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Pittsfield, Springfield, Worcester, Fitchburg: Regional Transit Forums (MassInc & T4MA)

posted Feb 26, 2013, 9:31 AM by Anastasia Quinn Keck
Strategic Directions: 
Investing in Public Transportation for Regional Economic Growth

February 25, 2013
The Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA
Koussevitzky Building, Room 111 (Main Auditorium), 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.

Register here: http://www.massinc.org/Events/2013/02/Pittsfield-Transit-Event.aspx

Please join MassINC and Transportation for Massachusetts at a public forum and panel discussion on regional transportation investments in Massachusetts Gateway Cities.  As part of the event, MassINC will present a new research report which provides a roadmap for how new public resources in regional transit can be invested with a focus on improving the economic performance of Gateway Cities like Pittsfield.
This is the first of several forums that will be held in Gateway Cities throughout Massachusetts.  

The Pittsfield event is co-sponsored by MASSPIRG.
Confirmed speakers:
Representative Tricia Farley-Bouvier
Pittsfield Mayor Daniel Bianchi
Senator Benjamin Downing
Ben Forman: Research Director at MassINC and Executive Director of the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute
Panel Discussion:
Moderated by Clarence Fanto of The Berkshire Eagle
Mike Supranowicz, President, The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce
Ellen Kennedy, President, The Berkshire Community College
Gary Shepard, Administrator, The Berkshire Transit Authority
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