Policy for Sustainable Commuting
There are numerous programs and incentives in place to help reduce carbon emissions from commuting to work. Various organizations work together to provide commuter benefits programs, emergency ride home service, ridesharing, and bicycle advocacy, all with the goal of providing residents with effective alternatives to driving to work alone.
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.