Commuter Benefits

  • The Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) ​has officially launched! This is great news for school employees traveling between Sonoma and Marin County.

    The Marin County Office of Education is pleased to offer discounted pricing for SMART’s unlimited Eco-Pass for the 2017-18 school year effective October 1, 2017. Employees must purchase passes no later than the 10th of the month preceding the pass month (i.e., purchase October's pass by September 10).


    Employees can purchase Eco-Passes for unlimited rides all month for only 
    $155/month using pre-tax dollars!


    HOW DO I SIGN UP?
    ​MCOE employees can following the steps outlined on this Welcome Flyer
    Watch the recorded webinar to learn how to sign up!


    EMERGENCY RIDE HOME
    Concerned about needing a ride home in an emergency? MCOE has partnered with the Transportation Authority of Marin to assist commuters in the event of an emergency. MCOE employees should contact the Personnel Department when the need arises at (415) 499-5854.  Emergency Ride Home Program Rules


    TRACK SAFETY
    We want our students and community members to stay safe around the tracks. SMART has developed a track safety website at to help our community understand how to stay safe. Included are age appropriate safety videos​. Be safe and enjoy the ride!


    NEED FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE?
    Redwood Credit Union is offering interest free loans of up to $500 for Marin County school employees.

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