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Fairfax Connector Riders Advisory Committee

Fairfax Connector Riders Advisory Committee

Board of Supervisors
Transportation Committee
February 4, 2014

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  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Department of Transportation Fairfax Connector Riders Advisory Committee Board of Supervisors Transportation Committee February 4, 2014
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Issue the issue of establishment of a Transit Riders Advisory Group to provide input on transit issues to the Transportation Committee for discussion Department of Transportation 2 At the June 4, 2013,Board Meeting, during the approval for Fairfax Connector’s Silver Line bus service plan the Board referred
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Research • Staff researched various Transit Riders Advisory Groups – WMATA: Riders Advisory Council (RAC) – Arlington County (ART): Transit Advisory Committee (TAC) – Charlotte, NC (CATS): Transit Services Advisory Committee (TSAC) • Reviewed by- laws, guidelines, resolutions, procedures, roles, and responsibilities • Reviewed overall role, membership composition, recruitment process, and meeting frequency Department of Transportation 3
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Research • Reviewed Other Fairfax County Advisory Committees – Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) – Disability Services Board (DSB) • Attended meetings – WMATA RAC • Met with WMATA RAC Coordinator to seek insights on the operation of the committee • Legal review of potential bylaws Department of Transportation 4
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Results • Typical Purpose: A committee that can advise the Board on transit issues from a riders perspective Department of Transportation 5 – Service planning – Communications and outreach – Transit policies and procedures – Performance standards – Emerging issues in public transportation – Feedback on Connector Service
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Results • Typical Composition: Varies – Depends on governance – One member for each district/jurisdiction that is on the transit board – All members are transit riders of their local system Department of Transportation 6
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia • If the Board chooses to proceed with establishing a transit riders committee: – Recommend 10 members – Recruitment can be coordinated by staff or handled by the individual Board members – Membership should be representative of the demographics of Fairfax County – Minority representation must be encouraged (Title VI) – Proposed initial meeting frequency: quarterly Department of Transportation 7 Results
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Proposed Next Steps • Board feedback on establishing a committee and role such a committee should play • If the Board decides to proceed: – Direct staff to prepare a formal recommendation on establishment of a Riders Advisory Committee • By-laws, composition, resolution for establishment • goals and responsibilities of a committee • schedule for establishing a committee – Board review of and comment on proposed resolution – Board approval of resolution – Outreach/recruitment for potential committee members Department of Transportation 8
  • County of Fairfax, Virginia Discussion Department of Transportation 9