NYMTC Brown Bag Discussion:
NYMTC’s Regional Trends Series
September 11 Memorial Program Presentation
The September 11th Memorial Program for Regional Transportation Planning honors three NYMTC staff members who perished in the attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001: Ignatius Adanga, Charles Lesperance, and See Wong Shum. The Program provides assistance to students and organizations for projects in both academic and public policy arenas to educate and motivate those who are interested in transportation technology and planning.
This year, presentations will be offered by two individuals who served as NYMTC’s 2017-2018 participants on Wednesday, September 12 at 12:00 PM at NYMTC’s Office (25 Beaver Street, Suite 201 New York, NY):
Shirin Najafabadi, Ph.D. candidate at the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York, will discuss methods to encourage the Vertical Integration of Land Use and Transportation Planning within the NYMTC planning area.
Siddharth Shah, recent graduate of the Masters of Urban Planning program at New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, will discuss the New York City Department of Transportation’s updates to the Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Action Plans.
RSVP to Daniel.Etkin@dot.ny.gov
This meeting may be attended in person or via webinar. For webinar details, please see below:
Webinar Link: https://bit.ly/2N5cmYs
Meeting ID: 646 886 671
Phone #: 518-549-050
NYMTC’s Regional Trends Series provides the public with access
to key industry leaders and offers information about trends and
developments that are shaping the future of the transportation system.
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and federal Limited English Proficency guidelines. If you need special accommodations to participate in this meeting, or translation services into Spanish, Russian, Chinese or American Sign Language, please contact Andrea.Miles-Cole@dot.ny.gov no later than 72 hours prior to the meeting.