Mayor Chris Beutler will kick off the Citizens’ Transportation Coalition

OFFICE OF THE MAYOR, LINCOLN, NE:

Mayor Chris Beutler will kick off the Citizens’ Transportation Coalition at a news conference at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 3 at the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, first floor of 3 Landmark Centre at 1128 Lincoln Mall.

 Media parking is available at the hooded meters on 11th Street west of the building.

The media are invited to cover the Coalition’s hour-long bus tour immediately after the news conference as well as the first meeting, which is expected to begin about noon at the Chamber.

The bus tour will feature projects along Yankee Hill Road.  Media are invited to be on the bus or to meet the bus at one of these stops:

·       Yankee Hill Road and Wilderness Ridge Drive – about 15 minutes after departure from the Chamber

·       Yankee Hill Road east of 84th Street - about 35 minutes after departure from the Chamber.