Capital Metro to Hold Virtual Press Conference with Update on Services and Emergency Support
AUSTIN, Texas (February 17, 2021) - Capital Metro staff will hold a virtual press conference about service amid the winter weather emergency.
WHAT: A virtual press conference, with updates on transit services and efforts with emergency operations. The press conference will immediately follow Governor Abbot’s 3 p.m. press conference and will be accessible for media through Zoom.
The public can watch the press conference on Capital Metro’s Facebook page.
WHO: The following Capital Metro team members will speak:
- Dottie Watkins, Chief Operations/Customer Officer, with updates on the return to service
- Tangee Mobley, Vice President of Bus Operations and Maintenance, with an Operations and Maintenance update
- Chad Ballentine, Vice President of Demand Response and Innovative Mobility, with a MetroAccess service update
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 17, 4 p.m. (approximate start time, immediately following Governor Abbot’s press conference)
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.
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Jenna Maxfield, 512-592-2171