Going Car Free

Going car free can mean loads more cash in your pocket, and is great for the environment.

With more transportation options than ever, it doesn’t mean you’ll be stranded at home without your own vehicle. In addition to taking transit, tons of great cycling infrastructure is hitting the ground, making it easier and safer to ride your bike. Need to get out of town or cart heavy objects across the city? Book a car online with car2go, Evo, Zipcar or Modo and you’re good to go. And when you’re ready to donate your car, there are a couple of organizations that will make it worth your while!

TravelSmart

Looking for more resources on how to go vehicle free at home or the workplace? Visit the TravelSmart website for lots of useful information to make your transition easier.

BC SCRAP-IT Program

The BC SCRAP-IT Program is a voluntary early retirement vehicle program that provides incentives to help British Columbian’s replace higher polluting vehicles with cleaner forms of transportation. The program is designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to lower exhaust pollutants across the province. All scrapped vehicles and their components are permanently and properly recycled.