Transit Day, fair set for Wednesday

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The first Georgia Transit Day and Fair is set for this Wednesday. The event aims to education local and state lawmakers and others about transit and the legislative changes with the passage of HB277.

The agenda includes Erik Steavens, director of Intermodal who will talk about the role of transit; Georgia Sen. Jeff Mullis, who will discuss HB 277; Todd Long, planning director, who will discuss the transit/implementation of HB 277 and Butch McDuffie, who will talk about the GTA role in advancing transit. There will also be an open discussion on transit in Georgia and a transit fair for customers to learn about transit providers in their region.

The event starts at 1 p.m. at Georgia Southern University's Performing Arts Center.

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