Middle Peninsula Rideshare - your long-distance commute connection to Richmond, Hampton Roads and Northern Virginia/D.C. and beyond

Did you know that over 72% of the Middle Peninsula workforce commutes to jobs outside the region?  If you are part of that exodus, we can help you save time and money, and reduce pollution and energy use by joining a carpool or vanpool, and/or teleworking one or more days a week. If you are a commuter looking to join/form a carpool, start today by filling out an application.

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Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission's Title VI Notice to the Public

 

The Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission hereby gives public notice that it is the MPPDC’s policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. Title VI requires that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any Federal Aid Highway program or other activity for which MPPDC receives Federal financial assistance.

Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI has a right to file a formal complaint MPPDC. Any such complaint must be in writing and filed with the MPPDC Title VI Coordinator within one hundred, eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms may be obtained from the Title VI Coordinator at Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission or Virginia Department of Transportation at no cost to the complainant by calling (804) 758-2311.

MPPDC Title VI Plan 

Civil Rights Complaint Form

ADA Reasonable Accommodation Modification Grievance Procedures Notice

Virginia Celebrates Bike to Work Week May 15-19, 2017

The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation encourages Virginians to participate in Bike to Work Week May 15-19 - an initiative supported by Governor Terry McAuliffe.  Bike to Work Week encourages people to utilize biking as an alternative to driving alone to work.  Visit www.biketoWorkVA.org for more information on statewide initiatives celebrating Bike to Work Week.

 

Telework Tax Credit

In 2011, the Virginia General Assembly approved new tax credit legislation aimed at encouraging private sector telework in Virginia. The 2011 legislation authorized a tax credit for years 2012 and 2013. In 2012, new legislation extended the tax credit through 2016. The legislation provides for a tax credit of up to $1,200 per employee, up to $50,000 per organization, for eligible telework expenses incurred during taxable years 2012-2016.  For more information, click here.

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