Regional Transit Committee
The Regional Transit Committee reviews and makes recommendations to the King County Council on countywide policies and plans for public transportation services operated by the County. The committee’s responsibilities include the Strategic Plan for Public Transportation, which sets objectives, goals and strategies for King County Metro; the King County Metro Service Guidelines, the blueprint for allocation of transit service and measuring performance; and the METRO CONNECTS long-range plan.
PUBLIC NOTICE: The Regional Transit Committee meetings will be held virtually until further notice. To help prevent the spread of the COVID 19 virus, the Chambers will be closed and all committee members and staff will be participating in the meeting remotely.
HOW TO PROVIDE PUBLIC COMMENT: The Regional Transit Committee values community input and looks forward to hearing from you on agenda items.
You may comment in writing on agenda items by submitting your comments using the link below. If your comments are submitted before 1:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting, they will be distributed to the Committee members and appropriate staff prior to the meeting.
HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN TO THE MEETING: There are several ways to watch or listen in to the meeting:
1) Stream online via this link:
https://livestream.com/accounts/15175343/events/4485487 or input the link web address into your web browser.
2) Watch King County TV Channel 22 (Comcast Channel 22 and 322(HD), Wave Broadband Channel 22)
3) Listen to the meeting by telephone.
Dial: 1 253 215 8782
Meeting ID: 960 2387 7008
To help us manage the meeting, please use the Livestream or King County TV options, if possible, to watch or listen to the meeting.
Meeting Time: 3:00 PM on the third Wednesday of each month
Chair: Dave Upthegrove
Vice Chair: TBD
Sound Cities Association Appointees:
Auburn City Councilmember Bob Baggett
Shoreline City Councilmember Susan Chang
Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier
Carnation Mayor Kim Lisk
Renton City Councilmember Ryan McIrvin
Kirkland City Councilmember Jon Pascal
Bellevue City Councilmember Jennifer Robertson
Kent City Council President Toni Troutner
Alternate: Redmond City Councilmember Jeralee Anderson
Alternate: Covington City Councilmember Joseph Cimaomo, Jr.
Alternate: Algona Mayor Dave Hill
Alternate: Issaquah Mayor Mary Lou Pauly
Seattle City Council Members:
Councilmember Debora Juarez
Councilmember Dan Strauss
Alternate: Councilmember Andrew Lewis
Meeting materials for the Regional Transit CommitteeListed below are the meeting materials for the Regional Transit committee. The meeting materials available before each meeting are combined into one PDF document and posted below under Meeting Agendas and Materials. On occasion, not all materials will be available before the meeting. Additional materials for the meeting are posted as they become available
(If links are not displaying below, you may access agenda materials at https://aqua.kingcounty.gov/council/agendas/rtc/)