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Panel Talk: Improved Safety & a Train Quiet Zone in Jack London

  • 54 Washington Street Oakland, CA, 94607 United States (map)

Please Join us for our next Panel Talk February 5th:

What will it take to create a Train Quiet Zone and improve safety on Embarcadero in Jack London?

Rail transit is on the rise through Jack London, and so is activity, visitor foot traffic, residential population, employment, and businesses. Community stakeholders in Jack London have long been interested in improving the pedestrian and vehicular train crossings in Jack London to create safer streets and facilitate a Train Quiet Zone, and many even contributed funds to begin the technical work necessary to kickstart the project. Hear from local and regional experts discuss what it will take to bring this significant infrastructure investment to Jack London. Speakers include Peter Gertler, Senior VP of HNTB, Joel Cox, Chief Engineer, Capitol Corridor, and Alta Planning. 

  • DATE: Monday, February 5th
  • TIME: 6-7:30pm
  • LOCATION: 54 Washington Street, Jack London Square (At the foot of Washington Street, across from main entrance to Waterfront Hotel)

Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to info@jacklondonoakland.org

Earlier Event: January 28
Jack London Square Farmers' Market
Later Event: February 7
Wine Tasting at Minimo