April 17th Madison Public Transportation Day Agenda

Public Transportation advocates and supporters are welcome and encouraged to attend. There is no registration fee for individuals. Cost for lunch will be $8.00 per person (includes sandwich, beverage and dessert). Payment should be made at the event and receipts will be provided. Checks should be made out to WURTA.

Parking at the Hyatt is available in a ramp attached to the hotel. We have arranged for a $5 fee parking fee for the day (self-park).

Please RSVP with number of attendees to: greg.seubert@ci.wausau.wi.us

I hope to see you there!

Greg Seubert, Transit Director
City of Wausau/Metro Ride 420 Plumer Street, Wausau WI 54403
Phone: 715–842–9287 Fax: 715–842–1541
greg.seubert@ci.wausau.wi.us

Transportation funding in the budget is a very important priority for Milwaukee so hope we can have a great Milwaukee turnout!

Public Transportation Day

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Morning Session

Hyatt Place Madison/Downtown 333 W Washington Avenue, Madison, WI

Afternoon Session

State Capitol, Madison, WI

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

  • 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Registration, Coffee & Donuts - Hyatt Place, 333 W. Washington Avenue

  • 10:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Message for the Day and Issue Briefings – Invited Guest Speakers
Sandwiches will be served - $8.00 per person (includes sandwich, beverage and dessert, receipts available)

  • 1:15 p.m. Leave for the Capitol

  • 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Press Conference – State Capitol, Room 400 S.E.

  • 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Briefing for Freshmen Legislators and Legislative Staff – State Capitol, Room 400 S.E. – What is Public Transportation? (Select Presentations Only)

  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Legislative Office Visits – (to be scheduled in advance)
The Assembly will be in session starting at 1:00 p.m. and representatives will be unavailable until about 2:15 p.m. If you are bringing constituents to participate in the day’s activities and office visits, please inform legislators in advance.

  • 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Wrap Up Session - Signature Lounge, Best Western, Inn on the Park (Across the street from the Capitol)

PRELIMINARY SPONSORS

Wisconsin Urban and Rural Transit Association All Aboard Wisconsin
Specialized Medical Vehicle Association of Wisconsin WISDOM
Wisconsin Association of Taxicab Owners 1000 Friends of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Association of Mobility Managers Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group
Wisconsin Rural and Paratransit Providers Sierra Club Wisconsin
Greater Wisconsin Area on Aging Resources Urban Economic Development Association
Amalgamated Transit Union Wisconsin Business Alliance
Transit Now Wisconsin Coordinated Transportation Cooperative

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