About

About Valley Rides:

We can help you make smart, efficient transportation choices that save you time and money, while reducing traffic congestion, pollution and commuting stress.

Become a registered user and form or find a carpool, vanpool or bikepool. Get contact information on air, rail, bus, taxi, and other transportation services, and download maps of nearby bicycling and walking trails. Take advantage of the carpool and vanpool incentive cash and prize programs to save extra money!

Security features and suggestions:

Valley Rides has several security features and suggestions for the benefit of its users, but responsibility for safety rests with the user alone.

  • You must be 18 years old to use the ridematching and carpool program services
  • Keep in mind that there are crazies out there. Don’t travel with someone you don’t trust. By using this service you agree that Fresno Council of  Governments (Fresno COG) is not responsible for your personal safety, comforts, or successful travel arrangements
  • Postings and e-mail to members using this service must be polite in tone
  • In order to better serve our user community, correspondence through this site may be monitored
  • We respect your privacy, and will not distribute member information without your permission (except in response to verified requests from law enforcement or emergency services)
  • These Terms of Service may be modified at any time without notice (except that we will never distribute member information for commercial purposes).
  • The user agrees to observe updates and amendments to these Terms of Service as a condition for continued use of this web site.
  • You control what information you provide. The only address information that is required is the nearest cross street. When your name appears on a matchlist, all that is displayed is the information you choose to display.