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T. Lungstrom, Transit Summit Planning Committee.

Step Into The Future

Chemung County Transit Summit
November 10th 2010

8:00 – 8:30

Registration, Coffee and Snacks

8:30 – 8:50
Welcome – Tom Weideman, Director of Clemens Center

Welcome – Sam Davis, Director of Department of Aging &
                         Long-Term Care

Welcome – Michael Krusen, Chemung County Deputy

Overview & Goals of Conference – Jim Arey,
                        Elmira – Chemung Transportation Council

8:50 – 9:20

The Federal Perspective: Richard Sampson, Editor “Community Transportation” and “RAIL” Magazines

9:20 – 11:10

Summit Workgroups – Evanna C. Koska

large worksheets created by the workgroups

9:20 – 10:10

“Discover Today” - Small table interview and brainstorm sessions to determine the best characteristics existing in transit systems today, from the experiences of the summit participants.

10:10 – 10:25


10:25 – 11:10

“Imagine the Future” - Small table interview and brainstorm sessions to create the perfect Chemung County Transit System, based on everything discovered from participants' experiences with other systems.

11:10 – 11:35

Where do we go from here? Richard Sampson – Tying today's summit work to other groups around the country who have done something similar, and possible funding sources.

11:35 – 12:00

“Making It Happen” - Jim Arey

Sharing today's work with all participants

Riders' Advisory Council

Comment Sheets

Door Prize Drawing – Bob Williams, General Manager,
                    First Transit Inc., Chemung County Transit System

Planning Committee Members

Jim Arey, Elmira - Chemung Transportation Council

Stanley Arnold, Concerned Citizen and Transit Rider

Nick Burvee, Concerned Citizen and First Transit Driver

Donald Curtis, Southern Tier Industries, ARC

Brian Hart, Chemung County Dept. of Mental Hygiene

Evanna C. Koska, Concerned Citizen and Workgroup Task

Anita Lewis, Economic Opportunity Program

Timothy Lungstrom, Kiwanis Aktion Club of Elmira NY

Rich Sampson, Community Transportation Association

MaryAnn Tombasco, Economic Opportunity Program

Bob Williams,  Chemung County Transit

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