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FDOT District 4 Human Services Transportation Summit

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Palm Beach County Therapeutic Complex

2728 Lake Worth Road

Lake Worth, FL 33461

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Please Note!!! Our venue location has changed from the one noted on the Save the Date. It has been moved to the Palm Beach County Therapeutic Complex at 2728 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, FL 33461

Please join FDOT District Four and its partners for a day of learning, sharing best practices, and networking with human services transportation agency staff, transportation providers, advocates, planners, and consumers in the South Florida region. The Summit will feature guest speakers and breakout sessions on identifying solutions and overcoming barriers to coordinating transportation services for persons who are dependent on shared-ride or public transportation.



Pre-Summit Survey

Important!!! Please complete the pre-summit survey to select your lunch choice, provide your preferences on what topics are important to you, your ideas, and other useful feedback to help us better prepare for the summit.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZCB87ZJ



Agenda

8:30 - 9:15 Registration and Networking

9:15 - 9:30 Welcome (Gerry O'Reilly, PE, FDOT District Four)

9:30 - 9:45 Overview of Summit and Recap of 2012 Summit

9:45 - 10:45 Success Stories from the Region

10:45 - 11:00 Break

11:00 - 11:30 Current State of Human Services Transportation

11:30 - 12:00 Innovations in Human Services Transportation

12:00 - 1:15 Networking Lunch

1:30 - 3:00 Breakout Group Discussions

3:00 - 4:00 Report Out of Breakout Group Discussions

4:00 - 4:30 Plenary Discussion, Wrap Up, & Next Steps

It is the policy of the Florida Department of Transportation that no person be denied the benefits of or be subjected to discrimination or retaliation under any program or activity administered by the Department or its sub-recipients on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability/handicap, or income status. If you feel you have been discriminated against please contact Larry Merritt, (954) 777-4683, larry.merritt@dot.state.fl.us.



Lunch

Please fill out the pre-summit survey linked above if you would like to pre-order a box lunch for a fee of $12, which will be collected during registration. We will not accept box lunch orders after February 13. If you do not wish to order a box lunch, you may bring your own bag lunch.


Directions

The Palm Beach County Therapeutic Recreation Center, at 2728 Lake Worth Road, is about a two-mile drive from I-95. The center is also within walking distance of Palm Tran bus service.

Driving from I-95:

  • If heading south on I-95, use the right lane to take Exit 63 for Sixth Avenue South. Turn right onto Sixth Avenue South.

  • If heading north on I-95, use the right lane to take Exit 63 for Sixth Avenue South. Turn left onto Sixth Avenue South.

  • Continue on Sixth Avenue South for approximately one mile and turn right onto South Congress Avenue.

  • Continue on South Congress Avenue for half a mile and turn right onto Lake Worth Road (FL-802 E). The Palm Beach County Therapeutic Recreation Center will be approximately a quarter mile ahead on the right.

Palm Tran bus service:

  • Palm Tran bus routes 61 and 62 offer service to stops within walking distance of the center. Use the links below to assist in planning your trip. You can also access real time transit information through palmtrans.org/igo or the myStop app.

  • Route 61: Map, Schedule

  • Route 62: Map, Schedule



Parking

There are 80 parking spaces available at the main parking lot. Additional parking is located a short distance (approximately 1/4 mile) to the east at Picower Boundless Park where a shuttle will provide transportation between the parking lot and the summit venue.


Questions

If you have any questions, please contact:

Alana Brasier, Project Manager
Renaissance Planning Group
abrasier@citiesthatwork.com

(813) 254-7741 ext. 207

or

Marie Dorismond
FDOT District 4
marie.dorismond@dot.state.fl.us

(954) 777-4605

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Lake Worth, FL 33461

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