VTA Presentation on BART Extension to Downtown San Jose

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Barbara Lee Senior Center, 40 N Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035


6:30 - 7:00 PM Networking & Refreshments
7:00 - 8:00 PM Talks
8:00 - 8:30 PM Panel Session
8:30 - 8:45 PM Speaker Appreciation & Adjournment

Chair: Shomir Dighe
Organizer: Shomir Dighe

Session Abstract:..Joint event sponsored by IEEE Consumer Electronics Society Silicon Valley Chapter, IEEE Communications Society Silicon Valley Chapter and IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Silicon Valley Chapter

Speaker: Dennis Ratcliffe, VTA Deputy Director, Engineering and Program Delivery

Bio: Dennis Ratcliffe is an engineer and lawyer, currently serving as the BART Extensions Program Director for the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. Having been involved in the BART Extensions Program since 2002, Mr. Ratcliffe is familiar with the long history of the program, completion of the Phase I extension to Berryessa in North San Jos, and the future extension through downtown San Jos to Santa Clara.

Title: BART Extension to Downtown San Jose

Abstract: Mr. Ratcliffe will be presenting an overview of VTAs BART Silicon Valley Extension, including completion of Phase I, and key aspects of the Phase II single-bore tunnel through Downtown San Jos.