Stories from Commuters

  • Diadra B. stops to smell the roses – #bikespiration

    For Colorado Bike Month, Smart Commute is sharing short inspirations from real people about why they bike to work now, or why they biked to work at a previous position. Today’s bike-spiration is from Diadre B. who shares why she biked to work at a previous job. “Biking to work at my previous job gave me ME […]

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  • I Drive I-25 Participant Kristi B enjoys her HOV-3

    Kristi B. is an I-Drive I-25 participant.  In April, Kristi started carpooling in a three-person carpool thanks to our I Drive I-25 program.  Smart Commute followed up with Kristi, who kindly shared her experience. Smart Commute: Tell us about your commute before I Drive I-25. Kristi B:   It was frustrating and aggressive.   SC:  What is your new […]

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  • SO Easy Travel from DIA

    Lora O. is a resident of Erie, and works in Westminster for Adams County Education Consortium (in the same office as Smart Commute).  Lora’s dad recently came for a visit, and Lora shares her – and her dad’s – experience with RTD SkyRide from DIA. This month my dad came to visit, and both my sister […]

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  • Bustang by Myron, Post 8

    Post 8 – “What do you do if you need a car?” Myron works for WSP as a Senior Supervising Planner.  Myron commutes by Bustang from Fort Collins every day, and kindly agreed to write about his experiences for a series of blog posts.  Read them in order starting with Post 1 – Hi, I am >BUZZ< and I ride a […]

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  • Christina E. talks teleworking

    Christina E. is a resident of Northglenn, and commutes 26 miles one-way to Genesee.  Below, she shares information about her scenic work locale, her solo-drive commute, and the benefits of teleworking. I currently serve a nationwide nonprofit organization headquartered in Genesee, right in view of the buffalo herd and the superbly scenic view of the […]

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  • Bustang by Myron, Post 7

    Post 7 – “Ding” Myron works for WSP as a Senior Supervising Planner.  Myron commutes by Bustang from Fort Collins every day, and kindly agreed to write about his experiences for a series of blog posts.  Read them in order starting with Post 1 – Hi, I am >BUZZ< and I ride a bus. I really am a creature of habit, […]

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  • I Drive I-25 participant Adrienne J on Vanpooling

    Adrienne J. is an I-Drive I-25 participant. In early 2017, Adrienne made the switch back to vanpooling thanks to our I Drive I-25 program. Smart Commute followed up with Adrienne, who kindly shared her experience. Smart Commute:  Tell us about your commute before I Drive I-25. Adrienne J:  Before I would drive myself to work […]

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  • I Drive I-25 participant Megan R on Vanpooling

    Megan R. is an I-Drive I-25 participant.  In late 2016, Megan made the switch back to vanpooling thanks to our I Drive I-25 program.  Smart Commute followed up with Megan, who kindly shared her experience. Smart Commute: Tell us about your commute before I Drive I-25. Megan R: Prior to commuting to Denver, I was […]

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  • I Drive I-25 participant James S on LNX

    James S. is an I-Drive I-25 participant.  In late 2016, James tried the LNX thanks to our I Drive I-25 program.  Smart Commute followed up with James, who kindly shared his experience. Smart Commute: Tell us about your commute before I Drive I-25. James S: It was rough.  I live in Berthoud and work Downtown. The […]

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  • Bustang by Myron, Post 6

    Post 6 – The First (15) & Last (one) Mile. Myron works for WSP as a Senior Supervising Planner.  Myron commutes by Bustang from Fort Collins every day, and kindly agreed to write about his experiences for a series of blog posts.  Read them in order starting with Post 1 – Hi, I am >BUZZ< and I ride a bus. This week isn’t […]

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