On Thursday, September 24 from 1pm to 2pm, the Fox Valley Sustainability Network will host the Mobility and Rideshare webinar.
Online PR News – 11-September-2020 – Chicago – On Thursday, September 24 from 1pm to 2pm, the Fox Valley Sustainability Network will host the Mobility and Rideshare webinar. The webinar is free and open to all. The Fox Valley Sustainability Network works on environmental, economic and quality of life issues and projects in and around the Fox Valley. To register for the webinar, go to http://www.foxvalleysustainabilitynetwork.com/events.
The Mobility and Rideshare webinar will address the future of ride share programs and economic opportunities on a local, regional and national level. Speakers will represent Ride in Kane, Shared Use Mobility Center, Kane County, Project Mobility and more.
Topics will include:
National trends around car and bike-sharing and other mobility strategies; COVID-19 trends and predictions
Kane County trends; biking and hiking and bike share programs across Kane County
Access to water trails, boosting economics and cultural participation
“Mobility and ride share programs add a dimension to transportation and the future of economics in the Fox Valley,” said Karen Miller, Executive Planner for Kane County and member of the Fox Valley Sustainability Network Core Team. “In the midst of a pandemic, ride share programs have potential to boost environmental health as well as economic health.”
Every year, the Fox Valley Sustainability Network hosts six forums which cover 25 communities in four counties. Forum topics discuss topics that include solar energy, waste reduction, green infrastructure, transportation, plastic pollutants and more. During the COVID-19 health pandemic, the forums moved to a free webinar format to continue the discussion of sustainability.
Support from sponsors, including Kane County, Applied Ecological Services, City of Elgin, Village of Montgomery, Elevate Energy, Village of Algonquin and Certasun, have helped make the forums possible. To become a sponsor, visit: http://www.foxvalleysustainabilitynetwork.com/sponsorship
About The Fox Valley Sustainability Network
The Fox Valley Sustainability Network brings together the public and private sectors from around the Fox Valley to cut across boundaries and create a healthy, sustainable and vibrant region. The Fox Valley Sustainability Network is an ongoing entity working on various issues and projects within the Valley. The Fox Valley Sustainability Network is a project of Seven Generations Ahead, City of Aurora, Kane County, and a5 Branding & Digital in collaboration with Fox Valley communities and counties. To learn more, visit: http://www.foxvalleysustainabilitynetwork.com/.