Active & Green Winter 2011
Let us help!

Looking to improve commuter options at your workplace?
Request resources on cycling, carpooling, commuting surveys and tracking progress, among others.Book a presentation on the various commuting options, as well as fuel-efficient driving, creating a commuter friendly workplace, and greening the workplace.

Talk to us about implementing a Smart Trips program at your workplace.

Upcoming Events

Reel Green Film Festival
February 4-5

Earth Day
April 22

Jane’s Walk
May 7-8

International Trails Day
June 4

Commuter Challenge
June 5-11

Bike to Work Day
June 24
CARtoon by Andy Singer: Bundled for the winter bike ride

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Welcome to our new look!
Hope you enjoy our new e-newsletter format. Stay warm, active & green!Transportation Plan
What would you like to see happen in the next 20 years in Winnipeg? More cycling infrastructure? Rapid transit? A policy for complete streets? Pedestrian-friendly neighbourhoods? Check out what Green Action Centre is recommending and how you can put in your two cents.Don’t be ‘car-bound’
Take your toboggan grocery shoppingWinter can be the perfect time of year to get around without your car. With the right gear and planning, a trip to work, school or the grocery store can turn into an opportunity for fresh air, exercise, and fun. Get to your destination satisfied and safely with our winter tips.
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2010 and 2011 'Gold' recipientsGet recognized!
Have you heard about the Commuter Friendly Workplace Awards? These unique awards are given out to Manitoba workplaces offering great commuter options programs for their employees.  If your workplace is making strides to improve your options for getting to work, consider applying. Click here for more details and to apply.

After more than a year of planning and negotiations, The Winnipeg Repair, Education and Cycling Hub (The WRENCH) will be opening it’s doors to the public this spring.  The organization seeks to improve access to bicycles and to teach community members bike maintenance and mechanical skills. Learn more about this valuable service.

Year-Round Challenge!
Ever wonder what your daily commute can do for you? Sign up to take the Commuter Challenge year-round. Track your commute and get weekly email updates on how many calories you’ve burned, emissions you’ve avoided and how much fuel you have saved by green commuting.
Year-round Commuter Challenge

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