The Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains is pleased to announce that Dr. Barry Wellar will be joining our National Dream Renewed Town Hall meeting as our keynote speaker. Dr. Wellar is well known for his work in transportation policy, research and planning. It is an honor to be working with him on this project.
Dr Wellar is Professor Emeritus of Geography at the University of Ottawa, Distinguished Research Fellow for Transport Action Canada, Policy and Research Advisor for the Federation of Urban Neighbourhoods and President of Wellar Consulting Inc.. He is a Registered Professional Planner in Ontario, and a member of the Canadian Institute of Planners. Dr Wellar is the author of more than 200 publications in transportation and land use planning, and has received the Anderson medal and the Ullman Award for his internationally recognized achievements in applied transportation research.
Date: November 8th, 2012 Place: Russ Ramsay Room, Civic Centre, Sault Ste. Marie Time: 7:00PM
Come join us and discuss what rail means to you and your region!