April 12th: Project Connect: Central Corridor Public Workshop

You are invited to the final workshop prior to a recommendation for a Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) by the Project Connect: Central Corridor study team. The workshop is Saturday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Midway Field House. During this interactive workshop, participants will have the chance to hear presentations about the project at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. as well as the opportunity to discuss possible transit routes, station locations and service characteristics for East Riverside, Highland and downtown Austin. This will be a come and go event allowing attendees to participate when it is most convenient. Light refreshments will be provided, as well as music and activities for kids.

Project Connect: Central Corridor Public Workshop

Saturday, April 12

9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (There will be presentations starting at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.)

Midway Field House (the former Antone’s)

2015 E Riverside Dr.

Austin, TX 78741

 Midway Field House is accessible by MetroBus Routes 7, 20, 100 (Plan your trip).

The Central Corridor team will be on hand to provide an overview of the issues under study, gather input on maps and final alternatives and answer questions. Input gathered from the workshop will help develop potential transit projects for further study. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request. Please provide notice at least two days in advance. Contact (512) 369-6201 or by email at  info@projectconnect.com for more information or to request informational materials in another format. To learn more about the work done to date on the Central Corridor study, visit our blog at http://www.projectconnect.com/connect/blog/project-connect-central-corridor-study-looking-back-looking-forward . If you cannot make it to this workshop, there will be several other opportunities for you to provide input, including online.  Want Project Connect to visit your community group to provide information? Request a meeting here: http://www.projectconnect.com/connect/get-connected-email-updates

About Project Connect: Project Connect is the vision for Central Texas’ high-capacity transit system, endorsed by the Transit Working Group, as a subcommittee of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO). It is a partnership between Capital Metro, the City of Austin, Lone Star Rail District and CAMPO. Linking activity centers within the fastest growing region in the country, Project Connect aims to connect people, places and opportunities in an easy and efficient way. Learn more at www.ProjectConnect.com.

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