July 1, 2022 at 6PM Happy Hour Mixer
June 15, 2022 at 4PM General Meeting
May 17, 2022 Candidate Forum 2022
April 20, 2022 General Meeting
Our guest speakers Jim Allison and Dan Leavitt told us about rail projects in the Sacramento Region. Here is the presentation on Capitol Corridor’s Systemwide Capital Program. Additionally, here are the slides for the Valley Rail update about projects and progress on bringing new intercity rail service to Sacramento and the region.
March 16, 2022 General Meeting
Casey Courtright, Senior Manager in Revenue and Analytics of the Sacramento Regional Transit District, was the guest speaker for this month’s meeting. Check out this presentation to learn more about family budgets and how it impacts transportation accessibility.
February 16, 2022 General Meeting
We welcomed West Sacramento Mayor Martha Guerrero and West Sacramento City Council Member Chris Ledesma who shared the West Side Story of the vision for the future of transit and transportation in West Sacramento.
January 19 General Meeting
November 17 General Meeting
November 3 Fall Reception for SMART
October 20 General Meeting
We had a presentation from SPIN Electric Scooter Share in Sacramento and what the future holds for this unique first/last mile connection to transit and rail service.
September 15 General Meeting
Mass transit provider meets congested travel corridor. Presentation link.
Speaker: Andy Furillo, member of Yolo County Transportation District Citizen Advisory Committee and Yolo Mobility
What do advocates envision for transit’s role in a CalTrans project, administered by Yolo CTD under a grant from SACOG no less, to decongest and improve transportation through Davis and the Causeway? Strange bedfellows? Let’s find out!
August 18 General Meeting
Local funding prospects and state-level transportation policies will be addressed with an update from Mr. Henry Li (SacRT CEO) and Ms. Nailah Pope-Hardin (California Climate Plan coalition) will share what the CA Transportation Agency’s transportation policy says about equity in transportation access.
SMART Summer Picnic
Take a look at photos from our most recent summer picnic where we welcomed back and reconnected with our transit and rail supporters and our allies. We hope you can join us at the next event!
No General Meeting in June.
May 19 General Meeting
Topic: Local transit and rail advocacy groups share their perspective, and objectives, for high quality transit and rail service in our region and communities. Moderator: Leah Barrett, 50 Corridor TMA
Our Panelists were:
- Tamie Dramer, Executive Director, Organize Sacramento
- Mike Costa (invited), City of Elk Grove
- Joe Bolte, Yolo Mobility
- Glenda Marsh, Steering Committee, Sacramento Metro Advocates for Rail and Transit
- Steve Cohn, Chair, Sacramento Regional Rail Working Group