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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.

Meeting Time: Third Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m.
Council Chambers, King County Courthouse, 10th floor

Chair: Claudia Balducci
Vice Chair: Sammamish City Councilmember Kathy Huckabay

King County Council Membership: Reagan Dunn, Dave Upthegrove
Alternate: Joe McDermott

Sound Cities Association Appointees:

Kirkland City Councilmember Dave Asher
Mercer Island Mayor Bruce Bassett
Auburn City Councilmember Claude DaCorsi
Kent City Councilmember Dennis Higgins
Tukwila City Councilmember Kathy Hougardy
Sammamish City Councilmember Kathy Huckabay
Duvall City Councilmember Amy Ockerlander 
Lake Forest Park City Councilmember John Wright
Alternate: Bellevue Deputy Mayor John Chelminiak
Alternate: Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier
Alternate: Redmond City Councilmember Hank Margeson
Alternate: Issaquah City Councilmember Bill Ramos   

Seattle City Council Membership:
Councilmember Lisa Herbold
Councilmember Mike O'Brien
Alternate: Councilmember Debora Juarez

Committee Staff:
Legislative Analysts: Paul Carlson
Committee Assistant: Erica Newman

Meeting materials for the Regional Transit Committee

Listed 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.

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