Olympia, WA –The Intercity Transit Authority seeks members for its Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC). Several positions are open including a youth position (ages 15-19). The 20-member advisory group provides input to the Authority on public transportation issues such as Dial-A-Lift policies, service changes, strategic plans, the budget, fare structures, transit amenities, and other issues. Applicants must be Thurston County residents.
To apply for these volunteer positions, interested residents can get an application at intercitytransit.com, the Olympia Transit Center (222 State Avenue, Olympia), Intercity Transit’s Business Office (526 Pattison Street SE, Olympia), or by calling 360-705-5857.
Applications are due Thursday, October 29, 2015.
The Transit Authority selects CAC members to represent a cross-section of the community. The group includes senior citizens, youth, people with disabilities, college students, business owners, social service agency representatives, neighborhood associations, the medical community, environmentalists, and bicyclists. Members serve 3-year terms except for the youth position, which serves a 1-year term.
The CAC meets the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at Intercity Transit’s Business Office at 526 Pattison Street SE, Olympia, WA. Routes 62A, 62B, and 66 serve this location.