The Traverse City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) has launched a new program utilizing funds from Traverse City Parking Services toward providing commuter passes for employees within the DDA DistrictThe Destination Downtown Program allows a pass holder to utilize existing BATA City and Village routes to get Downtown for their daily commute to and from work. 

The Destination Downtown program re-launched on March 1, 2019.  

Pass holders’ cards prior to March 1, 2019 were deactivated on February 28, 2019.

Interested in Participating in the Destination Downtown?

A Businesss Coordinator must be designated to register employees. An annual fee will be applied for participation and a $5 per card fee. 

  • 1-25 Employees – $25.00
  • 26-75 Employees – $50.00
  • 76+ Employees – $100

For example, if you have 20 employees on the payroll at your business and two employees receive the Destination Downtown pass, your annual fee to participate in the program will be $35. 

Please read the Destination Downtown Program Overview to learn more about the responsibilities of the Business Coordinator, program fees, and if your business qualifies for program.

Business Coordinators may email to receive the registration form. 

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