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American Public Health Association Conference Event

Please join the Plan4Health community for a meeting and social on Monday, November 2!

The Plan4Health gathering at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference is a chance to connect with community members at APA’s Chicago office.  The reception begins at 6:00pm, with a brief period of programming starting at 6:30pm.

Guest Speaker

Jacky Grimshaw, Vice President for Policy, Center for Neighborhood Technology

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Jacky joined CNT in 1992, and has since developed its capacity to engage in public policy advocacy and transportation planning, transportation research, environmental justice, public participation tool development, GIS mapping, community economic development and air quality. Jacky advocated for and provided expertise to increase transit in the Chicago region. She created and led CNT’s transportation and air quality programs for over a decade and led CNT’s Transit Future campaign in the fight for mass transit reform in the Chicago region in 2008.  The Transit Future campaign seeks to have the Cook County Board identify a dedicated revenue stream to expand transit in Cook County.  Since 2005, she has led CNT’s policy efforts at all levels of government.

 

Location

American Planning Association
205 N. Michigan, Suite 1200
Chicago, Illinois 60601

Please note: 205 N. Michigan building security requires pre-registration and an ID check at the lobby reception desk. Please RSVP to Elizabeth Hartig by Wednesday, October 28.

The APA office is accessible by public transit, and is only two blocks away from the Clark/Lake stop on the Red Line.