As we turn the corner into the final months of 2018, we would like to invite the community to share their experiences of the city at “human scale.” This is in contrast to how much of the city is built and how most people experience moving through the environment: automotive scale. We will be highlighting joys and challenges of using active transportation modes in Omaha and the experience of encountering the environment at human scale. Check out our first post in this blog series, A Tale about a Bench and over 150 gallons of trash with Cindy Teft.
Get out and Vote! | Polls Close November 6
Recently. we posted a blog article about how voters are planning to get out and vote. How are you getting to the polls? Voting early? Voting by mail? Walking to your polling place? We have a list of resources in this blog for organizations offering rides to the poll as well as how to find your polling place. Read more.
Last Month's Event Recaps!
(Counter Clockwise from top left) Ride the Bus With Us! - Bike With Us! - Nebraska Bike/Walk Summit).
Upcoming Mode Shift Events!
Transit Team Meetup - Monday, Nov. 5 at 5:30 p.m. - Kitchen Table Central. Topic: Bus rides, bus stops & bus benches. Invite a friendwho cares about transit!
Get out and Vote! - Wednesday, Nov. 6
Walkability Team Meeting - Thursday, Nov. 7 | 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. - UNO CEC (Room 226)
Mode Shift Coffee Chat - Friday, Nov. 16 | 8 – 9 a.m. -Check our Facebook for the location here. Topic: A Roundtable about 2019 Transportation Issues for Omaha.
Mayor's Active Living Advisory Committee - Wednesday, Nov. 21 | 3 – 4:30 p.m. at Omaha-Douglas Civic Center (1819 Farnam St)