Operation Lifesaver meets May 10 in Durand

OLlogo150You are invited to attend the Michigan Operation Lifesaver Quarterly Meeting scheduled to take place on Friday, May 10, 2013 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the historic Durand Union Station, 200 S Railroad Street, Durand, MI 48429. You’ll be the guest of Jon Cool, President of the Michigan Railroads Association, for lunch following the meeting.

Our meeting will focus on education, engineering, and enforcement initiatives, OL presenter training activities, new OL initiatives, update from Michigan’s railroad companies, and information on Michigan’s incident data.  We expect to have some interesting guest speakers at our meeting.  We would like our railroad partners and others to provide updates on their rail safety initiatives. In addition, Bob Chaprnka will introduce his successor – Jon Cool.

As always, your attendance at our MI OL quarterly meetings and your active personal and corporate participation on our OL subcommittees is vital to our mission to increase driver and pedestrian compliance to highway-rail safety regulations.

Please confirm that you will attend the Friday, May 10, 2013 MI-OL Quarterly Meeting in Durand. Your confirmation of attending will help utilize our fiscal resources in the most effective manner possible. If possible, please confirm by e-mail to samcrowl@comcast.net, by phone 248-823-7037, or the address below.

Thank you for your continued commitment and involvement in Michigan’s Operation Lifesaver program.

Be safe at all railroad intersections!



Sam A. Crowl- State Coordinator