Region saves nearly one million miles of driving

GCC-graphic_share-300x112The 2013 Green Commute Challenge ended a couple weeks ago, and we are so impressed by the results! In just 13 weeks, drivers from around the region saved 999,151 miles — 200,000 more miles than we saved last year. Way to go, KC metro!

Some other big numbers from this year’s challenge:

  • 27 teams
  • 835 participants
  • 963,924 pounds of emissions kept out of the air
  • $209,822 of driving expenses saved

For more details about this year’s challenge, check out the MARC Transportation Matters blog.

Keep your eye out for the 2014 challenge on the RideShare Facebook page. Maybe next year you can help us hit that million-mile mark!

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