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MassCommute Webinar: Influencing Travel Choice in Massachusetts

October 11, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Us for an Informational Webinar About Transportation in Massachusetts

The transportation sector produces more than 1/3 of the greenhouse gas emissions in the Commonwealth. Transportation Demand Management (TDM) is a set of strategies designed to reduce traffic congestion, enhance sustainable travel options, and combat climate change. Our panelists will discuss innovative TDM solutions and their impact on creating eco-friendly transportation programs and services.  

Who should attend? Legislators, municipal leaders, planning agencies, employers, and other stakeholders interested in promoting safe and reliable alternative modes of transportation for all.

Date: October 11, 2023

Time: 9:00 am to 10:30 am

Where: Zoom (Virtual)

This Webinar will Cover: 

  • What are the benefits of TDM?  
  • Examples of TDM strategies that can be implemented at the state, regional, and local level.
  • The role of Transportation Management Associations in facilitating TDM initiatives. 
  • An overview of recent legislation that provides funding for TMAs to establish innovative TDM programs. 

Moderator:

 

 

Melissa Zampitella, Executive Director of the Alewife TMA and President of MassCommute

Presenters:

 

 

State Rep Steve Owens, 29th District (parts of Watertown & Cambridge)

 

 

 

 

Allison Simmons, Partner, Northeast Consulting Group  

 

 

 

 

 

David Straus, Executive Director, Association for Commuter Transportation 

 

 

 

Gideon Schreiber, City of Watertown, Assistant Director of Planning

 

 

 

Erin Bump, Senior Property Manager, Anchor Line Properties 

Details

Date:
October 11, 2023
Time:
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Event Category:

Organizer

MassCommute

Venue

Online
Online Zoom Meeting + Google Map