Surrey, B.C. – On Thursday, September 26, the Surrey Board of Trade will host TransLink CEO, Kevin Desmond. The presentation will be focusing on:
- TransLink’s next steps for transit and transportation investments in the Surrey and South Fraser region, including the new RapidBus program and the proposed SkyTrain extension
- How over 500,000 people use transit everyday in Metro Vancouver. In fact, TransLink is leading transit agencies in Canada and the United States, experiencing 18% transit ridership growth between 2016 and 2018
- TransLink’s $9 billion transit expansion plan, including unprecedented increases in bus, SeaBus and SkyTrain service, and new project plans
Ride hailing and new technologies that will disrupt transportation
- TransLink’s plans for the future of regional transportation with Transport 2050, its largest public engagement ever
Kevin will be joined by Mayor Jonathon Cote, Chair, Mayors’ Council as well.
Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Time: Registration and Lunch 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.; Program 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel (15269 104 Avenue, Surrey)
Admission: Member $65; Table of 10 $650; Corporate Table of 10 $800; General Admission $75
Admission is GST Applicable. Corporate tables include logo recognition at the table and on-screen during the event.
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For further information, please contact Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 604.634.0342.