Learn, Discuss, Take Action on Transit

Program: Learn, Discuss, Take Action on Transit

March 14, 2017, Extraordinary Ventures

5:15 – 5:40         Exhibits and Refreshments

5:40 – 5:45        Welcome and Ground Rules,
Julie McClintock, Sheila Creth

5:45  – 6:15        Part I: The Big Picture Orange County’s 2040 projected                                 growth; current and future transportation needs; updating the                                 Bus and Rail Investment Plan

                        Craig Benedict, Orange County Planning and Inspections  Director

Theo Letman, Orange County Transit Director

6:15 – 6:20         Clarifying questions for speakers

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6:20 – 6:50        Part II: Will the Plan Serve Us? Comparison of light  rail,    bus rapid transit (BRT) and feeder bus service: costs  implementation,   ridership and environments impacts

Alex Cabanes, Smart Transit Future

Bonnie Hauser, Orange County Voice

6:50: – 6:55        Clarifying questions for speakers

6:55 – 7:25         Discussion, Moderator: Sheila Creth                  

7:25 – 7:30        How to engage, Julie McClintock


Hosts: Chapel Hill Alliance for a Livable Town www.chalt.org and                 Orange County Voice






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