Webinar Title: Moving Forward in 2017: Active Transportation in the New Congress and Trump Administration
Webinar Date/Time: January 5th, 2017 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific
About this Webinar
Join America Walks and Rails-to-Trails Conservancy on January 5, 2017 at 2 p.m. Eastern for a policy briefing, “Moving Forward in 2017: Active Transportation in the New Congress and Trump Administration.” The briefing will explore what’s anticipated in federal trail, walking and biking policy as the new Congress and Trump administration prepare to take office. Experts in transportation and public health policy and former Congressman Tom Petri (R-WI) will share their intelligence and unique insights about what the new political climate will bring for active transportation. Participants will be invited to ask questions at the end of the briefing.
- Share the latest intelligence from federal decision-makers regarding transportation and health policy
- Provide insights regarding actions Congress and the Trump Administration may take relating to active transportation
- Learn of the new policy agenda developed by the Partnership for Active Transportation
- Discuss how supporters of the Partnership for Active Transportation and Every Body Walk! Collaborative can engage in federal advocacy
Presenters will be Kevin Mills, Senior Vice President of Policy at Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, and former Congress member Thomas Petri (R-WI). The Trump cabinet would be far better with a Secretary of Transportation Petri.