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CAT is proud to share the following events with you! We have put together a combination of company and community events to help keep you informed and showcase just a small part of all Savannah has to offer.
Links are included wherever possible so you can find out more details on the items that interest you.
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April 5th – Mayor and County Day of Recognition for National Service
The Mayor and County Day of Recognition for National Service is a nationwide effort to recognize the positive impact of national service in communities, to thank those who serve–such as through AmeriCorps and Senior Corps–and to encourage citizens to give back to their communities. Join them at the public event hosted by the Economic Opportunity Authority, Step Up Savannah, and Senior Citizens, Inc. at 618 W. Anderson Street at 11:15 AM.
April 8th – Paint The Town Maroon
Today we join an incredible group of sponsors for Armstrong State University’s scholarship fundraising Paint The Town Maroon event in Johnson Square at noon.
Throughout the county, we’ll also be offering FREE rides to current Armstrong students, faculty, staff, and alumni representing ASU by wearing maroon or by showing their Armstrong ID.
April 13th – Monthly Public Meeting
At the suggestion of our customers, we have implemented regularly occurring public meetings. These monthly meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Transit Center at 6:00 PM. Come speak with CAT staff! We want to hear your feedback. Join us at the Transit Center (610 W. Oglethorpe Ave.) at 6:00 PM.
April 16th – Earth Day Savannah Festival
Although Earth Day itself is on April 22nd, the Savannah Festival is on Saturday the 16th. Held in Forsyth Park from 12:00-5:00 PM, this is the City’s largest environmental outreach event of the year and the largest education event in conjunction with Earth Day in Georgia. Whether as a vendor, volunteer, or visitor, get involved!
April 19th – CAT Board Meeting
CAT Board Meetings are regularly scheduled on the third Tuesday of each month at the Joe Murray Rivers, Jr. Intermodal Transit Center at 10:00 AM. These meetings are open to the public. For more information such as future meeting dates, the agenda planned for each meeting, and copies of minutes from past meetings, visit our Board of Directors page.
April 22nd – Earth Day
April 23rd – Neighborhood Empowerment: Anti-Crime Strategies for Community Leaders
Join the City of Savannah’s Department of Community Planning and Development and the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) at the Civic Center as they host a panel of experts who will give you actionable anti-crime strategies that you can implement in your neighborhood. Register online or by calling Amelia Dempsey at (912) 651-6520 by April 15th, 2016.
April 29th – 20th Annual Fair Housing Luncheon
The Savannah-Chatham County Fair Housing Council will hold its 20th Annual Fair Housing Luncheon & Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 29, 2016 at the EOA Administration Building at 1120 May St. from 12:00-2:00 PM. The Fair Housing Council was formed to provide equal housing opportunity without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex or gender, familial status or disability. Traditionally, April has been recognized as Fair Housing Month to coincide with the signing of the federal Fair Housing Act. The local theme for this year’s event is “Fair Housing: Shared Opportunity in Every Community.”
April 30th – LIFE Inc. Wheelchair Cleaning
Living Independence for Everyone, Inc. (LIFE) invites the public to their annual wheelchair cleaning event at 5105 Paulsen Street from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM. Enjoy snacks and entertainment while they make your transport sparkle!
Currently enrolled paratransit clients can receive free transportation. Call us at (912) 354-6900.
Looking for More?
Click on the following links to find out all the latest Savannah news and events…
Connect Savannah – The free weekly alternative arts and entertainment newspaper in Savannah
SavannahNow: DO – Savannah Morning News’ online events section
The Savannah Tribune – “Georgia’s Best Weekly” guide to community events
Savannah Herald – Community events
Trade Center events calendar – A list of happenings just across the river on Hutchinson Island