Transforming Transit: A Panel Discussion About Why We Need to #SaveTransit for New York's Essential Workers, Climate, and the Nation's Recovery!
Join us for a lively and informative discussion with industry leaders and elected officials to discuss the post-election landscape and the paths to rebuild a transit system that is more equitable and resilient than before.
Our guests include:
~U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Opening Remarks
~NY State Senator Jessica Ramos, Chair of Committee on Labor, District 13
~Daniel Cassella, ATU Local 726 President, Panel Speaker
~Andrew Rigie, Executive Director, NYC Hospitality Alliance, Panelist
~Renae Reynolds, NYC-Environmental Justice Alliance, Co-Moderator
~Natasha Saunders, Riders Alliance Member, Co-Moderator
This event is part of National Transit Justice Week, a series of forums and discussions on the future of public transportation with local leaders and stakeholders in several major urban centers.