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      Move Forward: Building Momentum for Active Transportation in New Brunswick in Saint John

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      November 14, 2019

      Thursday   8:30 AM

      55 Lake Drive South
      Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 3Z8

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      Move Forward: Building Momentum for Active Transportation in New Brunswick

      Move Forward is a full-day symposium to discuss challenges, opportunities and actions to develop active transportation across New Brunswick.This event is aimed at stakeholders from a wide variety of backgrounds such as public health, community planning, engineering, recreation, advocacy and government.AGENDA Panel DiscussionWhat are the barriers to active transportation in New Brunswick?Moderator: Jane McCulloch, President of Terminus ConsultingPanelists:Jon Lewis, Traffic Engineer for the City of FrederictonKurt Gumushel, Teacher and Saint Andrews Town CouncilorMarc Leger, Trails Coordinator for the Southeast Regional Service CommissionStephen Stone, Planner for Dillon ConsultingMore TBA The Mechanics of Building Nova Scotia’s Provincial Cycling NetworkSpeaker: Ben Buckwold, Director of Bikeways and Blue Route Implementation at Bicycle Nova ScotiaCreating a Business Case for Active Transportation InfrastructureSpeakers: Kevin Brown, Planning Manager at NB Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture and Gregor MacAskill, Economist at Gardner Pinfold ConsultingFrom Surfaces to Services: Why people should read New Brunswick’s inclusive and sustainable transportation strategy and what it means for active transportationSpeaker: Dr Trevor Hansen, Associate Professor at the University of New Brunswick’s Department of Civil EngineeringSmall Actions for Big Change: building lasting momentum for active transportationSpeaker: Kelsey Lane, Sustainable Transportation Coordinator at the Ecology Action Centre​An Action Plan for New BrunswickThis working session will engage delegates to illustrate a new vision for active transportation in New Brunswick. The goal of the session is to develop short-term and long-term next steps.For more information go to www.movenb.caBe sure to join us for our kick off event the night before. Details at

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