Authority Seeks Members for Citizen Advisory Committee
The Transit Authority seeks Thurston County residents interested in serving on their advisory panel, the Citizen Advisory Committee. Applications are due October 30.
See below for information about the Citizen Advisory Committee. See the application packet for information on how to apply. The packet is also available at Customer Service in the Olympia Transit Center and at the Business Office at 526 Pattison Street SE, Olympia.
Intercity Transit's Citizen Advisory Committee is a 20-member advisory group that provides input to the Authority on local public transportation issues such as: Dial-A-Lift policies, service changes, strategic plans, the budget, fare structures, transit amenities and other issues.
The Citizen Advisory Committee meets the 3rd Monday of every month at Intercity Transit's Business Office at 526 Pattison Street SE, Olympia, WA. The meetings are open to the public and include a forum for citizen comment.
For information about the the Business Office accessibility for people with disabilities, see our contacts page.
View the meeting calendar
Nineteen of the Citizen Advisory Committee members serve three-year terms and the youth position serves a one-year term. Members are selected to achieve diversity and geographical representation in the Public Transportation Benefit Area. The group includes senior citizens, youth, people with disabilities, college students, business owners, social service agency representatives, neighborhood associations, the medical community, environmentalists and bicyclists.
At least one member of the Intercity Transit Authority attends each Citizen Advisory Committee meeting.
Staff to the Citizen Advisory Committee
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 659, Olympia, WA 98507
Citizen Advisory Committee Members
Boys & Girls Club
Natural & Cultural Resources Mgr.
McChord Air Force Base
Library Director, Nisqually Tribal Library
Citizen at Large
Student - Olympia High School
Senior Administrative Assistant
Community Youth Services
Carl See - Vice Chair
Department of Licensing
Retired Hospital Administrator
Michael Van Gelder - Chair
Retired UW West Director of Public Affairs