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RideECO

RideECO is the commuter benefit program from DVRPC. ECO means Easy Commute Options that can save you time and money.

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RideECO is Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission ’s commuter voucher program that allows commuters and employers to save by putting pre-tax dollars towards fares on many modes of public transportation, including the vanpool service vRide . Employers save money by driving down payroll taxes with every dollar a commuter deducts. The program pays for itself and everyone gains from it.

How it works:
  • Employer enrolls in RideECO.
  • Employee decides how much money they want to set aside, pre-tax, for public transportation each month.
  • Employee buys RideECO vouchers, transit passes, or loads a Stored-Value Card with the pre-tax dollars.
  • The government only takes its share from the lower salary so employers can save more than thousands of dollars a year, depending on participation.

To learn more, visit www.rideeco.org . The Council can also help you to promote your new or existing RideECO benefit at your office. Contact us today by calling 215-567-4004 x 110 or emailing nrogers@cleanair.org to learn how we can help.

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