Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.23
Liaison Michael Chapman
Submission Date Dec. 8, 2016
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Nova Scotia Community College
OP-20: Employee Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.34 / 2.00 Michael Chapman
Environmental Engineer
Facilities & Engineering
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Total percentage of the institution’s employees that use more sustainable commuting options:

The percentage of the institution's employees that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 83
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 4
Vanpool or carpool 9
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 3
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0
Telecommute for 50 percent or more of their regular work hours 1

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about employee commuting:
This data was collected through a survey that was delivered electronically to all staff members at NSCC in May 2016. Approximately 30% of NSCC staff (515 of 1695) responded to the survey, and the data was analyzed to determine the employee commute modal split.

The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for employees is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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