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Transportation Management Association [TMA]

Transportation management associations: leverage public and private funds to increase the use of ridesharing and other commuting options that reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality
Including or improving pedestrian-oriented design elements, such as short pedestrian crossings, wide sidewalks and street trees.
Requiring users of parking to pay the costs directly, as opposed to sharing the costs indirectly with others through increased rents and tax subsidies.
Subsidizing transit costs for employees or residents.
Bicycle-friendly facilities and environments, including secure bike storage areas and showers.
Providing traveler information tools, including other methods for promoting alternatives to single occupancy vehicle (SOV) modes
Flex-time work schedules with employers to reduce congestion at peak times

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