December 3, 2013 > BART Director Blalock to speak at Temple Beth Torah
BART Director Blalock to speak at Temple Beth Torah
Submitted By Brotherhood of Temple Beth Torah
On Sunday, December 8, theÊBrotherhood group of Temple Beth Torah is proud to present Thomas Blalock, BART Board of Directors. Blalock will speak about the history of BART, current status of the extension to Warm Springs and San Jose and other BART activities. A question and answer period will follow.
Director Blalock first joined the Board after his District 6 constituents elected him on November 8, 1994. Since then, voters re-elected him in 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2010 to represent Fremont, Hayward (partial), Newark, Union City and Unincorporated Alameda County (partial). He serves on the Silicon Valley Rapid Transit Project Policy Advisory Board, whose efforts include the new Warm Springs Station and the future BART extension to Santa Clara County.
Director Blalock currently serves as BARTÕs representative on the Alameda County Transportation Commission. Additionally, he is a member of the governing agencies of three heavy rail services:
ÒCapitol CorridorÓ (AmtrakÕs Sacramento-San Jose service)
ÒSan Joaquin InterCityÓ (AmtrakÕs Sacramento-Bakersfield-Oakland service)
ÒAltamont Corridor ExpressÓ (HerzogÕs Stockton-San Jose service)
Thomas Blalock, BART Board of Directors
Sunday, Dec 8
9:30 a.m. Ð 11:00 a.m.
Temple Beth Torah, Social Hall
42000 Paseo Padre Pkwy., Fremont
$10 general/$8 seniors
Breakfast of lox and bagels, eggs, juice and coffee is included