State Rep. Chuck Jefferson will hold a Regional Transportation Summit meeting from 6-8 p.m., Monday, May 9, in the Zeke Giorgi Building, lower level auditorium, 200 S. Wyman St., Rockford. Panelists will provide information on road, rail and public transportation projects and priorities critical to economic development and growth in the Rock River Valley. Invited panelists include representatives from: Ill. Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity; Ill. Dept. of Labor; Ill. Dept. of Transportation; METRA; Midwest Truckers Association; Northern Ill. Commuter Rail Initiative; Rockford Building & Construction Trades; Rockford Mass Transit; Rockford Public Works Dept.; Rockford Regional Chamber of Commerce. The public is invited to attend.
From the May 4-10, 2005 issue