Planning for Streetcar Success, A collaborative process

APA Arizona Chapter


Friday, November 6, 2015
9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. MST

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Take-Away: As the Sun Link Streetcar celebrates its millionth





passenger, learn about the interdisciplinary collaboration


involved in positioning major capital improvement projects for







Description: The collaboration involved in implementing





any fixed-rail transit system is paramount to its success.


From marketing campaigns and design charrettes to the


development of streetscape design guidelines and land use


incentives, hear from planning professionals involved in


helping the Sun Link Streetcar exceed ridership expectations


and spur unprecedented public and private reinvestment in


downtown Tucson. Guests will also get a glimpse into Tucson’s


future transportation planning with an update on High


Capacity Transit projects to be included and prioritized in the


2045 Regional Transportation Plan.





Moderator: Brian Underwood, Planner/Project Manager, The






Planning Center






Presenters: Joan Beckim, Project Manager, Kaneen Advertising






& Public Relations; Linda Morales, CEO, Principal, The Planning


Center; Jim Mazzocco, Planning Administrator, City of Tucson


Planning and Development Services Department; Patrick Hartley,


Transportation Planner, Pima Association of Governments (PAG)


Jim Mazzocco

Planning Administrator, City of Tucson