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Car Free Day Kick Off Rally

The Kick Off Rally to Car Free Day will include distinct speakers who will discuss different methods on how we can pledge to go car free, how we can reduce our carbon footprint in the transportation sector, and relevant infrastructure and transportation related projects that are currently taking place.

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Car Free Day Kick Off Rally Agenda

Welcome: Dr. John S. Nader, President Farmingdale State College

11:00-11:05 AM

Mindy Germain, Program Manager of Transit Solutions and Co-Chair Car Free Day LI

11:05-11:10 AM

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone

11:10-11:15 AM

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran

11:15-11:20 AM

Phil Eng - President MTA, Long Island Rail Road

11:20-11:25 AM

Jack Khzouz - CEO NICE Bus

11:25-11:30 AM

William Lowe MD, MPH, FACOEM Occupational and Environmental Medicine

11:30-11:35 AM

Michael Fera, 511NY RIDESHARE Mobility Specialist, Co-Chair Car Free Day LI

11:35-11:40 AM


COVID Protocols:

All individuals, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a mask indoors.  Visitors attending outdoor campus events must provide proof of vaccination.  If proof cannot be provided, masks must be worn at all times while on campus property.

All visitors (those who are not students, faculty or staff), must fill out the following Visitor COVID Screening Form before coming to the event:

Visitor COVID Screening Form


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September 21, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Campus Center, Amphitheater

Thank you to all of our attendees, we look forward to seeing you at future events.

Last Modified 9/14/21