There are two types of “Miles” for which an accounting category is posted within the program i.e., each mile bicycled is accounted for in two ways. Parents/Guardians keep track of miles bicycled and signs off on them.
For every mile a child bicycles instead of taking or being driven in the car, the child earns $0.55 scrip, which is redeemable at locally-owned participating businesses.
This is the approximate cost to society of having a child driven one mile instead of that child bicycling.
For every mile a child bicycles instead of being driven in the car, the parent or guardian contributes $.45 cash. This is the approximate cost to a family of having a child driven one mile instead of that child bicycling. The money collected here goes to:
Community and Family miles will be a tracked at P.E.D.A.L. Central, the administration and operations office.