Firms can use LTA grant for facilities like bicycle racks
Published on Jul 31, 2014 8:56 AM
Arranging for morning exercise sessions is one way companies can tap government funds to encourage their employees to travel to work early.
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) yesterday launched a Travel Smart Network to help companies shoulder the cost of developing flexible work arrangements.
This is to build on existing travel demand management schemes, and move more commuters out of the congested morning peak hour.
Besides a $30,000 voucher to engage a consultant, a company can get a grant of up to $80,000 a year, for three years, to build transport infrastructure. The LTA will fund 80 per cent and the company, 20 per cent.
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