The Traverse City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) has launched a 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 cards will need to be renewed by March 1, 2022. 


Pass holders’ cards prior to March 1, 2022 will be deactivated on February 29, 2022.



Interested in Participating in the Destination Downtown?

A Business 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 (Fees waived 2021-22)
  • 26-75 Employees – $50.00 (Fees waived 2021-22)
  • 76+ Employees – $100 (Fees waived 2021-22)

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.