Carpool

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Carpool

An arrangement in which two or more people share a vehicle for transportation.
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Some of those include: using energy efficient lighting and ventilation; making it easy for people to find, enter and exit garages to reduce unnecessary carbon emissions; and providing a hub for cyclists, commuters, carpoolers, ride-sharers, walkers and mass transit users.
The new lanes will not treat carpoolers differently because such policies are difficult to enforce and could hurt the project's financial security, said Steve Pustelnyk, a spokesman for the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority.
The 10-mile car-pool lane itself is designed to allow a seamless commute for carpoolers, vanpoolers, buses and hybrid drivers heading north from Orange County.
On the surface, Egypt Carpoolers, a virtual tool introducing Egypt to the concept of carpooling, is a way to combat the chronic traffic problem.
But beyond the obvious design features, the building uses a high efficiency heating and cooling system, low-flow faucets and toilets as well as waterless urinals, cool roof system, self-sustaining landscaping, a cistern to collect rainwater used to wash cars, preferential parking to carpoolers and recyclable materials inside and out.
A recent study of the San Francisco Bay Area's 9,000 "casual carpoolers," who share rides during the morning commute, found that they directly and indirectly save 900,000 gallons of gasoline a year.
the nation's largest mall operator, are setting up cushy "rejuvenation" stations in malls, hiring greeters, offering information online and at the malls on store promotions and creating priority parking areas for carpoolers in an effort to make mall shopping more convenient and pleasant during the holidays.
Some websites include more in-depth personal profiles, allowing carpoolers to, for example, ride with people who share their taste in music.
In another possible joint project, Stonewall and Rockwood are interested in turning an abandoned lot, the site of a former Petro-Canada station, on the corner of Highways 7 and 67, into a park and ride location for carpoolers.
Mayor Yoriko Kishimoto this week announced a 90-day program that will reward new carpoolers with Safeway grocery store and gas gift cards.
KIDS AREN'T CARPOOLERS (Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles)
Although many carpoolers find one another through word of mouth or by using college message boards, some colleges want to streamline the search.