Transit Committee

The Transit Committee advises the Executive¬†Committee on strategic public passenger transit issues, in support of the principles outlined in Destination Tomorrow; submits to the Executive¬†Committee a recommendation regarding the allocation of FTA Section 5307 Urban Formula Funds; reviews and scores proposals for use of the PACTS Transit Set-Aside funds, and then submits those recommendations to the Policy Committee; selects representatives to the Policy Committee, Technical Committee, Planning Committee and Executive Committee.   Transit Committee meetings are generally held on the second Thursday of the month starting at 9:30 a.m. Transit Committee Workshop meetings are generally held on the fourth Tuesday of the month starting at 12:30 p.m. Meeting packets are posted to this page (below) one week in advance of upcoming meetings.

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Committee Members

NameTitleAffiliationPhone
Hank BergGeneral ManagerCasco Bay Island Tranist District879-9414 (x 103)
Chris ChopMaine Medical CenterExec. Com. Appt662-4120
Robert CurrieTransportation DirectorYork County Community Action Corporation324-5762 (x 2930)
Jack DeBeradinisExecutive DirectorRegional Transportation Program774-2666
Marina Douglass, ChairManager of Budget and Admin.Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority 780-1000 (x 107)
Casey GilbertPortland Downton District Ex. Dir.Exec Com. Appt.772-6828
Rebecca GroverGovernment RelationsMaine Turnpike Authority871-7771 (x 122)
Mary Ann HayesMultimodal Planning & OperationsMaineDOT624-3239
Art HandmanDirector of TransportationSouth Portland767-5556
Bruce HymanPortland Transportation Program Mgr.Planning Committee874-8717
Gregg IsherwoodPresident, Custom Coach & LimousinePrivate Sector797-9100
Gregory Jordan, Vice-ChairGeneral ManagerGreater Portland Transit District (METRO)774-0351
Al SchutzExecutive DirectorShuttleBus/ZOOM282-5408