NH DHHS Announces Community Transportation Summit

Event to be held Thursday, November 18th, in Concord

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in partnership with the State Coordinating Council for Community Transportation is announcing the 2010 Community Transportation Summit. The Summit will feature speakers and presentations on the growing need for community transportation services in New Hampshire.

The Summit will also showcase the past year’s regional successes in community transportation by honoring various leaders, organizations and projects. This is an opportunity to learn more about New Hampshire’s progress in creating a system that will provide citizens with better access to transportation and services. The conference is being held at the Grappone Conference Center on Thursday, November 18th.

WHAT: 2010 Community Transportation Summit

WHEN: Thursday, November 18, 2010, from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

WHERE: Grappone Conference Center, 70 Constitution Avenue, Concord, NH



· 9:15 AM Community Transportation in New Hampshire: Looking Back and Moving Forward

· 12:15 Lunch Keynote: Legislative Issues and National Trends in Community Transportation

· 2:00 Community Transportation in Region 1

· 2:45 Breakout Discussions § Organizational Development:
 Sustaining a Coalition § Sustainable Communities:
Land Use and Transportation § Volunteer Driver Information and Networking