Missourians for Responsible Transportation frequently shares expertise through speaking engagements at local, statewide, and even national events. We are asked to connect with groups on a wide variety of topics, including Complete Streets, active transportation, grant funding opportunities, and infrastructure in Missouri.
Here are some of our favorites:
Notable MRT Speaking Engagements
Complete Streets for Rural Areas webinar (National Center for Rural Road Safety and NLTAPA Safety Work Group)
"Complete Streets in Rural Missouri:Advocacy for Connected Communities"
Speakers: Brooke Struve [Federal Highway Administration], Jackson Hotaling [MRT], and Jon Kaplan [Vermont Agency of Transportation]
Virtual webinar, 27 July 2022
National Regional Transportation Conference (National Association of Development Organizations)
"Movement is Life: Regional Collaboration with Regional Planning Commissions to Improve Rural Transportation Outcomes"
Speakers: Jackson Hotaling [MRT] and Adrienne Weston [Harry S Truman Coordinating Council]
Kansas City, MO, 20 July 2022
Missouri Active Transportation Summit (Various Partners)
"A Model for Missouri: Missourians for Responsible Transportation's Complete Streets Ordinance Template"
Speakers: Michael Kelley [BikeWalkKC] and Ron Bentch [MRT]
Virtual Summit, based in Jefferson City, MO, 13 August 2021
National Bike Summit (League of American Bicyclists)
"Active Transportation Mobilization in Rural Missouri & State Advocacy Discussion"
Speakers: Michael Kelley [BikeWalkKC], Ron Bentch [MRT], and Jackson Hotaling [MRT]
Virtual Summit, based in Washington, DC, 28 February 2021