A panel of transportation and public policy experts will present news and outline trends:
• Rob Greenlese, Commissioner, Ohio Rail Development Commission
• Gabriel Hall, President, US RAIL Corporation
• Royce Maniko, AICP, Manager of Community Planning–Michigan, The Mannik & Smith Group
David King is the keynote speaker for the 2014 event. King is the general manager of Triangle Transit in the Durham/Raleigh/Chapel Hill region of North Carolina and a former leader of the North Carolina Department of Transportation rail division where he was instrumental in extending passenger rail in the state. He is past chair of Reconnecting America, an organization working to redefine national policies on intercity rail travel.
TMACOG Public Transit & Passenger Rail Committee and the Northwest Ohio Passenger Rail Association (NOPRA) are hosts. The meeting and luncheon are open to the public.
Register at PassengerRailForum2014.eventbrite.com
$30 NOPRA and TMACOG members | $35 non-members | $20 students