A new coalition that plans to develop a strategy for a robust transit system for the Capital region will hold a news conference Thursday during which members will discuss how the group formed and its goals.

The Baton Rouge Transit Coalition’s news conference is scheduled at 10 a.m. at the Baton Rouge Gallery, 1442 City Park Ave., according to a news release from the group.

For more information, visit the Baton Rouge Transit Coalition at http://www.brtransit.blogspot.com.