South Lake Union / Uptown

40% CTR Employer Drive-alone rate in South Lake Union South Lake Union / Uptown is one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in our city and has over 27,000 daily commuters traveling to CTR-affected employers.

South Lake Union / Uptown employers are working to achieve a drive-alone rate of 40% by 2017.

Employer Benefits

BenefitEmployers offering
Support for commuter programs 80%
Guaranteed ride home program 83%
Charge for parking 57%
Bike/walk facilities 83%
Pre-tax options 77%
Passport 67%

Data Sources: Network performance data is summarized from Washington State Department of Transportation CTR Survey data from 2015/2016. Network benefits data is summarized from 2014 CTR program reports.

Commute Choices

Top choices of commute method
Method of commutePercent of people that choose this type
Drive Alone 35%
Transit 25%
Rideshare 12%
Bike 5%
Walk 17%
Tele/CWW 3%

The top three South Lake Union and Uptown commuter choices to driving alone are riding transit, ridesharing, and walking.

The most popular transportation benefits offered by South Lake Union and Uptown employers include offering a Guaranteed Ride Home (GRH) program, offering pre-tax transportation options, and on-site amenities like shower and locker facilities.”

Employer Profiles

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Greg Spotts, Director
Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 3800, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34996, Seattle, WA, 98124-4996
Phone: (206) 684-7623

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