2010 Annual Go Chapel Hill Transportation Conference Well Attended!

On November 19, Transportation Management Coordinators gathered for the annual transportation management meeting to discuss and receive the newest information regarding alternative transportation in the Chapel Hill/Triangle area.  Long Range & Transportation Manager reported that according the annual survey data, that over 80% of those working in Chapel Hill live outside the Town Limits and while there is an increase in the use of alternative transportation, there is much work to be done yet to grow the number of employees carpooling, bicycling, walking or using transit to get to and from work.  As part of the event each year businesses receive recognition for outstanding participation, alternative growth & amenities program.  J.B. Culpepper, the Town’s Planning Department Director, presented the awards.  Carol Woods received the local 2010 Go Chapel Hill Award of Excellence, while Silverback Asset Management received the 2010 Golden Ticket regional award.

Chapel Hill Planning Director presenting award to Andrew Chacos of Silverback Asset Management

Transportation Demand Management Coordinator Len Cone presenting award to Carol Woods.