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Transportation Issues in Columbia

“Transportation Issues in Columbia”

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

This event has been canceled due to weather.

HyVee Club Room (Conley Road HyVee)

Guest Speakers:
Drew Brooks, City of Columbia Transit Director
Ian Thomas, Columbia City Councilperson
Annette Triplett, Executive Director, PedNet Coalition

They will talk about what they have been doing to improve transit and transportation in Columbia and will discuss how transportation needs are essential to social equity, daily living, and access to voting.

Although lunch is not provided, you are welcome to bring your own or purchase it at the store.

CoMo Connect – on CAT TV

CoMo Connect

CAT-TV program

Wednesday, July 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Featuring:

Drew Brooks, Multi-Modal Manager, City of Columbia

Ian Thomas, City Council Representative from the 4th Ward

Moderator Randy Picht, Executive Director of the Reynolds Journalism Institute

This program will introduce the new Columbia transit system which will begin operations on August 4th. CoMo Connect will replace the current hub-and-spoke bus transit system with a north/south, east/west interlinking transit system. It will increase the area covered by the City’s transit system and will allow more flexibility for riders.

CAT TV can be found on Mediacom Channel 85, Charter Communications 983, and CenturyTel Prism 98. The program will be available on this website a few days after July 9th or at http://www.columbiaaccess.tv. The replays are at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.