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Curb Your Car Week Results, Spring 2015

The Spring 2015 Curb Your Car Week event took place the week of May 10-16, 2015. During that week, 40 residents from Brighton and Rochester registered their pledge to walk, bike, carpool, or ride the bus for at least a day as an alternative to drive their car.

Survey results (40 registered participants; 40 reporting their results.)

  • Total Miles saved: 2,519 miles!
  • Gallons Saved: 86 gallons (Based on individual MPG )
  • Pounds of CO2 saved: 1,634 pounds (Based on 19 lbs per gallon)

Miles saved per activity

  • Biking: 938
  • Carpooling: 611
  • Not going somewhere you normally go: 326
  • Combining trips: 286
  • Bus: 183
  • Other (includes motorcycling): 60
  • Walking: 59
  • Telecommuting:  56

Top commuters

  • Carpooling: 450
  • Not going somewhere you normally go:  185
  • Bus: 158
  • Combining trips: 131
  • Biking: 105
  • Walking: 9

Top employers

  • University of Rochester/URMC/Eastman School: 391
  • Rochester Institute of Technology: 220
  • New York State: 177
  • Monroe Community College: 168
  • Penfield School District: 142
  • Unity: 70
  • Cancer Wellness Connections: 72
  • Nazareth College: 55

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