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Buses Without Borders: Expanding Transit Connections

Can we build a model regional transit system in northwest Lower Michigan? Spend an afternoon with transportation experts as they share a strategy for how to build a transit network beyond county borders. 

Kirk T. Steudle
Director, MDOT
Steudle will discuss why regional transit coordination is important for Michigan.

Roger Millar
Smart Growth America
Millar will present recommendations from the Grand Traverse Mobility Management Plan.


Jay Flint
Northwest Oregon Transit Alliance
Flint will share the lessons learned in creating the Northwest Oregon Transit Alliance.

When: Feb. 24, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Who should attend: 
Cross-county bus riders
Transit agency representatives
Agencies that work with bus riders
Government officials
Area employers

Hagerty Center, 715 East Front Street, Traverse City 

BATA directions: 
Take Route 3 (Tom’s East Bay) from the downtown Traverse City Transfer Station.


Event sponsors

Michigan Land Use Institute

148 E. Front Street, Suite 301
Traverse City, MI 49684-5725
p (231) 941-6584 
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