FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 3, 2012
Transit Districts Revealedas Key to Growth and Jobs
ULI Los Angeles’ 3
Annual Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Summit IsJune 7 at USCTransformative Strategies Will Be Showcased by MTA,U.S. General ServicesAdministration and State of California
LOS ANGELES, Calif.
annual TOD Summit byULI Los Angeleswill unveil compellinginformation about how Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) is now the most effective development andrevitalization tool in Southern California. Among the evidence presented at theTOD Summitwill be newdata on developments expanding around the Red Line and new Expo Line from Los Angeles CountyMetropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA). There will also be news about how Measure R, which provides Los Angeles County with $40 billion in critical transit and highway funding, is transforming our communities with jobs and connectivity.TOD Summit 2012 – “Staying on Track and Moving Forward” – will include:
, Chief Executive Officer,
will provide feedback on the opening on the ExpoLine and on the dramatic growth surrounding the transit lines throughout LA County.
, Director of Urban Development,
U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)
on the critical mass of federal workplaces in relation to transportation and other sustainabilityindicators.
Brian P. Kelly
, Acting Secretary,
State of California Business, Transportation & HousingAgency
on State support for the major expansion and strengthening of Southern California’stransportation system and the important role of TOD.
Kristina E. Raspe
, Vice President, Real Estate Development and Asset Management, USC onnew development and investment at USC focused on the new Expo Line.TOD Summit is Thursday, June 7, 2012, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. atUSC Ronald Tutor Campus Center ,3607 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA, 90089. Registration ranges from $30 to $70. Registration andhttp://la.uli.org/event/tod-summit-2012/or by calling (213) 542-4694.
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