Move Forward: Building Momentum for Active Transportation in New Brunswick

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Lily Lake Pavilion

55 Lake Drive South

Saint John, NB E2L 3Z8

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Move Forward is a full-day symposium to discuss challenges, opportunities and actions to develop active transportation across New Brunswick.

This event is aimed at stakeholders from a wide variety of backgrounds such as public health, community planning, engineering, recreation, advocacy and government.

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Panel Discussion
What are the barriers to active transportation in New Brunswick?
Moderator: Jane McCulloch, President of Terminus Consulting
Panelists:
Jon Lewis, Traffic Engineer for the City of Fredericton
Marc Leger, Trails Coordinator for the Southeast Regional Service Commission
Stephen Stone, Planner for Dillon Consulting
Dana Purton Dickson, Director of Community Services for the Town of Quispamsis

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The Mechanics of Building Nova Scotia’s Provincial Cycling Network
Speaker: Ben Buckwold, Director of Bikeways and Blue Route Implementation at Bicycle Nova Scotia

​New Brunswick Regional Greenway Showcase
This session will put the spotlight on regional greenway projects in New Brunswick that are in development or near completion.




Creating a Business Case for Active Transportation Infrastructure

Speakers: Kevin Brown, Planning Manager at NB Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture and Gregor MacAskill, Economist at Gardner Pinfold Consulting

From Surfaces to Services: Why people should read New Brunswick’s inclusive and sustainable transportation strategy and what it means for active transportation
Speaker: Dr Trevor Hansen, Associate Professor at the University of New Brunswick’s Department of Civil Engineering

Small Actions for Big Change: building lasting momentum for active transportation
Speaker: Kelsey Lane, Sustainable Transportation Coordinator at the Ecology Action Centre

​An Action Plan for New Brunswick
This working session will engage delegates to illustrate a new vision for active transportation in New Brunswick. The goal of the session is to develop short-term and long-term next steps.

For more information go to www.movenb.ca

Be sure to join us for our kick off event the night before. Details at https://www.facebook.com/events/857699054623762/


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Lily Lake Pavilion

55 Lake Drive South

Saint John, NB E2L 3Z8

Canada

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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