Downeast Acadia Transportation Summit
Strengthening Our Community Transportation System
to Improve Physical, Economic & Social Health
When: Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Where: Lee Pellon Center, 90 Main Street, Machias
What: Learn more about successes & challenges in increasing access to transportation; share your efforts, questions & ideas; connect with stakeholders across the region; and participate in action planning. Also learn more about grant opportunities that will be available for transportation initiatives.
Keynote Speaker: the Honorable Matthew Dunlap, Maine Secretary of State.
The Summit will feature expert panels, group discussions & action planning on:
- Strengthening Our Volunteer Driver Systems
- Strengthening Our Public Transportation Systems
- Exploring Creative Solutions
Lunch will be provided, and there is no charge for the event.
The Summit invitation can be downloaded here - please post and circulate widely!
For more information or to register, contact Elsie Flemings at Healthy Acadia Registration deadline is October 30, 2013.
If anyone would like help with transportation to get to the Summit, please contact Elsie Flemings.
The Transportation Team will be working to coordinate rides for those who are interested.