Transportation Choices Summit

Diverse organizations and advocates across this state are speaking out locally for transportation choices. We need to channel some of this energy into Sacramento to win state investments and policies that are critical to achieving our common vision.

Let’s come together this May 1 and 2 in Sacramento to learn, develop common strategies, and send a powerful message: California must support real transportation choices that are sustainable and equitable … NOW!

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TransForm, an organization that advocates for sustainable transportation, smart growth, and affordable housing throughout California, will host its third annual summit next week to discuss the state’s transportation priorities. The Transportation Choices Summit will take place in Sacramento on Tuesday, April 22, and feature speakers from advocacy organizations including the Greenlining Institute, Move LA, and Safe Routes […]

Transportation Choices Summit 2013

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From Transform: Start: 04/22/2013 2:00 pm Be Part of the Statewide Movement Link for more information: https://secure.commonground.convio.com/TransForm/summit2013/ Location: Tsakopoulos Library Galleria 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA Tuesday, April 23 – Transportation Choices Summit Join leading community organizations and advocates in Sacramento and help ensure state policies and investments promote effective public transit, great walking and […]
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The California Transportation Choices Summit, held in Sacramento this week, was an opportunity for sustainable transportation and public health advocates to spend the day learning about current state policies and legislation in the works to change them. This year’s summit was titled “2014: A Year of Opportunity.” The “opportunity” comes in the form of new funds from […]
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New Legislation Seeks to Lower Voter Threshold for Transit Tax Approval

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