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General Agency Information
Alternate Name(s):Cruz 511
Address:1523 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-429-7665
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 8-5
Description:Cruz511 is a free traveler information service for up-to-the minute traffic, transit, bicycle and pedestrian information in Santa Cruz County via a mobile-responsive website. For those without online access, a traveler help desk is available for personalized assistance by email or phone at 429-POOL. Cruz511 is a service of the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission.
ELIGIBILITY: serves commuters, employers, schools and other travelers
Mission:To provide comprehensive, accurate, reliable and useful multi-modal travel information to meet the needs of Santa Cruz County travelers.
Programs:Employer Help Desk: The commute counselors at Cruz511 can help your business, organization, or school achieve its transportation goals through our Cruz511 Workplace Program. The Cruz511 Employer Help Desk assists employers with design and implementation of commute plans. Call us with any questions you might have about employee transportation, commuting to work, carpools, vanpools, workplace transportation programs, or even tax benefits!
Commute Plan Basics: The Workplace Commute Plan is a document that tells employees what commute programs are available at their workplace.

Emergency Ride Home: An ERH program provides free rides home to employees who utilize green commutes, if they miss their ride.

Green Business: Businesses seeking Green Business Certification can work with Cruz511 to meet their goals for transportation.

Tax Benefits: Green commuting can result in tax savings for both employer and employees.
Publications:Cruz511 map (online)
RTC Bicycle Map, online or email for waitlist print copy
Sharing the Road Safely with Trucks and Buses-brochure in English and Spanish
What Motorists Want Bicyclists to Know/What Cyclists Want Motorists to Know-English brochure
What Pedestrians and Motorists Want Each Other To Know, brochure in English and Spanish
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Monterey County
Santa Clara County
Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:County Government
Federal Government
State Government
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission
Subject Headings
Government Agencies
Information and Referral
Ride Sharing
Transportation Issues
This record last modified August 19, 2015

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