Monday, February 21, 2011

Ohio transportation advocacy group to meet Friday

The annual meeting of TransportationMATTERS, a statewide group founded in 2008 to advocate for increased investment in all modes of transportation, will be held this Friday from 9 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at the offices of the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, 111 Liberty Street in Columbus.

In addition to electing a slate of officers and recommending members for its board, the group will review its 2010 work and outline plans for 2011.

Newly-appointed Ohio Department of Transportation Director Jerry Wray will serve as keynote speaker.

Those planning to attend are encouraged to RSVP to

Originally scheduled to be held February 1, the annual meeting was postponed due to inclement weather.

Previous reading on BC:
TransportationMATTERS annual meeting postponed (2/1/11)
New ODOT director Wray to speak before state advocacy group tomorrow (1/31/11)
OKI director offers idea for transportation funding (9/2/09)
Cincinnati supports Transportation MATTERS (2/24/09)
Transportation task force wants your input (5/27/08)