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MAYOR: TRANSIT GROUP TO HOLD JANUARY MEETING IN
(Wednesday, June 17, 2009) Chicago—The American Public Transportation Association’s Business Member Board of Governors will hold its next annual meeting in Honolulu in mid-January of 2010, Mayor Mufi Hannemann announced today after speaking at APTA’s annual Rail Conference.
“I’m delighted that this prestigious organization will once again have its meeting in
The event should bring more than 100 people to
Hannemann said the decision demonstrates how beneficial it can be for
He said Sharon Greene, who chairs the APTA Business Member Board of Governors, told him
At the APTA Rail Conference today, Hannemann emphasized the environmental benefits of rail transit and the need to further reduce the city’s carbon footprint, which is already among the world’s smallest for a major city.
The mayor will return to
Media contact: Bill Brennan, Mayor’s Office, 768-6928