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Oregon Passenger Rail Summit: Connecting Communities

Date

Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:00 AM Saturday, January 23, 2021 1:00 PM

Location

Zoom Conference

This conference, organized by AORTA (https://www.aortarail.org/), will address what was done regarding passenger rail services during 2020; where are we going in 2021; returning passenger rail services to eastern Oregon; and building coalitions with organizations having similar interests.

Guest Speakers:
Mr. Jim Mathews, RPA Pres. & CEO, Washington, DC
Mr. Chris Rall, Outreach Director - Transportation for America – Portland, OR
Ms. Karyn Criswell, Division Administrator – ODOT Public Transportation Division – Salem, OR
U. S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR-4th Dist.) - Invited
U. S. Rep. Elect Cliff Bentz (R-OR-2nd Dist.) - Invited

Panel Discussion: Connecting Oregon Communities

Representatives from Baker County, OR; Medford OR; Boise, ID; and Tumwater, WA

Registration:
$10 donation requested.

Additional details will be available at (https://www.aortarail.org/event/). Should you have any questions, contact AORTA through their website.