It pays to participate. Explore incentives available to businesses that create employee commute programs.
Rebates on new ORCA Passport programs for employers and property managers
Choose Your Way Bellevue is offering rebates for ORCA Passport programs. The rebates consist of $50 per pass in the first year of the program and $100 per pass in the second year for Bellevue employers; and 20% per pass for commercial and residential property managers for the first and second years of the program. Rebates are limited to 100 passes per worksite. Learn more or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-990-3097 to get started.
Read about ORCA Passport on our For Businesses - Resources page.
Small Business Incentive Program (offered by the State of Washington)
If your company or non-profit employs fewer than 100 employees, get an extra boost through this state program. Puget Sound region businesses can be reimbursed for 50% of the cost of providing transit benefits through ORCA Passport or ORCA Business Choice programs, up to a limit of $10,000 per organization. Learn more at the program website.
Read about ORCA Passport and ORCA Business Choice programs on our For Businesses - Resources page.
Free ORCA starter cards are available for new or relocating Bellevue businesses
Whether your business is new to Bellevue or you’ve just relocated in or out of Downtown Bellevue, Choose Your Way Bellevue is here to help your employees get to work. We’ll provide free ORCA starter cards, preloaded with $8 in transit funds, to support your employees in taking transit. Go to our application form to learn more or get started, or contact email@example.com or 425-990-3097 for more information.