Tysons TMA is the Fairfax County-approved Transportation Management Association for Tysons, VA. It is a division of the Tysons Partnership, a dynamic association of engaged citizens and business organizations working with local government to transform Tysons into America’s next great city. The purpose of the TMA is to help employers, employees, and residents implement multi-modal commuting strategies that reduce the number of vehicle trips in Tysons.

Tyson TMA performs a variety of services. Basic employer outreach incorporates recommendations, resources, and tools. Tyson TMA connects employers with Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) for Smart Benefits enrollment assistance, publicizes transportation initiatives such as Earth and Car-Free Day, and generates regular communication to transportation stakeholders to discuss transportation advocacy updates.

Tyson TMA also performs market research to determine the travel behavior of a site’s tenants, and provides tailored assistance to implement travel behavior change. Customized events and materials give commuters accurate and timely information to make informed commuting choices.

Tyson TMA also works with developers to craft specific strategies based on individual needs and project proffers.Tyson TMA manages and oversees the development and implementation of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) strategies, prepares and submits documentation of proffer compliance, and serves as a developer’s liaison with Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT).

 

Goals & Objectives

  • To stimulate the development and implementation of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) programs by businesses, institutions, property managers and neighborhood residents.
  • To develop, promote, and implement transportation services that reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality by increasing the use of sustainable transportation options.
  • To provide members with the means to comply with state and county regulations concerning traffic reduction and the environment.
  • To share resources and expertise in advocating, developing, coordinating and promoting sound TDM measures.
  • To disseminate information related to available and future TDM programs and initiatives, as well as, emergency traffic and transit service directives.

Services

Employer Services

Membership in the Tysons Partnership TMA provides your organization with a wide range of benefits for its employees:

  • Participation in regional Transportation Awareness Events including: Car-Free Week and to Work Day
  • On-site transportation and commuter related events
  • Administration and analysis of commuter surveys
  • Personalized commuter mobility work plan and transportation resource guide based on survey and zip code data.
  • Construction and traffic advisories
  • Transportation information and materials
  • Disseminate information related to available and future TDM programs/initiatives as well as traffic and transit service directives
  • Information on new and future transportation programs and services
  • Access to city, state, and federal agencies and officials engaged in transportation policy, funding, programs, and services
  • A voice and advocate in the planning and implementation of current and future transportation projects
  • Awards and national Best Workplaces for Commuters Designation
  • Access to a network of Employee Transportation Coordinators and best practices sharing
  • Advocacy for improved transit service through our relationship with the WMATA, FCDOT, and VDOT
  • Share resources and expertise in advocating, coordinating and promoting sound Transportation Demand Management (TDM) measures

Property Owners

Membership in the Tysons Partnership TMA provides you with the following benefits:

  • Means to comply with FCDOT’s site-specific TDM proffer requirements
  • Participation in regional Transportation Awareness Events including Car-Free Day and Bike to Work Day
  • On-site transportation and commuter related events
  • Administration and analysis of commuter surveys
  • Customized commuter mobility plans and transportation information based on survey and zip code data
  • Construction and traffic advisories
  • Carpool, vanpool formation assistance
  • Assistance with design and installation of bicycle infrastructure
  • Transportation information and materials
  • Information on new and future transportation programs and services
  • Access to city, state, and federal agencies and officials engaged in transportation policy, funding, programs, and services
  • A voice and advocate in the planning and implementation of current and future transportation projects
  • Recognition of your transportation initiatives and benefits through the Best Workplaces for Commuters Designation
  • Access to a network of employee transportation coordinators and best practices sharing
  • Transportation Advocacy through our partnerships with WMATA, VDOT, FCDOT, and other agencies
  • Advocacy for improved transit service
  • Share resources and expertise in advocating, coordinating and promoting sound Transportation Demand Management (TDM) measures