Iowa DOT

2018 Passenger Transportation Summit

Sponsored by the Iowa DOT Office of Public Transit
9:00 AM

The 5th Annual Passenger Transportation Summit will be held on May 24, 2018, at the FFA Enrichment Center on the Ankeny DMACC Campus, 1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway, Ankeny, Iowa 50023. The event will start at 9:30 a.m. (registration begins at 9:00 a.m.) and end at approximately 3:00 p.m.

Tentative Agenda

9:00 a.m. Registration
9:30 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:35 a.m. Panel Discussion: Innovations in Rural Public Transit
• Hugh Lively, RIDES – Expanded hours in Spencer to assist the ID Waiver population
• Tom Feldman, Western Iowa Transit System – Partnering with Denison employers to transport low- & moderate-income employees
• Randy Zobrist, River Bend Transit – QC/IC shuttle and park and ride partnership
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Panel Discussion: Elected Officials Perspective
• Mayor Dave Jones, City of Atlantic
• The Honorable Rob Green, Cedar Falls City Council
• The Honorable Jeff Madlom, Delaware County Supervisor
11:45 a.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Keynote: “Passenger Transportation Coordination around the Country”
• Judy Shanley, Co-Director, National Center for Mobility Management
1:15 p.m. Break
1:30 p.m. Report Presentation: Passenger Transportation Coordination in Iowa
• Kristin Haar, Chair, Iowa Transportation Coordination Council
2:00 p.m. “I am Public Transit” Presentation
2:30 p.m. Topics from the Audience (ideas submitted at registration)
3:00 p.m. Adjourn

Registration is free and lunch is provided, so plan to join us May 24 in Ankeny!  Registration closes May 4.

FFA Enrichment Center

1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway
Ankeny, IA 50023
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