Wednesday, July 29, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Austin officials want voters to approve billions in new debt to build a new downtown subway system, additional fixed rail lines, and other public transit options. But concerns abound about the plan’s contribution to the spread of coronavirus, the cost and impact on taxpayers, and the limited impact on traffic congestion. Join our panel of experts to learn more about the $7 billion proposal and what, if anything, should be done instead.
- The Honorable Ellen Troxclair (Moderator) – Senior Fellow, Texas Public Policy Foundation; Former Austin City Council Member
- Jim Skaggs (Panelist) – Coalition on Sustainable Transportation
- Jay Crossley (Panelist) – Executive Director, Farm&City
When you RSVP, you will receive more information on how to tune in, a reminder when our experts are live, plus access to the video if you’re unable to watch in real time or want to share it with friends and neighbors.
The livestream can be viewed Wednesday, July 29th at 12PM CST via the following links. Watch via YouTube to submit your questions during the live Q&A.