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January 2017 — Victoria Edition


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Meet your Board of Directors candidates

Three Lower Mainland director positions are up for election during this year's Annual General Meeting, each with three-year terms. Voting will take place online with polls opening on January 11, and closing at 4pm on January 25, 2017.

 

This year's candidates are (in alphabetical order):

  • Christina Beck
  • Arpal Dosanjh
  • Eric Finkel
  • William Azaroff
  • Joel DeYoung
  • Darius Maze

Click here to view their candidate statements and videos. 

 

Voting 

 

All shareholding Modo members in good standing by December 10, 2016 are eligible to vote. Voting starts January 11, 2017—eligible members will be notified by email when polls are open.

 

Come to our Annual General Meeting!

 

We'll be holding our AGM in both Victoria and Vancouver on January 25, 2017. All members are welcome. Celebrate 20 years of your local carsharing co-op and cheers to many more! RSVP

In this issue

Modo Moves

Tips From Our Pros: Book a Modo close to transit!

On the Road: Modo Parking Privileges

We've Extended Our Office Hours

Quick Poll

On the Blog

Community Calendar

Featured articles

Modo Moves

Greater Victoria
Victoria — Vic West
NEW LOCATION at Vic West Community Centre: There's now a 2017 grey Toyota RAV4 Hybrid (#861) in the parking lot just south of Vic West Community Centre, between the tennis courts and Chicken on the Run, at Craigflower Road & Raynor Avenue. Thanks to member, Elizabeth for helping transport our new vehicle from the Mainland!

 

Lower Mainland

UBC — East Campus

THIRD CAR at Vista Point: A 2017 red Kia Soul (#843) joins the Fiat 500 and Ram Promaster across from 5828 Thunderbird Boulevard.

UBC — Wesbrook Place
NEW LOCATION at Magnolia House:  A 2017 white Toyota RAV4 Hybrid (#863) now lives in a designated stall next to 3565 Wesbrook Mall (Magnolia House), between Ross Drive and Gray Avenue.

 

Vancouver — Downtown Eastside
NEW LOCATION at InGastown: A 2016 white Honda Fit (#855) and a 2016 blue Toyota RAV4 Hybrid (#822) now live behind 150 East Cordova Street, just west of Main Street, in the lane between Hastings & Cordova.

 

Vancouver — Fairview

UPGRADE at Avalon: A 2016 grey Honda Fit (#853) has replaced the 2011 Mazda 2.

 

UPGRADE at W 10th & Hemlock: A 2016 red Honda Fit (#856) has replaced the 2012 Mazda 2.

 

Vancouver — Grandview-Woodland

UPGRADE at Napier: A 2016 white Honda Fit (#849) has replaced the 2011 Mazda 2.

Tips From Our Pros: Book a Modo close to transit!

Recently, a member asked about Modo cars that are close to transit stations. We've made finding a Modo close to transit easy when you use our Search Filters!

 

Read how to book a Modo close to transit

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On the Road: Modo Parking Privileges

New locations and parking spots are often secured by our team members on the road. Members enjoy parking privileges throughout the City of Victoria, as well as some exclusive locations in the Lower Mainland, and we want to make sure you know about your parking perks before you hit the road.

 

Learn more about Modo Parking Privileges

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We've Extended Our Office Hours

Effective January 1, 2017, our Fort Street office will extend its hours to better serve our members' schedules. Click here to read more.

 

If you have any questions, please contact us at 250.995.0265 or email info@modo.coop

 

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Quick Poll

Did you know you  can earn $25 free driving every time you refer a new Modo member? Take our Quick Poll to learn more.

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On the Blog

>> MODO TO TOFINO  Member Chris shared his kind feedback with us—and a great snap from Tofino!

 

>> WINTER TIRES  Modo's Director of Fleet Operations has some advice on booking the right, winterized Modo for your trip to the mountains!

 

>> POP OVER  Heading to Nanaimo or Campbell River? Share your empty seats with other Pop members and save money.

 

>> LOCAL CHOICE  Ambassador Heidi Kuhn shared some favourite local shopping tips and her own market fun with Modo, during her Instagram Takeover in December.

 

>> KEEP IT TIDY  Our Fleet Team cleans our vehicles regularly but they appreciate a helping hand—and you can clean up on some free drive time.

 

>>MULTI-MODAL  Streetfilms put together this video on Vancouver's multi-modal transportation story.

 

>> STAY THE NIGHT  We've lowered our overnight rates until March 31st so it's easier for you to get your after-work errands done.

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Community Calendar

January 25th — Modo 20th Annual General Meeting

Modo turns 20 and we will celebrate with our members and business members in Victoria and Vancouver. Please consider travelling to our event by transit, foot, bike and/or carshare. RSVP


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