Drink deep of the culture that surrounds you this week with Brandon Evans and Lauren Day from IndyGo.

By now, you’ve surely noticed that Indianapolis is getting ready to step up their public transportation game. Love it or hate it, The Red Line is coming.

Tune in as Lauren Day, Director of Public Relations for IndyGo, and Brandon Evans, Public Engagement Manager for IndyGo, answer the real questions about what’s happening with public transportation in Indianapolis. Including: What is Bus Rapid Transit? Why the color red? What’s the economic impact of this change? And, how will this affect traffic and my commute?

“There are two things people don’t like: change and the way things are.” – Lauren Day, IndyGo

Of course, we also learn about the car-less IndyGo duo have roots in activism and experience influencing culture in Indianapolis. Lauren Day previously worked for the Indianapolis Cultural Trail, Inc during the launch of the Pacers Bikeshare program. At the time of our recording, Brandon had just finished organizing the Young Democrats of America convention as the President of the Marion County Young Democrats.

Access to public transportation changes cities. Drink deep of the culture that surrounds you this week with Brandon Evans and Lauren Day from IndyGo.

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Hayley Brown

Hayley Brown

Co-host & Chief Marketing Wizard, The Drink Culture Podcast

Hayley is a Co-host and the Chief Marketing Wizard for the Drink Culture Podcast. She’s currently obsessed with the Bottleworks project on Mass Ave, asking questions worth answering, and snuggling with her Holland Lop bunny, Bella.