MITRE Receives Gold Award from the Best Workplaces for Commuters

February 2015

MITRE received a gold medal in the “Employer” category of the Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC) 2014 Race to Excellence. The Race to Excellence is an annual challenge that encourages, recognizes, and highlights the promotion of commuter benefits and transportation options. Those who successfully complete the Race “take exemplary steps to offer their employees viable alternatives to driving alone, thereby reducing air pollution, traffic congestion, and fuel consumption.”

MITRE has been operating a transportation demand management (TDM) program for more than 14 years with the goal of reducing the number of single occupancy vehicle trips of employees. This year, the program was recognized for several elements including: its range of benefits, amenities, and modes of transportation.