HELP SHAPE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN THE BAY AREA

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is creating a Coordinated Public Transit Human Services Transportation Plan for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area. This Plan will identify the transportation needs of persons with disabilities, older adults, and persons of low-income status and it will also offer strategies to address the gaps. The Plan will allow local agencies to access three sources of federal funds to support programs for these groups.

Senior and Disabled Transportation Outreach Meeting

Consumers, social service agencies, transportation programs, local governments, advocacy groups and other community members who serve or represent persons with disabilities or seniors, and those who are familiar with their transportation needs are invited to attend. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 14, 2007 from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Livermore Valley Transit Authority offices located at 1362 Rutan Court, Suite 100 in Livermore. The outreach meeting will include a brief overview of MTC's Coordinated Public Transit - Human Service Transportation Plan, a short summary of current best practices for senior and disabled transportation and a feedback gathering session where participants may comment on transportation gaps in their county, current resources available to address these gaps and proposed new solutions to the issues identified.

Additional Information

Additional information is available on the meeting and the transportation plan. You may contact Nelson/Nygaard using the contact information below or you may complete a web-based survey at www.nelsonnygaard.com/coordination.htm .

Contact Information

Robert Washington Nelson/Nygaard 785 Market Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, California 94103 (510) 267-6128 phone (510) 893-6489 fax rwashington@actia2022.com e-mail www.nelsonnygaard.com/coordination.htm WWW Hacienda Owners Association 4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California 94588-8570 (925) 734-6500 phone (925) 734-6501 fax info@hacienda.org e-mail www.hacienda.org WWW

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