Transportation Committee Meeting

Regular Meeting
March 28, 2022 | 4:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Minutes (PDF)

NOTICE: The Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct in-person meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or interactive technology and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. If you have comments, we encourage members of the public to email us at We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.


Call to Order

  1. Roll call
  2. Approval of the Agenda
  3. Approval of March 14, 2022 Transportation Committee minutes - roll call          

Employee Recognition – Metro Transit

  1. Metro Transit General Manager 


  1. Metropolitan Transportation Services Director
  2. Metro Transit General Manager
  3. Transportation Advisory Board (TAB) 

Consent Business – roll call

  1. 2022-89: Signature Authority – MVTA Transportation Facility Projects (Michael Hochhalter 651-602-1961)

Non-Consent Business

  1. 2022-52: Purchase of Truck Suspension Leg Rebuild Kits, Contract 21P212 (Chris Royston 612-341-5698) - roll call


  1. Transit On Board Survey Pilot Results (Ashley Asmus 651-602-1396, Eric Lind 612-349-7521) 
  2. Metro Transit Strategic Plan Overview (Wes Kooistra 612-349-7510, Adam Harrington 612-349-7797, Lesley Kandaras 612-349-7513, Marilyn Porter 612-349-7689, Robin Caufman 651-602-1457, Celina Martina 612-349-7582, Bruce Howard 612-349-7694, John Levin 612-349-7789, Ed Petrie 612-349-7624, Rachel Dungca 612-349-7536)


JT:       Joint business item; presented at two or more committees prior to being presented at Council
SW:      Action taken by the Council and Committee the same week
*           Agenda item changed following initial publication

Council Contact:
Jenna Ernst, Recording Secretary

Committee information

Transportation Committee

Committee contact:
Rebecca Gorell