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Transportation Summit Benefits, Needs & Future Demands on Public/Specialized Transportation Services in Northeastern Wisconsin


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• Public/Specialized transportation services play a vital role in the lives of people who cannot or choose not to drive. • Employment Transportation • Having transportation options enables people to get to their jobs, medical treatments and remain contributing members of the community. • Future demands and needs are becoming more challenging for transportation providers to meet with dwindling financial resources and lack of legislative, business and medical facility support and coordination. • It is through dialogue and understanding that we all can work together to put forth a system that adequately meets the needs of all its users. This summit will help in setting that direction.

East Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission 400 Ahnaip Street, Suite 100 Menasha, WI 54952

Please join us for an important discussion on public/specialized transportation services. We’ll explore how:

Friday, July 26, 2013 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon Crystal Falls Banquet Facility New London, WI

Northeastern Wisconsin Regional Access to Transportation

Agenda 8:00 - 8:30 A.M.

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 8:40 A.M.

Welcome & Opening Remarks Mr. Eric Fowle, AICP, Executive Director, ECWRPC Ms. Sandy Popp, Chair, NE Wisconsin Regional Acces to Transportation Committee

8:40 - 9:10 A.M.

Mr. Bruce Speight, Director, WISPIRG

No Cost To Attend

Pre-registration is required

Regional Demographics

9:10 - 9:55 A.M.

Please RSVP by July 22nd, 2013 by emailing Erin Bonnin at or by calling (920) 751-4470

Speaker Panel: Needs and Future Demands on Services Fixed Route Transit Ms.Deborah Wetter, General Manager, Valley Transit Specialized Transportation Services Ms. Carrie Porter, Transportation Specialist, Greater Wis. Agency on Aging Resources Employment Transportation Mr. Tony Beregszazi, Deputy Director, ADVOCAP

Crystal Falls Banquet Facility 1500 Handschke Drive New London, WI 54961

9:55 - 10:10 A.M. 10:10 - 10:40 A.M.

Break Speaker Panel: Needs and Future Demands on Services, continued Creative Solutions Mr. Derek Muench, Operations Supervisor, Shoreline Metro Ms. Pam Busch, Mobility Manager, Door County Transportation Consortium

10:40 - 11:10 A.M.

Question & Answer Session All above panelists

11:10 - 11:55 A.M.

Putting a Face to Those in Need Ms. Stephanie Gyldenvand, Associate Director, WISDOM

11:55 - 12:00 Noon

Closing Remarks Mr. Nick Musson, Transportation Planner, ECWRPC

Our Mission: East Central builds relationships and cooperative, visionary growth strategies that keep our region beautiful, healthy, and prosperous.

Transportation Summit July 26, 2013 flyer  
Transportation Summit July 26, 2013 flyer