Measure Reductions of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through Public Transportation with These Tools and Resources
Recorded On: 07/27/2021
The Federal Transit Administration’s “Sustainable Transit for a Healthy Planet” initiative positions public transportation as a central strategy for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Practitioners will discuss strategies they have implemented, and how they are measuring results and outcomes.
- Rob Borowski, Second Vice-Chair, APTA Committee on Sustainability; Sustainability Officer, Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Austin, TX
- Mark Ferroni, Deputy Associate Administrator for Planning & Environment, Federal Transit Administration
Overview of Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through Public Transportation:
- Dr. Cris Liban, Chief Sustainability Officer, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
- Amy Shatzkin, Deputy Director, Environmental Affairs & Sustainability, Sound Transit, Seattle, WA
- Nicole Dufva, Project Planner, Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority, St. Petersburg, FLdsff
This is the first of a series of events that will support agencies in developing climate action plans or other strategies to reduce GHG emissions.