Help welcome Sustainable Transportation expert Jeff Tumlin to Eugene!

If you’re not going to the Active Transportation Summit in Salem next Wednesday (or if you’re dashing home fast), here’s an opportunity to hear a good speaker address “Eight Steps to a Walkable, Wealthier, Healthier City”.

Wednesday, April 24  Social Hour starts at 5 p.m., the lecture at 5:30 p.m.
Bascom-Tykeson Room, Eugene Public LIbrary

On April 24th at 5:30 pm, the Oregon Chapter of the American Planning Association, the Oregon DOT’s Transportation and Growth Management Program, and the City of Eugene are hosting Mr. Tumlin as he makes a local stop on a statewide speaker series. Mr. Tumlin is a Principal<http://www.nelsonnygaard.com/Content/About-Us-Principals.htm> at Nelson/Nygaard, where he has led several award winning projects, and he is the author of the 2012 publication Sustainable Transportation Planning: Tools for Creating Vibrant, Healthy, and Resilient Communities. The title of his Eugene lecture is Eight Steps to a Walkable, Wealthier, Healthier City.

Please save help spread the word – see the attached flyer! – with your members, colleagues, students, or associated networks.

Lastly, if any organization would like to assist by sponsoring refreshments, advertising, etc., please call me and we can work out details. Sponsors are invited to table at the library prior to and after the seminar.

Thanks for spreading the word across our community!