Door-to-Door: Improving Last Mile Connectivity

APA Georgia Chapter

#9134531

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. CDT

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Overview

Better connections between transit, walking & biking make these modes more viable for daily travel. Panelists will discuss best practices in implementing last-mile connectivity and how local government & transit agencies can collaborate to create walk- & bike-friendly areas to encourage transit use.

Speakers

Spencer Stoleson, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

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Rosa Evans

Confirmed Speaker

Rosa Evans began her career with METRA Transit System in 1988 as a Fixed Route bus operator. Over the last 29 years, Rosa has served in various positions at METRA. She served as Transit Supervisor, ADA Coordinator, and for the last 16 years, Transit Manager. Rosa accepted the appointment as ... Read More

Erin Thoresen, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Erin is an urban planner with experience in community, environmental, food systems, and transportation planning. Over the past ten years, Erin has worked with local, regional and state elected officials, community groups, public and private agencies, and the business community in the both the nonprofit and private sectors. She has ... Read More

Kristen Wescott, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Kristen’s transportation planning career has been focused in the private sector, working for a couple of firms prior to joining URS in 2005. For the last six years, she has served as the City of Sandy Springs, Georgia’s Transportation Planner under contract to AECOM, providing technical expertise, project ... Read More

Megha Young, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Megha is a planner with over twelve years of experience in transportation planning, as well as emergency planning, energy planning, and geographic information systems (GIS). She has worked in both the public and private sectors, including state government, county government, MPO, and in private consulting. Megha has been a lead ... Read More

Contact Info

Elizabeth Trombetta, elizabeth.trombetta@gmail.com