Getting There: A Forum on The Future of Public Transit for Persons with Disabilities

Monday, November 17

The Arc’s Self-Advocacy Committee Presents:

Getting There: A Forum on The Future of Public Transit for Persons with Disabilities

6-8pm
Globe University
8147 Globe Drive – 2nd Floor
Woodbury

Co-hosted by:

The Arc Greater Twin Cities

Metropolitan Center for Independent Living

Minnesota State Council on Disability

MoveMN

Please join us next Monday for a forum that will address recent and upcoming metro mobility changes, public transit needs in Washington Co., the impact that the Olmstead Plan will have on transit options, and what MoveMN is doing to pass a comprehensive transit bill that will improve public transit options for everyone.

The forum will be moderated by Nick Wilkie, MCIL Systems Advocate. The panelists includes Tricia Bemboom, a long-time Metro Mobility user and self-advocate, Andrew Krueger, Metro Mobility Senior Manager, Fran Miron, Washington Co. Commissioner, Kristin Jorenby, Assistant Director, Olmstead Implementation Office, and Dave Van Hattum, Policy and Program Manager, Transit for Livable Communities and MoveMN.

The forum is free to attend, but registration is requested.

Email Pete Fricke peterfricke@thearcgtc.org or call 952-920-0855 to RSVP.

If you are in need of disability accommodations, please let The Arc know when registering.

Light refreshments will be served.

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