MOVING FORWARD: a Public Forum on Transportation

GTA commute worst in North America – 82 minutes and increasing  
Annual economic cost of congestion in GTA -$6 billion
Ontario’s $50 Billion BIG MOVE -only 20% funded
Madrid has built more rapid transit in last 10 years than GTA total in 100 years


Join public leaders across the province who want to see some bold action.

WHEN: May 12, 2012 1:00 PM to 3:45 PM
WHERE: Council Chambers, 101 Town Centre Blvd, Markham, Ontario (MAP)

the need for transportation, the current plans, funding transportation, best practices
PUBLIC PARTICIPATION: attendees will be able to participate in audience surveys and ask questions of an expert panel

free (by reservation only)
TO REGISTER:    registration link

AGENDA: click  MovingForwardForumAgenda
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MEDIA RELEASE: click here

This Forum is being produced by the following organizations:
Federation of Urban Neighbourhoods of Ontario (F.U.N.) – an umbrella group connected with over 500 neighbourhood associations across the province
Transport Action Ontario (TAO) – a non-government provincial organization advocating for sustainable transportation in Ontario.  
Markham Action Group for Improved Community (MAGIC) – an umbrella group representing more than 40 residents’ associations in Markham
Federation of North Toronto Residents’ Associations (FoNTRA) – an umbrella group representing more than 30 residents’ associations in North Toronto
Mississauga Residents’ Associations Network (MIRANET) – an umbrella group representing more than 30 residents’ associations in Mississauga