On August 21, 2014 the FHWA will be hosting the “El Paso Livability Summit” and Velo Paso has been invited to present! Please join us for an inspiring and informative day discussing best practices for livability and sustainability in the El Paso region, and how transportation systems can best support livability, for the El Paso metropolitan area and region. The summit is free, so please mark your calendar and register by August 15, CLICK HERE for flyer with more information and registration form. El Paso Livability Summit August 21, 2014 -8:30 AM – 4:30 PM TecH20 Water Resources Learning Center 10751 Montana Avenue, El Paso, TX 79935 DRAFT PROGRAM AGENDA I. Introduction and Welcome (9:00 – 9:20 AM) Shana Baker, Livability Team Leader, FHWA HQ’s Office of Human Environment II. Development of Multi-Modal Transportation Plan/Rider 8 Ozone Calculator (9:20 – 9:40 AM) Michael Medina, Executive Director, El Paso MPO III. Bike Share El Paso (9:40 – 10:00 AM) Raymond Telles, Executive Director, Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority IV. Implementation of Complete Streets (10:00 – 10:20 AM) Fred Lopez, Transportation Planning Administrator, City of El Paso BREAK (10:20 – 10:40 AM) V. Bicycle Advisory Committee and Events (10:40 – 11:00 AM) Victor Cordero/Scott White, Velo Paso Bicycle Pedestrian Coalition VI. BRIO RTS- Rapid Transit System (11:00 – 11:20 AM) Jay Banasiak, Director, Sun Metro, City of El Paso LUNCH (on your own) (11:30 – 12:45 PM) VII. Creating Walkable and More Livable Communities (12:45 – 1:05 PM) Mathew McElroy, Development Director, City of El Paso VIII. Sustainable Mobility for Ciudad Juarez (1:05 – 1:35 PM) Ing. Nicolás López, Jefe de Movilidad e Infraestructura,Instituto Municipal de Investigación Y Planeación (IMIP) IX. The New Model for Affordable Housing- LEED Certified Paisano Green Community (1:35 – 1:55 PM) Gerald Cichon, CEO, Housing Authority of the City of El Paso X. GRO El Paso Initiative (1:55 – 2:15 PM) U.S. Green Building Council Chihuahuan Desert Chapter BREAK (2:15 – 2:30 PM) XI. Development of El Paso Regional Multi-Modal Transportation Plan (2:30-3:30 PM) El Paso MPO XII. Closing Session and Next Steps (3:30-4:30 PM)

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