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NW Ohio - Going Beyond Green Luncheon Series: Active Transportation

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The Blarney Event Center

601 Monroe St

Toledo, OH 43604

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Going Beyond Green Luncheon Series

Please join the Toledo Lucas County Sustainability Commission and the USGBC Ohio's NW Regional Leadership Team as they host quarterly luncheons focused on sustainability topics important to our region. A panel of local experts will be presenting and each event will focus on a specific topic. Topics include food, fitness, facilities and financing.

Series Schedule:

  • February 14 - Local Food
  • May 9 - Active Transportation
  • August 8 - Healthy / Efficient Buildings
  • November 14 - Financing Sustainability

SESSION OVERVIEW: MAY 9, 2019 - ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the environmental impacts of traditional transportation planning and the benefits of designing for multiple modes of transportation and apply them to the Alternative Transportation credits.
  • Recognize the health and economic benefits of bikeshare programs and how they can be applied to WELL Optimization credits.
  • Identify different methods to achieve Alternative Transportation credits based on the project type, schools for example.
  • Explain the value of complete streets designs and how they support Transportation credits.

Presenters

  • Jenny Hansen, Coordinator, Safe Routes to School
  • Lance Dasher, Transportation Planner, Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments
  • Gretchen DeBacker, Legislative Director, Office of the Mayor, City of Toledo, ToleGO Bike Share

Moderator

  • Erika White, Wellness Coach and Local TV Personality

Agenda

  • 11:30am - 12:00pm Gather & Networking
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch & Presentation

Continuing Education

This course is approved for for 1 AICP CM (9174566), 1 GBCI CE and 1 AIA LU.

Venue

The Blarney Event Center,601 Monroe St, Toledo. Please note the entrance is off of Huron Street.

REFUND POLICY:

All refund requests must be received before 4:00 pm EST the Friday before the event.


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