Sponsored by:
Project Censored and 911truth.org
and
Be the Media

Organizing Committee
Gabriel Day

Santa Cruz, CA
Bonnie Faulkner
Glen Ellen, CA
Mickey Huff
Berkeley, CA
David Kubiak
Half Moon Bay, CA
David Mathison
San Francisco
Janice Matthews
Kansas City, MO
Peter Phillips
Sonoma, CA
Ken Reiner
Long Beach, CA
Bryan Sacks
Philadelphia, PA

RIDE/ROOM SHARING: For those wanting to share rides to and/or rooms in Santa Cruz, we’ve set up a self-organizing forum at Google Groups:
http://groups.google.com/group/mediasummit

Please post your needs here and try to find partners…


For room reservations, please contact the University Inn & Conference Center directly and tell them you are booking for the “Publicizing Truths with Consequence” conference. They have a very simple website that gives you some sense of the place and services offered – click here to view .

University Inn & Conference Center
611 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: 831-426-7100
Toll Free: 1-866-827-2466
Fax: 831-429-1044
Other Recommended Options (near, neat and cheap)
– Click on names for websites

Travel Lodge Santa Cruz Riviera
619 Riverside Avenue
Broadway & Riverside, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Phone: 831-423-9515
Fax: 831-423-1159
E-Mail: Kenblala@yahoo.com

Continental Inn
414 Ocean Street
Santa Cruz, California 95060
Hotel: 831-429-1221
Fax: 831-426-8561
Reservations: 800-343-6941

Santa Cruz Hostel : Carmalita Cottages
321 Main St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
1-831-423-8304/ 1-888-GO-HI-USA
Group Reservation:1-831-429-8541 / groups@hi-santacruz.org
Reservation by internet: click here
Email: info@hi-santacruz.org

Ocean Pacific Lodge
301 Pacific Ave Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 457-1234

We shall also soon have some homestay opportunities with Santa Cruz residents – please check back in late December for details and contact info. 

 TRANSPORTATION

Click here for map info.

San Jose Airport <-> UCSC University Inn & Conference Center
Earlybird Airport Shuttle
– charges by trip, not person – $73 for up to 3 passengers, each extra passenger $10 more
Phone: (831) 462-3933
Fax: (831) 462-6946
Earlybirdshuttle@aol.com

Santa Cruz Airporter
– 9 passenger van ferries guests to/from the San Jose Airport every 90 min from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM – $40/person
Phone:(831) 475-0234
No website

OFFSITE TOURISTO INFO 

The University Inn is located next to the San Lorenzo Park:
http://www.ci.santa-cruz.ca.us/pr/parksrec/photogallery/thumb_sanlorenzopark.htm

You can walk on a pedestrian bridge over the
San Lorenzo River directly to the
Pacific Garden Mall and downtown:
Click here for Google Map of area and Eateries
including the Red Room where we are gathering from 8pm on Thursday night
The Red Room
1003 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

http://www.redsantacruz.com/

Welcome to Red. Lounge in front of the fire place with friends, great food, and cocktails at Red Restaurant and Bar. Red offers large, small, and shared plates made primarily with organic ingredients and inspired by a variety of influences including American and Mediterranean cuisine. Red Restaurant and Bar is sophisticated and elegant with menus that are fun and young. Open for dinner and late night dining, Red is located upstairs in the Historic Santa Cruz Hotel at the corner of Cedar and Locust in downtown Santa Cruz.

Santa Cruz Parks:
http://www.ci.santa-cruz.ca.us/pr/parksrec/

Santa Cruz local news media
http://www.cruzio.com/local_info/news_media.html

Santa Cruz local info:
http://www.cruzio.com/local_info/index.html

Santa Cruz Visitors Center:
http://www.santacruz.org/index.shtml

University Inn:
http://www.ucscinn.com/


 

FOR THOSE DRIVING

Santa Cruz is located on California’s Monterey Bay – 75 miles south of San Francisco, 45 miles north of Monterey and Carmel, and just over the coastal mountains from Silicon Valley and the San Jose International Airport. Detailed maps available here!

 Image of Bay Area Map

 GENERAL INFO

Dates: January 25~27, 2008
Location: UCSC Inn & Conference Center
Registration cost: $50 / Stuidents $30 (requires student ID)
Room rates: Single occupancy: $90; Double: $45: Triple: $30 (plus 10% tax)
Website: www.truthemergency.us
Email contact: \n janice@911truth.org
Phone contact:
785-597-5729