December Meeting: Southern California Safe Routes to School Network

Please join us Wednesday December 14th via conference call from 10 – 11am for our Safe Routes to School Southern California Network Meeting. All are welcome and invited to join.

SCAG 2012 Draft RTP estimates $6B needed to support multi-modal transportation network, LA County DPH finds costs to be closer to $40B, find out why.

Tuesday December 14th, 10-11 am
Conference Call Number: (218) 862-1001
Access Code: 1009315#
*6 mute/unmute

Agenda (draft – subject to change):

1.  Welcome, Introductions, 5 min

2.Information Item: State SR2S Call for applications – implementing State legislation AB 516, 5 minutes Jessica Meaney, Safe Routes to School National Partnership, end approx 10:10

  • Addressing increased public participation requirements
  • Prioritizing low income communities

3. Information Item: SCAG Regional Transportation Plan – the draft is out for public comment.  Join the workgroup reviewing the plan and draft public comments over next several weeks.  Jessica Meaney, Safe Routes to School National Partnership 5 minutes, end approx 10:15

4. Presentation and Discussion: Developing a methodology for identifying financial estimates to build out a walkable and bikeable SCAG Region.  Gayle Haberman, MPH, Place Program and Isabelle Sternfield, MSPH, Epidemiologist, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. 45 minutes – focal point of meeting, end approx 11am.

4.  Way to go Rachel Morris at VC Cool! She has created a great video and petition for increasing the percentage of 2012 RTP fund from 1% as currently proposed in the 2012 DRAFT to  5-8%.

5.Information Item: SANDAG – draft San Diego Regional Safe Routes to School Strategic Plan out for public comments, currently drafting letter to submit.

5. Announcements from others

3 Responses to December Meeting: Southern California Safe Routes to School Network

  1. Jonathan Lopez says:

    JESSICA – 10 TO 11 PM?? 2 TO 3 PM??


  2. Thanks for your attention to detail Jonathan 😉

    fixed it! Meeting is 12/14 from 10-11am

    Happy T-day to you too! Hi to Jennifer and Julia too!

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