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‘In Motion’ Category

October 10th, 2011 in In Motion, Transportation | No Comments


Dear White Center neighbors,

You’ve done an outstanding job getting In Motion! Don’t give up now, there’s just one week to go! This week is your last chance to earn free ride tickets and raffle entries.

Log your trips here:
http://216.182.94.151/index.cfm?fuseaction=login&programid=78

Two raffle drawings to go…
Log your trips by Wednesday, 10/12 at noon to be eligible for this week’s raffle. Three lucky winners will receive one of the following:
- A family pack of Woodland Park Zoo passes (for 2 adults and 2 children)
- $30 worth of free groceries from Safeway
- Fresh, local produce delivered to your home

Grand Prize Raffle!
Log trips during the final week of the program to be eligible for our final prize drawings:
- Fresh, organic produce from Helsing Junction Farm delivered to your door
- $30 good at Safeway, plus a nifty travel blanket to get you ready for a fall harvest picnic!
- A White Center prize package, including two White Center t-shirts, gift certificates to local businesses, and more!

Log two or more trips for the week of 10/9 - 10/15, and make sure we have your trip log by 10/22. It could be you!

Way to make an impact!
Plus, by logging trips during the final week, you’ll help elevate White Center In Motion’s already outstanding impact on the community and the environment! In 15 weeks, 575 White Center neighbors have switched more than 5,500 trips from driving alone to a healthier option, saving 82,000 drive alone miles, 4,000 gallons of gas, and 80,000 pounds of harmful, polluting carbon emissions! Keep it up - let’s reach 6,000 trips!

Congratulations on your success and thanks for helping make White Center In Motion a community-wide success!

Your White Center In Motion Team,
King County Metro, White Center Community Development Association
In Motion hotline: 206-296-3455
inmotion@kingcounty.gov

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September 19th, 2011 in In Motion | No Comments


There are four weeks left to earn rewards and prize raffle entries for switching your trips from driving alone to a healthier, more affordable option. Log your trips each week to earn the most rewards!

There’s still time to enter to win a taste of White Center!
Log at least two trips for 9/11-9/17 by Wednesday at noon, and you could win a $25 gift certificate to one of the following White Center establishments:
- Golden House Bakery
- Huong Xua White Center Deli
- Queen’s Deli
- Rosticeria y Cocina El Paisano
- Salvadorean Bakery and Restaurant
- Zippy’s Giant Burgers

Switch two or more trips this coming week (9/18-9/24) to earn your free ride tickets and get entered to win one of the following:
- Fresh, local produce delivered to your home
- $30 in Safeway gift cards
- A family pack of 4 Zoo passes

Log your trips here:
http://216.182.94.151/index.cfm?fuseaction=login&programid=78

Don’t lose your momentum now - stay In Motion!

Your White Center In Motion Team,
King County Metro, White Center Community Development Association
In Motion hotline: 206-296-3455
inmotion@kingcounty.gov

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September 1st, 2011 in Business, Environment, Health, In Motion, Transportation | No Comments


Not a part of In Motion? Click here now to be a part of the free program and receive 8 free bus tickets and a coupon for a free scoop of ice cream from Full Tilt! Read below for the weekly raffle prizes to be given away for all those who continue to log in their trips via In Motion.

White Center: You’ve done a great job getting In Motion. Keep up the great work to continue earning free transit fare and prize raffle entries!

It’s easy to log your trips online:
http://216.182.94.151/index.cfm?fuseaction=login&programid=78

So far, you and your White Center neighbors have switched 2,374 trips from driving alone to a healthier option, saving more than 35,000 miles of driving, 1,700 gallons of gas, and 34,000 pounds of CO2.

Be one of three weekly winnersSpecial Raffle Week 1: Picnic Prize Packages
Week that 2+ trips must be taken: Sunday, 9/4 - Saturday, 9/10
Date by when the trip log must be complete (online or postcards must be received by): Wednesday, 9/14 by noon


Prizes:
1. Picnic Delivered to Your Door: CSA share home delivery with bonus deluxe picnic blanket
2. Picnic Adventure: $25 gift certificate to Bicycles West + $20 in Safeway cards
3. Picnic at the Zoo: Zoo passes + $20 in Safeway cards

Special Raffle Week 2: Get a Taste of White Center!
- Week that 2+ trips must be taken: Sunday, 9/11 - Saturday, 9/17
- Date by when the trip log must be complete (online or postcards must be received): Wednesday, 9/21 by noon
- Prizes: Gift certificate to one of the following:
1. Salvadorean Bakery and Restaurant
2. Queen’s Deli
3. Rosticeria y Cocina El Paisano
4. Huong Xua White Center Deli
5. Zippy’s Giant Burgers
6. Golden House Bakery

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August 12th, 2011 in Health, In Motion | No Comments


Join White Center In Motion - Receive Rewards for Using Metro

White Center residents are invited to get In Motion!
Try different ways to get around, save money, improve your health, and explore your neighborhood.

If you live, worship, work, or play in White Center, take advantage of this great opportunity to earn rewards, get entered to win great local prizes every week, and get free information - all for giving transit, walking, biking, and sharing rides a try!

Join over 200 of your neighbors in this community effort to reduce car trips and celebrate White Center! Since the start of the program, about 6 weeks ago, We have switched more than 1,000 trips from driving alone to a healthier and more affordable option, saving 764 gallons of gas and nearly 15,000 pounds of carbon emissions. Amazing!

What are you waiting for? Get in motion. Register online at:
http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation/kcdot/MetroTransit/InMotion/WhiteCenter.aspx

Just for signing up you will receive 8 free metro ride tickets and a voucher for Ice Cream from Full Tilt.

Connecting People and Place to Build Community,

White Center Community Development Association
in partnership with Metro King County and ALTA

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July 6th, 2011 in Health, In Motion | No Comments


This summer, discover all the ways you can leave the car at home and make walking, biking, taking the bus or sharing a ride part of your routine. White Center In Motion will provide you with maps and information, fun events and classes, and rewards for trying a new way to get around our neighborhood.

Meet our friendly outreach staff at upcoming events like our bicycle safety check-in, Music In the Plaza at Greenbridge, and White Center Jubilee Days.

Sign up for this free program online:

http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation/kcdot/MetroTransit/InMotion/WhiteCenter.aspx

Once you sign up, you’ll be eligible for rewards like free transit tickets and weekly prize drawings donated by local merchants like Full Tilt Ice Cream, Alki Kayak Tours, Bicycles West, and Helsing Junction Farm. We can’t wait to meet you and get In Motion together!

Questions? Contact the In Motion hotline at inmotion@kingcounty.gov or 206-296-3455.

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