Archive for September, 2009

Steering Group meeting report Sep 22

present: Kevin, Liz, Owen, Graham Group Structure Constitution and bylaws Not enough people present to discuss. Tabled until next meeting. Subgroup Reports Transportation: Owen reported on contacts with Frank at Suncoast Cycles and Nicholas Simons MLA, about the SprockKids program to teach kids about bike maintenance and mountain biking. He also plans to contact/join the […]

September 23, 2009 · Kevin · 2 Comments
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Steering Group meeting Sep 8th

Present: Kevin, Lizzie, Julie, David Parkinson, Susan, Owen, Wendy Group Structure Tabled to next meeting Awareness-Raising Event Schedule Sep 9th Transport Evening Objectives for the evening: create interest group(s) such as TPR Transportation group, bicycling or other special interest groups. Timetable – watch videos, then split out into discussion groups for Cycling, Public Transportation, Walking, […]

September 22, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Alternative Transportation Evening report

We watched a series of 5 short videos on alternative transportation subjects, including bus rapid transit, walking school buses, city-wide “smart bike” systems, electric vehicles, and even skateboards and canoes. With a few stunts of the “don’t try this at home” variety! Then we had coffee and decided which three of the suggested five breakout […]

September 12, 2009 · Kevin · 2 Comments
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Workshop: Championing Sustainable Transportation in the Thompson-Okanagan

Thanks to Lyn Adamson for sending this along – looks interesting if anyone can make it on Sept 15th (I can’t ) Vernon Transportation Workshop Invitation[7].pdf

September 2, 2009 · TTPR · No Comments
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