RideWise Inc. is an independent non-profit organization that promotes efficient and sustainable travel options like public transit, ridesharing, biking and walking.
The agency’s mission is to connect people and businesses to safe and sustainable travel options that enhance quality of life and create a vibrant economy. The agency partners with businesses, municipalities, schools, communities and nonprofit agencies to address a variety of mobility issues.
RideWise is not a governmental agency or part of Somerset County government. The agency shares office space with the Somerset County Business Partnership at 360 Grove Street in Bridgewater, NJ.
Agency revenues come from contracts with the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA), the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT),and NJ TRANSIT. The services offered under these contracts are free of charge. Additional revenue is raised through grants and donations in order to support services that fall outside of these contracts, such as the provision of rides.