Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) is Recognized Nationally as a 2022 Best Workplaces for Commuters

DTC is proud to announce designation as one of 2022’s Best Workplaces for Commuters in the nation for offering employees exceptional commuter benefits.  https://bestworkplaces.org/List-of-BWC-Members

To be nationally designated as one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters, DTC met the National Standard of Excellence and is among a select group of workplaces in the United States that have achieved the Best Workplaces for Commuters by providing an array of commuter benefits and the addition of a formal telework policy implemented in 2021. DTC offers employees several commuter benefits options, including:

  • Free DART bus service for all DTC employees
  • Teleworking program, which allows for employee work-schedule flexibility for applicable positions
  • Carpool matching program
  • Emergency Ride Home program

“DTC is one of the top employers in the nation offering high-level commuter benefits to their employees,” said Julie Bond, Program Manager, Best Workplaces for Commuters. “DTC made the list because they offer transportation choices that include telework, alternate work schedules, free transit, carpool/vanpool programs, and access to Emergency Ride Home programs. DTC gives its employees the support they need to get to and from work and be at their best before, during, and after their workday.”

“Being nationally recognized as one of the 2022 Best Workplaces for Commuters signals how truly serious, we are about our employees and our environmental stewardship and as Delaware’s public transit provider, we are leading by example.” said John Sisson, Chief Executive Officer, Delaware Transit Corporation. “This is an example of the ‘Heart of DART’, demonstrating we care about making our employees lives easier and more manageable as they meet work and family life challenges.”

“Best Workplaces for Commuters promotes environmentally-friendly commuting by encouraging multi-modal transportation and alternatives to reduce stress and traffic congestion”, said Bond. “Excellent commuter benefit programs reward these companies not just with a national designation, but buoys workplace productivity, customer loyalty, and brand recognition in an increasingly competitive marketplace.”

The Delaware Transit Corporation, a subsidiary of the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), operates DART First State.  For more information, please visit www.DartFirstState.com or call 1-800-652-DART (3278).  Real-Time Bus Information and DART Pass, the mobile fare payment option, are both available on the free DART Transit App (iOS and Android)

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