State Representative Al Riley moderated a Transportation Panel at the Rainbow PUSH – 43rd Annual International Convention in Chicago. In the last half hour of the workshop, panelists discussed federal transportation policy, working with community colleges to create training programs for individuals to enter the manufacturing workforce, and transit oriented development. This video is uploaded with permission from Rainbow PUSH.
• Reggie Greenwood, Director , Economic Development for the Chicago Southland Economic Development Corporation
• Ed Swailes, Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO)
• Richard Harnish, Executive Director, Midwest High Speed Rail Association
• Phil Washington, Chair, American Public Transit Association, Denver, CEO and General Manager, Denver Transit Authority