Come to TRU’s 2017 Annual Meeting!

You’re invited to the

2017 TRU Annual Meeting:

The State of the Detroit Region’s Transit

When: Monday evening, January 30, 2017

5:30 pm           Doors Open for Registration & Networking Reception

  • Light refreshmentshappy kid on bus
  • Small group activities

6 – 8 pm         Program

  • 2016 Year-in-Review
  • State of Transit panel discussion, Q&A
  • TRU Board Election

Where: MSU Detroit Center

  • 3408 Woodward, just south of Mack in midtown Detroit.
  • On multiple Woodward bus routes, use Mack/MLK stop and walk south
  • Free, secure parking available at Stimson & Cass lot

What: Get transit updates from top transit agency executives

  • State of Transit panel discussion & Q&A with:
    • The Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
    • Dan Dirks, DDOT Director
    • John Hertel, SMART General Manager
    • Sommer Woods of M-1 Rail / QLINE streetcar
  • Plus vote on a slate of new TRU Board of Directors (if you’re a current paid TRU member)
  • TRU’s 2016 Detroit Transit Year-in-Review
  • Discuss next steps for improving transit.

Who: Open to all. Everyone’s welcome! 

$5 donation suggested.

Please RSVP by January 25 to 313-963-8872 or

Help us spread the word: Download and distribute a full-page Annual Meeting flyer or half-page flyer.

Hosted by Transportation Riders United (TRU), the Detroit region’s nonprofit transit advocate.