COMMITTEE CONTACT

The committee meets at 9-10 am 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