Community Forum: Unclogging Newton’s (Transportation) Arteries

Getting From Here to There: How Do We Balance Economic Growth With a Sustainable Transportation Future? 

Come find out some answers at a public forum: The Future of Transportation in Newton, on Tuesday, November 29, 2011, at 7:00 pm, in the Druker Auditorium, Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St, Newton Centre.

Participants include: Stephanie Pollack, Chair of Newton’s Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) and Professor at Northeastern University; Eric Bourassa, Transportation Manager for the Metropolitan Area Planning Council; Jacqueline Y. Douglas, Executive Director of LivableStreets, an advocacy group that seeks to balance public transit, walking, and biking with automobiles; and Candace Havens, Director of Planning and Development, City of Newton.

Sponsored by the League of Women Voters Newton and other local organizations.  For more information,, 617-383-4598,  This program is free and open to the public.