NADTC wants to provide you with current events and resources we believe to be helpful. Here are a few items of interest!
Coordination Connections: Bottom Up Top Down
July 29 | 2:00-3:00 pm EST | Virtual
Please join us for the first in the Coordination Connections series, Statewide Coordination: Bottom Up, Top Down, July 29, 2-3pm ET. NADTC is launching our Coordination Connections series featuring two members of the NADTC Coordination Advisory Committee. Amy St. Peter is the Deputy Executive Director of the Maricopa Association of Governments, and will discuss how local and regional transportation coalition work grew into a statewide coordination effort. Denise Jess is the CEO/Executive Director of the Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired, and will discuss the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Non-Driver Advisory Council of which she is co-chair, and how this group is working statewide to effect change on the ground.
The Coordination Connections series is designed to highlight coordination activities and successes from the state and local perspective. These webinars are part of the NADTC Coordination Campaignwhich is directed by the Coordination Advisory Committee. This committee consists of 12 professionals from the private and public sectors who will provide direction to NADTC as tools, resources, case studies, promising practices and informational and educational pieces are developed.
Coordination Connections Lunch and Learn: Transportation Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access
August 5 | 12:30-1:15 pm EST | Virtual
Please join us for our Lunch and Learn webinar on Thursday, August 5, from 12:30 – 1:15 pm EST. This webinar, connecting NADTC’s Transportation Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Coordination Connections initiatives, will feature Quincy Brown, co-founder of We All Rise Consulting. Mr. Brown will discuss strategies for engaging traditionally marginalized and underserved populations in transportation planning, ultimately leading to coordination best practices.
Lunch and Learn sessions are held every other month and are designed to be brief and informational, allowing participants to learn about promising practices in transportation equity. Coordination Connections is a series of webinars highlighting best practices in coordination efforts including planning, coordination, and public participation. This Lunch & Learn webinar covers the intersection of equity and coordination.
The National Aging and Disability Transportation Center is a program funded by the Federal Transit Administration and administered by Easterseals and the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) with guidance from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living.