Capital Metro to Hold Virtual Press Conference with Updates on Inclement Weather and Emergency Support Services

AUSTIN, Texas (February 16, 2021) - Capital Metro staff will hold a virtual press conference today.

WHAT: Capital Metro will provide updates on transit services and efforts with emergency operations. The press conference will immediately follow City of Austin’s press conference at 4 p.m. and will be accessible for media through this Zoom link.

The public can watch the press conference on Capital Metro’s Facebook page.

WHO: The following Capital Metro team members will speak:

  • Randy Clarke, CEO & President, with a general service update
  • Dottie Watkins, Chief Operations/Customer Officer, with an operations update
  • Suzie Edrington, Director of Demand Response, with a MetroAccess service update

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 4:30 p.m. (approximate start time, immediately following the City of Austin press conference)

WHERE: This will be a virtual, live event through Zoom and published live to Capital Metro’s Facebook page for the public’s viewing.

MEDIA QUESTIONS: Media representatives can submit questions through the Zoom chat during the conference or submit them in advance to be read live on-air. To submit questions in advance, please email them to Jenna.Maxfield@capmetro.org.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Jenna Maxfield, 512-592-2171