Transit Committee

Regular Meetings

  • 9:30 am
  • The 2nd Thursday of the Month

Workshop Meetings

  • 12:30 pm
  • The 4th Tuesday of the Month

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

CARES Funding Phase III

View two important Excel spreadsheets that will be discussed at the Transit Committee Workshop meeting on December 21, 2020.  

Keeping Public Transportation Passengers & Employees Safe

GPCOG Staff recently published a report that Reviews and Recommends Best Practices for Transit Operational during the COVID-19 Pandemic (PDF)


Members

NameTitleAffiliationPhone
Tony ScavuzzoExecutive DirectorBSOOB Transit282-5408
Hank Berg, Vice ChairGeneral ManagerCBITD774-7872
Donna TippettDirector of TransportationCity of South Portland767-5556
Gregg IsherwoodPresidentCustom Coach & Limousine797-9100
VACANT
Exec. Comm. Appointee
Cary TysonPortland DowntownExec. Comm. Appointee772-6828
Rebecca GroverGovernment RelationsMaine Turnpike Authority871-7771 x122
Lori BrannTransit Program CoordinatorMaineDOT624-3299
Greg Jordan, ChairGeneral ManagerMetro774-0351
Patricia QuinnExecutive DirectorNNEPRA780-1000 x105
Bruce HymanPortland Transp. Program ManagerPlanning Comm. Appointee874-8717
Jack De BeradinisExecutive DirectorRTP774-2666 x113
Robert CurrieTransportation DirectorYCCAC324-5762 x2930


GPCOG Staff

NameTitlePhone
Kristina EganExecutive Director774-9891, ext. 214
Ryan NealeTransportation Program Manager774-9891, ext. 229
Chris ChopTransportation Director774-9891


Responsibilities

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 Federal Transit Administration Section 5307 Urban Formula Funds
  • Reviews and scores proposals for use of the Portland Area Comprehensive Transportation System (PACTS) Transit Set-Aside funds, and then submits those recommendations to the Policy Committee
  • Selects representatives to the:
    • Executive Committee
    • Planning Committee 
    • Policy Committee
    • Technical Committee

Policies and Procedures

View the PACTS Transit Policies and Procedures Manual.