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Exploring Long-term Telework in the Sacramento Region 10.27 Virtual Discussion

SNTMA Member Virtual Discussion
Exploring long-term telework in the Sacramento region
Tuesday October 27, 2020
8:30-9:30am
Keynote Speaker Adrienne Moretz, SACOG Senior Analyst
Zoom meeting invitation will be emailed to those who RSVP to Stephanie@sntma.org by 10/26/20


Downloads:  

virtual discussion 10-27.pdf

Aug. 26, 2020 SNTMA Programs & Benefits

$25 Telecommute Subsidy
There are fifty monthly $25 telecommute subsidies on a first come, first serve basis. If you enter 10 telecommute days (miles saved in both directions) in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to hit the redeem button the first two business days of the following month.

Residential Car Charging Station Subsidy
There are funds available for the calendar year for fourteen Residential Car Charging Station Subsidies on a first come, first serve basis. The Residential Charger subsidy is a maximum of $500. There is no trip log requirement for the Residential Charger Subsidy. The first two business days of the month redeem the subsidy in sacregion511.org then email a copy of your invoice(s) and a photo of your installed residential car charger to stephanie@sntma.org. http://sntma.org/subsidies.php

Low Emissions Vehicle Subsidy
There are twenty-five $50 monthly Low Emissions Vehicle subsidies available on a first come, first serve basis. If you enter 10 round trip or twenty one-way drive to workdays in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to click the “redeem” button the first two business days in of the following month. Your vehicle must currently be on the California Clean Air Sticker list to participate. http://www.arb.ca.gov/msprog/carpool/carpool.htm *Low Emissions Vehicle subsidy participants will still have to initially provide the SNTMA with their vehicle information at Stephanie@sntma.org.

Carpool Subsidy
There are fifty-five $50 monthly Carpool subsidies available on a first come, first serve basis. If you enter 10 round trip or twenty one-way Carpool to workdays in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to click the “redeem” button the first two business days of the following month. *Carpool groups will still have to initially provide the SNTMA with their group’s work contact information at Stephanie@sntma.org

Bike Maintenance and Accessory Subsidy
There are six bike Maintenance and Accessory subsidies available every month. Each employee of an SNTMA member company is eligible for one Bike Maintenance & Accessory subsidy per calendar year. One cannot receive both the Bike Maintenance & Accessory and Bucks for Bikes subsidies in the same calendar year. If you enter 10 round trip or twenty one-way bike commute to work days in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to hit the “redeem” button when it appears the first two business days of the following month.

Walk Subsidy
There are ten Walk subsidies available on a first come, first serve basis remaining for the year. The Walk subsidy is for walking trips between home and office. Each employee of an SNTMA member company is eligible for one Walk subsidy per calendar year. If you enter 10 round trip or twenty one-way walk commute to work days in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to hit the “redeem” button when it appears the first two business days of the following month. http://www.sntma.org/news.php

Transit Subsidy
There are ten $75 monthly Transit subsidies available on a first come, first serve basis. If you enter 10 roundtrip or twenty one-way transit to workdays in your sacregion511.org trip log, you will be able to click the “redeem” button appears the first two business days of the following then email a copy of your  monthly ticket to Stephanie@sntma.org.  

Amtrak Subsidy
There are five Amtrak subsidies available monthly. The SNTMA Amtrak subsidy is for trips between home and your office in South Natomas. If you enter 10 round trip or twenty one-way Amtrak days in your sacregion511.org trip log, you can click the “apply” button appears the first two business days of the following month then email Stephanie@sntma.org a copy Amtrak multi-ride or monthly ticket.

Facebook Monthly Contest
Take a photo of or from along your alternative commute (Low Emissions Vehicle, telecommute, transit, Amtrak, carpool, vanpool, walk, bike) and write a brief description then send it to Stephanie at Stephanie@sntma.org for a chance to win prizes and CASH! http://www.sntma.org/contest.php One can enter the monthly Facebook contest as many times as they like during the year but can only win first place one time. Next January there will be a CASH drawing for the 2020 first place winners. Each month there are three prize levels; (1) first place prize, $50 restaurant gift card (2) second place prizes, set of movie tickets and (3) third place prizes, $10 gift card for a South Natomas business of the winners choosing for a total of 6 possible monthly prizes. During Shelter in Place, we are emailing Door Dash,  iTunes and Amazon gift cards for Facebook contest prizes.

“Like” the SNTMA on Facebook
“Like” the South Natomas TMA Facebook page for the first time before the close of business tomorrow, then email Stephanie@sntma.org to be entered in a $25 Amazon card drawing. You will not be able to win without sending Stephanie@sntma.org an email.

Sacregion511.org
The “redeem” button is in your https://sacregion511.org/#/ profile dashboard. You will need 10 round trips or 20 one-way trips of the alternative commute mode that you want to redeem the subsidy for to redeem button to appear in your dashboard. The redeem button is only available during the window to request subsidies which is the first two business days of the new month. The redeem button will be available from 12AM Tuesday 9/1 until 11:59PM Wednesday 9/2 One can go back in their Trip Log 5 weeks.

If all the subsidies have already been claimed, it will say “inventory out of stock”. As always, you must be registered with your work email address to participate in SNTMA programs and add your work email address to your PayPal account to receive PayPal payments from the SNTMA. PayPal payments are made mid-month and checks are mailed to offices by the end of the month. PayPal accounts accommodate up to 8 email addresses. If you have questions specific to the SNTMA subsidy request process contact Stephanie@sntma.org, for questions regarding the new database contact the support listed in the site.

DUES REFUND POLICY (Approved by SNTMA Board 7/8/2020)“Subject to exceptions approved by the Board of Directors in extraordinary circumstances, membership dues paid are not refundable. In no event shall membership dues be refunded for past years.”


Telework Resource Page on Sacregion511.org

Overall (videos, why & how-to's)
Telework & Flex-Schedules Toolkit
Smarter Transportation: Telework Resources
Ride Solutions: Telework
DRCOG: Telework Solutions

Resources for Employers 
Benefits
Setting up a Program
Sample policies& forms
Tips for managing your Program
Success stories
Covid 19 Tips & Tricks

Resources for Employees
Staying productive
Ergonomic Resources
Project Management 
Teleworking Parents 

 

 

More information:
http://sacregion511.org/#/pages/resource-page

Garden HWY Closure & Detour

Garden Highway will be closed beginning this Monday, June 22– from just east of I-5 to Truxel Road in Sacramento through August 31st for major levee repair as part of the Lower Natomas Levee Improvement Project. Businesses remain open. Use alternate routes and visit http://NatomasLevees.com for more information.


Downloads:  

6.19.20_safca_garden_hwy_closure2_flyer.pdf
6.19.20_safca_garden_hwy_closure2b_flyer.pdf

SNTMA Genreal Benefits Flyer

More information:
http://sacregion511.org/#/

Downloads:  

free benefits flyer 6.2020.pdf
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