Transportation Summit in Pasadena

One Community- A Grassroots Think Tank, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Parsons-Brinckerhoff will host a timely and important transportation summit to discuss the short-term and long-term transportation goals, challenges and opportunities for the Southern California region.
The summit, Transportation 101-Where do we go from Here, will include transportation, political, community and business leaders from throughout the region who will share their viewpoints on this most important of issue —mobility for residents in Southern California, including:
·Inter Modal Connectivity
·High Speed Rail
·Gold Line Extension
·710 Tunnel
·Job Development
·Regional Planning
The transportation summit will take place on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 7:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. at Maranatha High School, 169 South St. John Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105. A light breakfast will be served and exhibitor booths will be in attendance.
We would like to extend an invitation to your organization to join us as a Community Partner for the transportation summit.
Your organization’s experience and influence in our region will surely assist in attracting participants to the summit.
We have attached a form for your organization to complete if you decide to become a Community Partner.

Please click on this link to access the community partnership form:
http://www.simplesend.com/simple/uploadedimages/000422/2010-12_sponsorshipform.pdf

Also, attached is the event program for your review.

Please click on this link to access the transportation event program:
http://www.simplesend.com/simple/uploadedimages/000422/2011_01_Invitation.pdf

Please feel free to contact Victor Griego, our summit coordinator, with any questions you may have
at 323-349-0661 or via email at: victor@victorgriego.com.
We look forward to working with you on this exciting event.
Sincerely,

Chris Holden, Co-Founder & Board Member
Barry Gordon, Board President

Victor Griego, Board Memmber

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