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Equitable Transit

Jul 17, 2017

In this hour, Wes turns a critical eye toward public transit. He speaks with transportation expert and Harvard Business School Professor, Rosabeth Kanter. He then talks with Alex Fischer of the Columbus Partnership about how the private sector can be vital to developing Smart transit systems. Turning back to to Baltimore – he speaks with Jimmy Rouse of the Baltimore Transit Campaign and with Samuel Jordan of the Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition. Finally, he'll talk with Liz Cornish of Bikemore about how biking connects diverse communities. Baltimore has notoriously poor public transit - what does the future of transportation look like for our city?  

Guests on this program include: 

Rosabeth Kanter, Harvard Business School Professor and author of Move: Putting America's Infrastructure Back in the Lead. 

Alex Fischer, CEO and President of the Columbus Partnership.

Jimmy Rouse, Board President of Baltimore Transit Choices.

Samuel Jordan, President of Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition. 

Liz Cornish, Executive Director of Bikemore.