SPUR San Jose: Unifying Transit

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San Jose

Unifying Transit

Thursday, April 18, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
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The event will take place in San Jose.

With a regional economy and an increasingly mobile workforce, being able to move around the Bay Area efficiently matters more than ever. Join industry leaders for a conversation on overcoming today’s mélange of transit agencies, schedules and fares and becoming a region with seamless public transit.

Co-presented with the City of San Jose.

+ John Ristow, VTA
+ Jessica Zenk, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
+ Hans Larsen, City of San Jose Department of Transportation
+ Will Baumgardner, Arup

MLK Library (Lecture Room 255/257)
150 E. San Fernando St.
San Jose, CA 95112                                     
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