12:30PM – 1:00PM, SPUR San Jose, 76 South First Street, SAN JOSE. How can we make more of the Bay Area accessible by transit? How can we turn our public transit system into a reliable option for more travelers? Seamless Transit, a new research report by SPUR, envisions a Bay Area with coordinated transit systems connecting the entire region. Join a discussion about how urban areas that collaborate to create intuitive, pleasurable transit systems will thrive. Free to APA and SPUR Members (you will need your member number to register). For more information and to register, CLICK HERE.
12:30PM – 1:30PM, SPUR San Jose office, 76 South First Street, SAN JOSE. The Tech Museum of Innovation and Gehl Studio are collaborating on a project with the Knight Foundation to make downtown’s public spaces more engaging and inviting for those who live and work nearby. Join us to hear about their research and urban prototyping at City Hall Plaza in San Jose, how they’ve been involving the public, and what lies ahead. Free to APA and SPUR Members (you will need your member number to register). For more information and to register, CLICK HERE.
5:00PM – 7:00PM, Billy Berk’s, 99 S. 1st Street, SAN JOSE. Appetizers to be provided. It’s ime to get out and meet your fellow planners! The Northern Section is co-sponsoring with AEP this South Bay happy hour networking event. You’ll also be able to meet the new South Bay Regional Activity Coordinator Gerri Caruso. If you have any questions, please email either Gerri at email@example.com or Reema Mahamood at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Eight Bridges Brewing Company, 332 Earhart Way, LIVERMORE. Join UC Davis Extension, Land Use and Natural Resources, and APA California – Northern to learn how good planning and good beer have been fermenting community development in the City of Livermore. Staff from the City of Livermore’s Planning Division will discuss how the new wave of craft businesses have shaped their community while brew masters from Eight Bridges Brewing Company will share their experiences navigating the permit process. Participants will also have the opportunity to tour Eight Bridges Brewing Company followed by an open social mixer after the event concludes at 5pm.
COST: $10 for APA Members, $12 for non-members. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance. For more information and to register, click here. Please contact Andrew Mogensen AICP, East Bay RAC, at Andrew.email@example.com for any questions.
Imagine this: all of your favorite Bay Area transportation organizations in one place on one night. Dream come true, right? What if we also said there would be a great outdoor beer garden and free appetizers? Your dream event is just around the corner and we hope to see you there. This event is FREE, but an RSVP is requested- click here. For more information contact Dahlia Chazan at firstname.lastname@example.org.