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CARPOOLING PROGRAMS & SERVICES


Carpooling with at least one other person can cut your commuting costs. The more people in your carpool, the lower your expense! To find out how much you are currently spending by driving alone and how much you can save by carpooling, click here.

 

 

 


 

PALM BEACH STATE COLLEGE CARPOOL PROGRAM

Need help finding someone to carpool with? Want to know what options are available to you? Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth Campus, has teamed up with South Florida Commuter Services (SFCS) to offer a Carpool Matching service that can help you find someone to share the ride with.

 

Complete a simple profile and you will receive a FREE list of possible carpool partners. Sign up now to provide SFCS with information about your current commute. SFCS will then provide you with your customized list of names and contact information.


Click here to view a list of Tips on Carpooling.


*All information is kept confidential and is only used for ridematching purposes.

 

 

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PALM BEACH STATE COLLEGE CARPOOL PARKING PROGRAM

Palm Beach State College has installed Carpool Parking Spaces for students around campus. In order to utilize the spaces, carpoolers must register with South Florida Commuter Services. Once registered, SFCS will provide you with a parking permit which will allow carpools to utilize the spaces.


Carpool Parking Locations

Carpool Parking spots are available in the following parking areas throughout campus:


- Registration
- Administration
- Technology Center (TC)
- Natural Science (NS)
- Education and Training Center (ETA)
- Science A (SCA)

 

Click here for a map of the Palm Beach State College Lake Worth Campus.

 

Carpool Parking Program Rules & Regulations

Register Your Carpool

Palm Beach State College Safety & Parking

 

 

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VANPOOLING

What is vanpooling?

A vanpool is made up of five to fifteen people who commute together in a passenger van. One or more members of the group volunteer to drive, with the cost of operating the van split evenly among the group.


Vanpooling is ideal for people with longer commutes, with usual distances from work of at least 15 miles one way. The longer your commute, the more economical a vanpool tends to be. Likewise, the more riders in the van, the less each rider pays, since costs are shared evenly. In addition, the Palm Beach County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) provides a $400 per month subsidy toward a vanpool lease costs to groups that qualify.


For additional information about vanpooling, contact Patricia Cox with South Florida Vanpools at 561-478-5743 or visit the South Florida Vanpool website.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visit South Florida Commuter Services at www.1800234RIDE.com
or call 1-800-234-RIDE for more information.
South Florida Commuter Services is a program of the Florida Department of Transportation.