Every year The New Jersey Smart Workplaces program recognizes companies for their outstanding achievements through their participation in programs provided by the Hudson Transportation Management Association (TMA). This year on March 22, 2017, New Jersey Smart Workplaces awarded the Outstanding Achievements Award to Suits for Success Inc. Dress for Success Hudson County for their participation in programs through Hudson TMA.
Accepting the award on behalf of Suits for Success Inc. Dress for Success Hudson County, (seen here in the picture) was Acting Executive Director Ms. Nidia Lopez, which was presented by Jay DiDomenico, Director Hudson TMA – Hudson County Improvement Authority. Hudson Transportation Management Association (TMA), was founded in 1994, as a way to meet Hudson County’s growing and diverse transportation needs. Hudson TMA promotes commuting alternatives for employees, as a way to reduce traffic congestion and improving air quality. In partnership with various agencies and businesses, as well as individuals, through the Bicycle Rehab Program Hudson TMA provides pedestrian, bicycle and driving safety seminars to children, adults, seniors and other community groups to lessen the traffic at no cost.
The Bicycle Rehab Program assists commuters with financial constraints to acquire a reconditioned bicycle to use as a means of transportation. For businesses and agencies with a candidate who would like to participate in the Bicycle Rehab program, the application process is simple. Qualify candidate must be employed at Hudson County and does not already own or have access to a functioning bicycle. Hudson TMA requires only that the candidate uses the bicycle to get to and from work at least two to three trips a week, and most importantly, the candidate must know how to ride a bike. To learn more about how Hudson Transportation Management Association (TMA) works to improve and simplify the commute for the community, please visit hudsontma.org.