Trains, Buses, People:
An Opinionated Atlas of Transit
- Author, Structural Engineer, Urban Planner
Christoff Spieler is the vice president and director of planning at Huitt-Zollars, a consulting firm with offices across the US. His new book, Trains, Buses, People, Second Edition: An Opinionated Atlas of US and Canadian Transit profiles the 49 metro areas in the US and 8 in Canada that have rail transit or BRT, using data, photos, and maps.
In this talk, Spieler discusses how agencies can better welcome riders regardless of race, gender, income, or disability.
Moderated by Assistant Professor in the School of Geographical Science and Urban Planning Huê-Tâm Jamme, this event is in partnership with Island Press, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that shines a spotlight on crucial issues and focuses attention on sustainable solutions.
You can purchase Trains, Buses, People from the independently owned Changing Hands Bookstore, HERE.
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Arizona Time