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Press Release
July 16, 2014
IMMEDIATE
MTA Transportation Reinvention Commission Meeting Tomorrow
As a reminder, the MTA Transportation Reinvention Commission is meeting tomorrow with public meetings open to the press.  Two meetings will take place at 347 Madison Avenue, between 44th and 45th Streets, and will be live webcast at this link: http://web.mta.info/mta/webcasts/ 
Schedule:
Tomorrow, Thursday, July 17
9 a.m. to noon:  Remarks to the Commission by Invited Transportation Experts
  • Khalid Bekka, Managing Director, HDR Engineering, Gulf Arab States          
  • Joseph Boardman, President and CEO, Amtrak            
  • Walter Edwards, Chairman, Harlem Business Alliance             
  • Emil Frankel, former Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy, U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Jennifer Hensley, Executive Director, Association for a Better New York       
  • Radley Horton, Principal Investigator / Associate Research Scientist, Center for Climate Systems Research, Columbia University
  • Amy Kenyon, Acting Deputy Director, Ford Foundation                      
  • Donna Keren, Senior Vice President, NYC & Company                       
  • Steven Spinola, President, Real Estate Board of New York
  • Sandra Wilkin, President Emeritus, Women Builders Council 

Noon to 1 p.m.: the commission will hear comments from members of the public.