Emerging From a Crisis Wiser: Re-imagining Regional Transit
Date / Time
November 11, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) and a panel of leading transit voices to reflect on the biggest disruption to our public transit system in its history. Leanne Redden, executive director of the RTA, will kick off a discussion of lessons we can take from COVID-19 and apply to an improved regional transit system.
Panelists will include:
- Heidy Persaud, Director of Transportation Equity, Center for Neighborhood Technology
- Bethany Williams, Strategy and Intelligence Director, Lake County Partners
- David Bragdon, Executive Director, Transit Center.
Moderated by: Jessica Hector-Hsu, Director of Planning and Market Development, RTA
The webinar is co-sponsored by the Urban Transportation Center at UIC as part of the Fall 2021 Seminar Series.
Attendees will have a chance to ask questions of the panel and will receive a survey to provide their input on the priorities and direction as the RTA develops a new regional transit strategic plan.