If you can’t get to work, you can’t work. It’s that simple. As gas prices rise and the cost of owning a car becomes increasingly unmanageable for working families, people are seeking viable transit alternatives to get to where they need to be. But transit funding is not seen as a major priority and access in less affluent neighborhoods and in communities of color is severely lacking. Join us for a discussion on transportation equity and the importance for providing quality transit access in all corners of the built environment we call home.

Presented by: Willie White, AVillage Works; Charlene Obernaur, Long Island Jobs with Justice/Long Island Bus Riders Union; Will Yelder, Buffalo Carshare; Marvin Holland, TWU Local 100