Aug 18, 2008

Increasing access to education with affordable transportation

On July 24, 2008, a press conference was held at Laney College in Oakland to celebrate the passage of Assembly Bill 1980, the Peralta College Transportation Accessibility Act and the launch of the Peralta EasyPass.

Black Caucus President Marlene C. Hurd and Secretary Reginald James, who served as Student Trustees for the Peralta Community College District (2006-2008), led the student effort to strike a deal between Peralta and AC Transit to lower the cost for bus passes for students.

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