Toolbox Tuesday: Funding and Implementing First/Last Mile Access at Metrolink and Other Transit Stations
August 30, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Southern California Association of Governments: 818 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) will be hosting a FREE all-day interactive seminar and workshop on a variety of First/Last Mile topics including planning and funding station access projects.
The morning session (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) will cover access issues facing Metrolink stations including active transportation access, re-designing stations as transportation centers and planning Transit Oriented Districts (TOD) at the suburban scale.
The afternoon session (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.) will provide a preview of thee forthcoming SCAG Sustainability Planning Grant Program Call for Projects. This session will cover funding sources for active transportation access plans, as well as other examples of TOD planning Additionally, speakers will present recent efforts to integrate new mobility innovations such Lyft and Uber into local transit service.
The day will conclude with an open workshop format where you will be able to address specific project challenges with SCAG staff and other speakers. Lunch will be provided at the SCAG downtown LA office.