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Raise your hand if you like to save money. Even carpooling one day a week, adds up. You save by: Splitting Costs: By carpooling, you can share the costs of…
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Carpooling can be a great way to save money, reduce traffic, and lower carbon emissions. Here are some safety tips for carpooling: Verify participants: Make sure you know and trust…
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As we step into a new year, it’s the perfect time to reevaluate our daily routines, especially when it comes to our commute. Carpooling, a tried and tested method for…
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Ridesharing has transformed commuting for millions, offering convenience, cost-sharing, and environmental benefits. Yet, while sharing a ride can be a boon, it also demands a bit of social grace to…
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Solo commuting, while offering independence and flexibility, comes with a hefty price tag. Consider the expenses involved. Fuel Costs: The primary expense, as the entire burden of gas falls solely…
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Blog, Carpooling, Employer Resources, News

Asking your boss about creating a carpooling incentive is a great idea! Here’s a suggested approach: Schedule a Meeting: Request a meeting with your boss. You can send an email…
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The holiday season brings about a special kind of hustle and bustle as people eagerly make their way to reunite with loved ones or embark on a well-deserved vacation. Commuting…
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Blog, Carpooling

In today’s fast-paced world, finding sustainable and cost-effective ways to commute is becoming increasingly important. Carpooling is a fantastic solution that not only reduces your carbon footprint but also puts…
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Carpooling, often associated with economic savings and environmental benefits, offers another compelling advantage that is sometimes overlooked—the positive impact it can have on our health. Read on to explore the…
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Blog, Carpooling

In a world where the price of gasoline changes on the regular and environmental conversations continue, carpooling emerges as a beacon of hope for both personal finance and sustainable living….
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MidPenRideShare is a free service operated by the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission for residents, workers, commuters, and tourists in Virginia’s Middle peninsula (Counties of Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Mathews, and Middlesex and the towns of Tappahannock, Urbanna, and West Point).
The Commission has partnered with the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT) and their Virginia-wide ConnectingVA program to provide free ridematching to find carpools, vanpools, and all forms of public transportation, trip planning, and information on park-and-ride lots, bike share services, electric vehicle charging stations, and rewards.