2017

Brian Potwin

Commute Options

Meet-Up: What’s Good in Transportation

October 27 | 1:30 | 90 Minutes | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Metolius Room

Transportation plays a key role in all of our lives, but it can be more than just making it from point A to B. Meet up with Commute Options' Active Transportation Coordinator and discuss how transportation design impacts a community's physical and social health.

Where I'll Be

Brian has lived in Central Oregon since the year 2000 and loves to ride bicycles and work with community. Working for Commute Options since 2008, Brian has learned many techniques for outreaching and engaging community in Central Oregon. Brian works with Oregon Safe Routes to School, ODOT, City of Bend, City of Redmond and internationally with the Open Streets initiative. He is passionate about creative change and activating our largest public space – our streets – to promote community health, active transportation and a vibrant local economy.

β€œThe way we design public spaces reflects the values of a community. A city designed to offer opportunities to increase physical and social health, promote active transportation, and create vibrant local economy benefit everyone.”