Transportation Accessibility Advisory Committee


The Transportation Accessibility Advisory Committee (TAAC) advises the Council on management policies for public transportation services in the region from the perspective of riders with disabilities.

Created by the Minnesota Legislature, the TAAC includes riders and advocates for older people and the disability community, as well as representatives of service providers and other appropriate agencies.


Video describing TAAC's work


TAAC members

The TAAC consists of 16 members — a chair appointed by the Council, seven members chosen by disability and senior groups in the metro area, and eight others, also selected by the Council, who represent districts that are combinations of the Council's 16 districts. See the TAAC districts map (pdf).

At least half TAAC members must be certified as ADA paratransit eligible under the Americans with Disabilities Act and be active users of public transportation in the metro area.

TAAC members and affiliations

Staff contacts

  • Andy Streasick, Manager, Metro Mobility Customer Service (651.602.1679)
  • Chai Lee, Metropolitan Council Member Liaison (612.271.2719)
  • Yumi Nagaoka, Metro Transit, Customer Advocate (612.349.7328)
  • Alison Coleman, Senior Administrative Assistant (651.602.1701)

Meeting minutes and agendas

Note: Minutes are not final until approved at the following meeting.

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Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
8/7/2019 Agenda  
7/3/2019 Agenda  
6/5/2019 Agenda Minutes
5/1/2019 Agenda Minutes
4/3/2019 Agenda Minutes
3/6/2019 Agenda Minutes
2/6/2019 Agenda Minutes
1/2/2019 Agenda  
12/5/2018 Agenda Minutes
11/7/2018 Agenda Minutes
10/3/2018 Agenda Minutes
9/5/2018 Agenda Minutes
8/1/2018 Agenda Minutes
7/4/2018 Agenda  
6/6/2018 Agenda Minutes
5/2/2018 Agenda Minutes
4/4/2018 Agenda Minutes
3/7/2018 Agenda Minutes
2/7/2018 Agenda  
1/3/2018 Agenda Minutes
Committee meetings

    TAAC meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 12:30 p.m. in Council Chambers.

Committee openings

    There are no vacancies on the Transportation Accessibility Advisory Committee.