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17th Annual Rural Transportation Summit

By | December 14th, 2015 | 0 Comments

RTS-logoThe 17th Annual Arizona Rural Transportation Summit will be held January 12th through 15th, 2016, in Yuma, Arizona. The Summit is a signature event for Rural Arizona, in which elected and appointed officials, transportation planners, service providers, engineers, and other dignified guests convene.

The Arizona Rural Transportation Summit provides unprecedented opportunities to connect directly with Rural Arizona’s transportation decision makers. This is a unique opportunity to network with those working to improve and enhance transportation needs in Arizona.

Registration & Accommodations

Registration is $290.00 per person. Take advantage of this opportunity to network with other Arizona transportation planners and organizations.

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Printable Registration Form.
Would you like to print out the Registration Form? If so, please download the 2016 RTS Participant Registration Form (PDF)

RTS Benefits Letter (PDF)

Sponsorship Opportunities

Take advantage of the valuable recognition opportunities available with the prestigious Title Sponsor or Gold Sponsor opportunities.

Sponsorship Opportunities →

Sponsorship Registration Form (PDF)

Sponsorship Benefits RTS 2016 (PDF)

2016 AZ Summit Conference Agenda

The 2016 Arizona Rural Transportation Summit will be packed with an informative and fun agenda, featuring speakers from key groups and organizations that will have you engaged far beyond the speaking time.

Learn more about the Summit Agenda →

RTS Draft Oultine Agenda Session and Location – Draft (PDF)

Rural Transportation Topics – Draft (PDF)


Rural Transportation Speakers Bios – Draft (PDF)

Dave Barber Memorial Golf Tournament

While you are in Yuma, we encourage you to take part in the Dave Barber Memorial Golf Tournament. This event will be held on Tuesday, January 12, 2015.

Hotels for the 2016 AZ Summit

Hilton Garden Inn Yuma Pivot Point (928) 783-1500–Group Name: 17th Annual Rural Transportation Summit 2016–Code:  RTS129–Conference Rate $144.00

Radisson Hotel Yuma (928) 783-8000 – Code:  2016 Rural Transportation Summit

Holiday Inn Yuma (928) 782-9300– Code:  YMPO

Best Western InnSuites Yuma Mall Hotel & Suites Call Sabra Wright at (928) 783-8341 ext. 326 – Code:  2016 Rural Transportation Summit

Hampton Inn & Suites Yuma (928) 329-5600–Call Hotel to book room–Code:  Use DOT or Yuma Metropolitan Planning Organization

La Fuente Inn & Suites (928) 329-1814 – call hotel – Code: YMPO

Cocopah Casino – Resort & Conference Center (800) 23-SLOTS – Code:  16012016RU or 2016 Rural Transportation Summit

Fairfield Inn & Suites Yuma (928) 345-1800 – call hotel – Code: RTSR

SpringHill Suites Yuma (928) 783-7853 – call hotel – Code: RTSR


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