City of Boulder Eco Pass


Businesses within the CAGID and/or BID area tax district, with at least a 6 month commercial lease, are included in the City off Boulder Parking Services FREE downtown employee EcoPass program.

The City of Boulder Parking Services will distribute Eco Pass Smart Cards for full-time employees in downtown Boulder at the Downtown Boulder Information Center located on the corner of 13th and Pearl Street, during the following days and times:

  • Monday: Noon - 4 p.m. (Closed on City of Boulder holidays). Please note that City of Boulder and RTD holidays may not coincide. During Presidents’ Day and Veterans’ Day, the City of Boulder is on holiday schedule and no Eco Pass hours are offered.
There will be no Eco Pass hours the week of December 22-29, 2014
EcoPass photos at RTD will not be taken on New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. If one of these holidays falls on a Monday, photos will be taken on Tuesday and the City of Boulder will hold Eco Pass hours simultaneously.

Contact: Lane Landrith, DUHMD/Parking Services, 303-413-7316

Click here for more information and here for FAQs.

RTD Photo ID Office Hours:

Mondays - 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Downtown Eco Passes are provided only to full-time employees working for businesses within the Central Area General Improvement District (CAGID) or within the Downtown Boulder Business Improvement District (DBBID).  Part-time, temporary, contract and current CU students are not eligible for the CAGID/DBBID Eco Pass program.

To receive a 2014 Eco Pass Smart Card, every eligible employee must present a government- issued photo identification and a completed and signed Employee Authorization Form supplied by eligible employers 


For additional information, contact
Lane Landrith, Business Coordinator

Call (303) 413-7316 or click here


Eco Pass Extra Program

(updated 1.15.15)

The Eco Pass eXtra is an exclusive feature available to Boulder Eco Pass holders. Learn more on the City of Boulder’s website and check out the Downtown Boulder merchants (listed below) who offer a special discount to Boulder Eco Pass holders.

Click here for the entire Boulder list

For any additional questions, please contact the City of Boulder directly.

Downtown Boulder merchants who participate in the Eco Pass eXtra program (check back often as new businesses are added to the list):

Alpaca Connection: 1326 Pearl Street
(15% discount)

Adventure Wellness: 1035 Pearl Street Suite 312 or 303-993-4359
(10% off Private Sessions + Lots of *free* stuff on the website)

American Homebrewers Association: 303-447-0816 or 736 Pearl Street
($5 discount on membership)

Art Source International: 1237 Pearl Street
(10% off)

Common Era: 1500D Pearl Street
(10% off)

Conor O'Neill's: 1922 13th Street
(20% off brunch/lunch until 3:00 p.m.)

eGo CarShare: 1920 13th Street, Suite C
($10 discount on membership, use Promo code "EPExtra2014")

Farfel's Farm: 906 Pearl Street
(10% discount on everything)

Fresh Produce: 1218 Pearl Street
(10% off one item)

Full Cycle: 1795 Pearl Street and 1211 13th Street
(Tuesday Tube deal: 50% off one tube - one per day, one per customer)

Helping Hands Herbals: 303-444-1564
(5% off all purchases. No sales tax for downtown employees)

Illegal Pete's: 1447 Pearl Street
(10% off)

Lindsay's Boulder Deli at Haagen-Dazs: 1148 Pearl Street
(10% off or $1 off food and ice cream)

Old Chicago: 1102 Pearl Street
(10% discount)

Perry's Shoe Shop: 1711 15th Street
(10% off)

Savory Spice Shop: 2041 Broadway
(10% off)

Sushi Zanmai: 1221 Spruce St
(10% discount on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)

University Bikes: 839 Pearl Street
(25% discount off bicycle rental)

West Flanders: 1125 Pearl Street
(10% discount on all food and drink)

Woody Creek Bakery & Café: 1207 Pearl Street
(10% discount)



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Downtown Boulder/1942 Broadway, Suite 301/Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303.449.3774/Fax: 303.449.1582