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Forward Motion, July 2013

Mobility 21 Summit Goes Mobile Check out Mobility 21’s new Summit mobile website for this year’s conference on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the JW Marriott at L.A. Live! Get the latest conference updates Learn more about Summit speakers Connect with fellow conference attendees See who’s sponsoring Reserve a hotel room at the special Mobility 21 rate Get […]

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11 Rules for Transportation Ballot Initiative Success

Last month, I joined more than 100 transportation professionals from across the country at the Center for Transportation Excellence’s conference in Atlanta. The topic of the conversation: how to garner support for transportation sales tax initiatives. Check out the 11 tips I learned at the conference that will help make any campaign a success. Search […]

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Forward Motion, June 2013

It’s Official: Senate Confirms Anthony Foxx As Next Transportation Secretary In a unanimous vote yesterday, Anthony R. Foxx was confirmed by the Senate to serve as the next U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary. Serving as Mayor of Charlotte, N.C. since 2009, Foxx helped lead the way on several transportation initiatives in the city, including a […]

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Mobility 21 Applauds Regional Leaders Appointed to National Freight Advisory Committee

Mobility 21, Southern California’s transportation advocacy coalition, touts inclusion of regional transportation leaders chosen to serve on committee aimed at improving national freight network. IRVINE, Calif. – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced the members of the National Freight Advisory Committee, including several Southern California leaders. Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal, Port of Hueneme Executive Director Kristin […]

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Forward Motion, May 2013

More than 43 percent of the nation’s imports enter the Ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles, Hueneme and San Diego — creating jobs, income and tax revenue in all 50 states. BREAKING: Mobility 21’s Kristin Decas and Fran Inman to Serve on National Freight Advisory Committee Today U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced the members […]

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Forward Motion, April 2013

Charlotte, N.C. Mayor Foxx Tapped To Be Next U.S. DOT Secretary Yesterday President Obama announced his nomination of Anthony R. Foxx to replace outgoing U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. Serving as Mayor of Charlotte, N.C. since 2009, Foxx helped lead the way on several transportation initiatives in the city, including a streetcar project, […]

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Playing ‘Mad Libs’ on Infrastructure

Guest blog post by Janet Kavinoky, Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition and Executive Director, Transportation & Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce POLITICO and a few Members of Congress raised doubts as to whether America’s infrastructure is truly “crumbling.” The implication from the article: things aren’t as bad as some “politicians and pundits” make them out to […]

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Forward Motion, March 2013

Join these firms in sponsoring Mobility 21’s 2013 Southern California Transportation Summit. 2013 Mobility 21 Summit Sponsorships Now Open Sponsorships for the 12th annual Southern California Transportation Summit are now open to the general public! This year’s Summit, which will focus on vital connections between transportation, energy, water, health and education, promises a diverse group […]

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News Release: Southern California’s Mobility 21 Urges Congress to Invest in America’s Trade Gateway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                         March 5, 2013 CONTACT Kristin Slocum, Communications Manager 949.375.4523   Southern California’s Mobility 21 Urges Congress to Invest in America’s Trade Gateway  Mobility 21 will fight for federal transportation funding and innovative tools to leverage local investment IRVINE, Calif. – […]

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