Transportation Forum

October 17, 2000
7:00 p.m.
Antioch City Council Chambers
Third and "H" Streets


Welcome:  Mayor Mary Rocha and Community Mayors in Attendance

Introduction: Mike Ramsey, City Manager, City of Antioch

Bay Area Transportation Perspective: Sharon Brown, Vice Chair, MTC

Contra Costa County Transportation Perspective:  Bob McCleary, Executive Director, CCTA

Update on Highway 4 ByPass Planning and Construction: Lowell Tunison, Supervising Civil Engineer, East Contra Costa Regional Fee and Financing Authority

BART Perspective: Joel Keller, BART Director - District #2

  1. History of BART in its advancement to Pittsburg/Bay Point

  2. Upcoming transportation study funded from the $7 million state transportation grant allocated from the Torlakson bill

Economic Impacts of the East Contra Costa Region's Transportation Issues:  Nancy McCaffery, Chief Executive Officer, Antioch Chamber of Commerce

Summary:  Mike Ramsey

Audience Comments:  Mike Ramsey