Easy Go Transportation Services
In 2011, The City of Richmond established the Greenprint Transportation Project, a citywide initiative geared towards reducing Richmond’s part in greenhouse gas emissions and VMT by offering mobility alternatives and transportation education.
In an effort to educate and engage members of the Richmond community, the City partnered with service providers TransMETRO, Inc. and Getaround introducing "Easy Go Transportation Services."
Housed at the Richmond Village Apartments, Easy Go is committed to providing safe and sustainable transportation services. Easy Go assist children to commute to school without the concern of danger, giving low-income parents the chance to travel without while enabling employees to commute to work at a low cost.
Easy Go consists of five exciting programs for Richmond Village residents, two of these programs are open to eligible Richmond residents.
Programs open to Richmond residents
Neighborhood Electric Vehicle (NEV) Carsharing Program After registering, eligible drivers will earn access to a fleet of hybrid and electric cars. Car owners can also register and lease their personal vehicles.
Bikesharing Richmond residents can use a bicycle at no cost, up to eight hours a day with a $35 deposit. The deposit is refunded upon return of the bicycle.
Programs open to Richmond Village Residents only
Easy Go Richmond - Accessible Transportation Solutions
Greenprint Transportation Program, and the City of Richmond is partnering with the innovative TransMETRO, Inc. to introduce a
ground breaking program with the newest and greenest solution: Easy Go Richmond. The City of Richmond believes that all
residents should have access to quality transportation services. Easy Go Richmond has implemented Neighborhood Electric Vehicle (NEV) Carsharing program. Do you have a car but are tired of paying for gas? Do you not have access to a vehicle? The new NEV Carsharing program offers two cutting edge options: Renting/Carsharing and Peer-to-Peer Carsharing. See other
side for coupon and website information. Visit our website www.EasyGoRichmond.com for other programs
You should get around more often, Join the car sharing revolution at www.GetAround.com Own a car? Earn up to $10,000/year. Rent from $3/hour. Insurance included. Save money, explore new places and drive anything from a Civic to a Tesla, its simple and empowering.
Sign up for free at GETAROUND.COM/@JOIN11 and get $25 to Start Sharing. Come visit us lower level near JCPenny.
Kid's CabEasy Go Kid’s Cab is responsible for picking up and dropping off students at school and after school activities. Services are available for as little as $1 per trip and applicable to Richmond schools only. This exciting program also offers online ridesharing.
Van Sharing After registering, passengers can request shuttles for planned weekend activities. Shuttle trips within a 30 mile radius of Richmond City Hall are free and $11 per hour over a 30-mile radius.
Transit Access Program Through the Transit Access Program, Richmond Village Residents can sign up for the Commuter Benefits Program or Easy Pass. Through a partnership with AC Transit, Easy Pass allows one person per household to receive free transit access for one year. Additional household members may receive passes discounted rates.
The Commuter Benefits Program is, a resource for employed Richmond Village Residents. The program allows Easy Go participants to partner with Richmond and San Francisco employees and earn 40% off of transit costs per month.