COMMITTEE CONTACT

The committee meets at noon on the third Tuesday of each month and all meetings are open to the public. The committee may be reached via email at RAC@stcloudmtc.com. Messages will be reviewed at the monthly meeting. Anything that needs to be addressed immediately or is more of a customer service issue will be forwarded to customer service.

MEMBERS, PURPOSE & MEMBERSHIP

Current Members

  • Brenda Severson, Vice Chair
  • Bruce Benner
  • Suzanne Driessen
  • Karen Maruska
  • Silas Patrick
  • Janice Sims
  • Jenny Svihel
  • David Williamsen

Purpose

  • Provide feedback and recommendations for improving operational or service issues affecting Metro Bus riders.
  • Provide input into customer outreach activities.
  • Assist and advise Metro Bus staff and the Commission on updating the Long Range Transit Plan.
  • The RAC members will act as ambassadors for Metro Bus.

Membership

  • Membership will be compromised of eight volunteers.
  • The committee is staffed by the Community Outreach/Travel Training Manager and Chief Operations Officer.
  • Members will include active Metro Bus riders and citizens who have an interest in public transportation.
  • The Metro Bus Chief Executive Officer (CEO) shall have the authority to remove any member in order to serve the best interests of Metro Bus.
  • The RAC elects a Chair and Vice-Chair, who will serve for a period of one year.
  • Administrative duties and the taking of minutes will be designated to Metro Bus staff.
  • Any vacancy on the RAC will be filled by application or appointment by the Metro Bus CEO, and will serve for the remaining term.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS