Event: 8th Annual Senior and Disabled Mobility Workshop
Date:Tue, Jul 12th 2011, 9:30am - 4:00pm
Location:NEW LOCATION: Ed Roberts Campus, 3075 Adeline Street, Berkeley, CA 94703 (at Ashby BART Station)
For detailed information regarding this event, see the workshop flyer. This year's event includes the following presentations:
- State of the System
The evolution of the Measure B Special Transportation Program for Seniors and People with Disabilities.
Presented by Bonnie Nelson, Founding Principal, Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates
- Federal Funding Context
An overview of federal funding context for local efforts to improve mobility.
Presented by the Federal Transit Administration
- Planning for Mobility
A panel discussion of the planning processes that are shaping mobility in the Bay Area.
Panelists representing the following agencies: the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, Marin Transit and the
Alameda CTC Paratransit Coordination Team
Additionally, there will be a resource fair and a facilitated Alameda County Coordination working session to provide input on the Countywide Transportation Plan update and Transportation Expenditure Plan processes, which will identify funding priorities for an extension of Measure B that will go before voters on the November 2012 ballot.
Space is limited - first come, first served. Lunch will be provided; let us know if you require special accommodations. Please RSVP by July 5, 2011 to Naomi Armenta, (510) 208-7469 or firstname.lastname@example.org.