Citizens for Regional Transit’s Quarterly Meeting
On Thursday October 15th at 5:30 p.m. our speakers will discuss the impact of COVID-19 on public transit from scientific and operational perspectives. Mr. Sifuentes will summarize the latest research on how the virus spreads and whether transit has been found to be a significant vector for its spread, and will discuss approaches for mitigating potential spread from the perspective of riders, transit agencies and governments. Mr. George will discuss the impact of the virus on NFTA transit operations. He will describe steps taken and experience responding to the virus and the associated economic fallout; and he will discuss plans for moving forward and obstacles to be overcome.
WHO: Nick Sifuentes, Executive Director, Tri-State Transportation Campaign, and Thomas George, PE, Director of Public Transit, NFTA
WHAT: Citizens for Regional Transit Quarterly Public Meeting
WHERE: Virtual Meeting via Zoom
WHEN: Thursday, October 15, 2020 (5:30 – 7:00 pm)
ADMISSION: Free and open to the public
Please join us to explore funding solutions that can help make public transit thrive!