pool

you can save time and money when you share the ride to work. whether you’re looking for a local carpool or are interested in vanpool opportunities outside of the Eugene/Springfield metropolitan area, just register at Drive Less Connect, set up your profile and create a trip to automatically view your matches!

what is a pool?

some call it carpool, we call it pool. either way sharing the ride to work is really cool. the pool concept is pretty simple and you may be surprised to discover that anytime you share a ride with another person you are "pooling." pools are flexible and require a company or personal automobile. you can start a pool with other employees from your workplace or join an existing carpool. just sign up at Drive Less Connect for a list of other commuters who share your route and travel times.

why pool?

besides being cool, when you pool2work you will save money and cut your fuel costs by up to two-thirds. but your pocket book isn't the only reason to pool. check out these other great reasons to share the ride:

  • relax and enjoy the ride when it's your turn to be the passenger.  
  • improve our community by alleviating traffic congestion. 
  • reduce air pollution emissions
  • save on parking in addition to gas. 
  • protect your car and its value by reducing wear and tear.
  • enjoy meeting new and interesting people.
  • inspire others through your example

how2pool?

pooling is easy. get started now by registering at Drive Less Connect. organize carpools for work or play, every day or just once in a while. track all of your non-drive alone trips in the calendar and watch your savings grow! Plus you may just win some cool prizes! check out the rewards tab for a listing of current incentive programs. if you’d like to meet your carpool at a community location, check out this link for a Park & Ride Lot near you!