of options to help you assess, plan and…

GoHappy – Featured Projects

Over the past 10+ years, we have worked with many employers, such…

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What’s it like to work at Green Action Centre?

30th Anniversary Guest Blog: Two staff members who have been around the block a few times share the inside scoop on working here.

Oh, no helmet hair!

Helmet hair is a minor issue in the big scheme of things. But if you need to look presentable and professional, check out these tips and suggested styles.

Looking back, looking ahead

30th Anniversary Guest Blog: Dennis Cunningham shares his experiences with us over the last 17 years in his capacity as a member, volunteer, donor, and client; time, he says, spent focused on the delivery of programming, services and solutions toward fostering sustainability in Manitoba.

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Lack of exercise responsible for twice as many deaths as obesity

While this study reveals that physical activitiy is even more damaging than…

Mobilizing Knowledge on AT in Canada

This report summarizes effective approaches to Active Transportation across Canada, as well…

Millennials in Motion: Changing Travel Habits of Young Americans

Data over the past 10 years is showing a marked decline in…

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Lack of exercise responsible for twice as many deaths as obesity

While this study reveals that physical activitiy is even more damaging than…

David Suzuki at Work

The David Suzuki Foundation has created a great tool and resource for any and all eco-minded business women and men wanting to empower their co-workers into building a sustainable workplace.

Bike Winnipeg

Bike Winnipeg provides the latest news on commuter cycling issues, upcoming events, and tons of resources to advocate for improved cycling conditions in your community. And much more!

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