Copyright Springfield City Club 2018
Advance registration is not required. Payments can be made at the event.
Edward McGlone, Lane Transit District’s Director of Public Affairs, will provide a preview of Transit Tomorrow, Lane Transit District’s (LTD) effort to find out how we can better move the people we serve to the destinations that are important to them.
Our region is growing, our travel patterns are changing, and it is time to reevaluate the transit system so it works for everyone.
The purpose of Transit Tomorrow is to answer two questions:
This project will combine technical analysis and broad-
The region’s transit system must reflect the priorities of the communities it serves. One of the biggest dilemmas in planning transit service is matching transportation priorities with limited resources. As a responsible public steward, LTD must make choices about what services to offer and balance the demands of our diverse community with the conscientious use of public funding.
LTD is looking for the public’s input to help determine priorities and deliver the best service.
Edward McGlone is responsible for overseeing the district’s outward-
During his career at LTD, Edward has been involved in efforts to increase transit funding, expand transit service, recruit and transition a new General Manager, and restructure the organization. He is a critical link between stakeholder groups, elected officials, the media, the general public, and LTD decision makers.
Prior to working at LTD, Edward focused on state politics including working for Oregon House Majority Leader Dave Hunt and campaign work on local and statewide elections. He is a graduate of Willamette University in Salem, OR.