Meet New RTA CEO Michael Ford at TRU's Fall Meeting
RSVP Today to TRU's Fall Meeting featuring Michael Ford for Monday Nov 10!
Please also support TRU's work to improve Detroit transit!
At long last, the Regional Transit Authority has a CEO; Michael Ford officially starts today!!
And you're invited to meet him:
Join us on Monday Nov 10 at
TRU's Fall Meeting
featuring Michael Ford
At the Arab American National Museum, 6:00-8:00pm
(13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126)
Please join us in welcoming the first-ever Chief Executive of the Regional Transit Authority for southeast Michigan.
Hear from Mr. Ford about his goals and plans to improve southeast Michigan transit and ask him your questions.
Plus, learn about recent progress on SMART, DDOT, M1-Rail, and more!
This is a free event, open to all, so bring friends!!
Reception at 6:00pm with light refreshments
Program from 6:30pm - 8:00pm, including Q&A.
Please enter from the rear of the building. The Museum is on Michigan Ave bus routes and parking available behind the museum.
Please RSVP to 313-963-8872, Info@DetroitTransit.org or on Facebook by Nov 6.
With help from Deputy CEO / Chief Operations Officer Tiffany Gunter who started two weeks ago, they're already doing a lot of work: setting up an interim office, planning a strategic planning retreat with the Board, developing a budget, negotiating contracts with consultants who will lead rapid transit planning, and much more.
Michael has said his first goal is to learn from as many people as possible, so please join us November 10 to share your ideas and recommendations for transit priorities with him!
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