Staff Based Advisory Committees

Standing Staff Based Advisory Committees

Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)

Staff representatives from each member jurisdiction serve on the STA Technical Advisory Committee consisting of City Public Works Directors and the Transportation Engineering Manager from the County of Solano. The TAC meets on the last Wednesday of every month.

Next Meeting :  December 15, 2021

Committee Members

Benicia William Tarbox
Dixon Scott Alman
Fairfield Paul Kaushal
Rio Vista Robin Borre
Solano County Matt Tuggle
Suisun City VACANT
Vacaville Girum Awoke
Vallejo Terrance Davis
Committee Staff Person Daryl Halls
Executive Director
(707) 424-6075
dkhalls@sta.ca.gov

SolanoExpress Intercity Transit Consortium

The SolanoExpress Intercity Transit Consortium coordinates intercity transit issues between the various transit operators within Solano County. The SolanoExpress Intercity Transit Consortium meets every last Tuesday of every month.

Next Meeting :  December 14, 2021

Committee Members

Dixon Readi-Ride Louren Kotow
Fairfield & Suisun Transit Diane Feinstein
Rio Vista Delta Breeze Brandon Thomson
SolTrans Beth Kranda
Vacaville City Coach Lori DaMassa
County of Solano Gwendolyn Gill
Solano Mobility Debbie McQuilkin
STA Director of Programs Ron Grassi
Committee Staff Person
Brandon Thomson
Transit Mobility Coordinator
(707) 399-2234
bthomson@sta.ca.gov

Ad Hoc Staff Based Advisory Committees

Regional Transportation Impact Fee (RTIF) Working Group

The RTIF Working Group is composed of public works directors and planning directors, who advise STA staff on the technical accuracy of draft materials and discuss the feasibility of proposed policies.

Committee Members

Benicia William Tarbox & Steven Yee
Dixon Joe Leach
Fairfield Paul Kaushal
 Rio Vista Robin Borre
 Suisun City Matthew Medill & John Kearns
 Vacaville Tracy Rideout & Barton Brierley
 Vallejo Terrance Davis
 County of Solano Bill Emlen & Matt Tuggle

Ad Hoc Policy Committees

Policy Committees

Policy Committees act in an advisory capacity to the STA Board of Directors and STA Staff. Elected officials and some staff representatives from each member jurisdiction make recommendations on the Comprehensive Transportation Plan and any studies the STA conducts.

State Route (SR) 12 Corridor Advisory Committee

The purpose of the SR 12 Corridor Advisory Committee (CAC) is to review and provide policy input and set priorities during the development of the SR 12 Corridor Study, covering the area from I-80 in Solano County, through Sacramento County, to I-5 in San Joaquin County.  The CAC is comprised of elected officials from the counties of Solano, San Joaquin and Sacramento, and the cities of Rio Vista and Lodi. The CAC reviews the study scope of work, schedule and public outreach plan.  The CAC receives reports on on-going and planned work on SR 12 from STA, SJCOG and Caltrans.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

County of Solano Jim Spering
County of San Joaquin Ken Vogel
County of Sacramento Don Nottoli
City of Rio Vista Ronald Kott
City of Lodi Larry Hansen
Committee Staff Person Robert Guerrero
Director of Planning
(707) 399-3211
rguerrero@sta.ca.gov

State Route (SR) 12 Steering Committee

This policy committee makes recommendations to the STA Board with regard to strategies and actions to improve safety on SR 12, including studies, improvements, programs and enforcement activities to be conducted and to provide additional SR 12 and funding recommendations to the STA Board.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

Rio Vista Ronald Kott
Fairfield Harry Price
Suisun City Lori Wilson
County of Solano Jim Spering
County of Solano VACANT
Committee Staff Person Robert Guerrero
Director of Planning
(707) 399-3211
rguerrero@sta.ca.gov

Arterials, Highways, and Freeways Committee

This policy committee makes recommendations to the STA Board of Directors for changes and updates to the Arterials, Highways, and Freeways Element of the Comprehensive Transportation Plan as well as recommendations on corridor studies, such as the I-80/I-680/I-780 Major Investment & Corridor Study.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

Fairfield Harry Price, Chair
Solano County Erin Hannigan, Vice-Chair
Benicia Elizabeth Patterson
Dixon Steve Bird
Rio Vista Ronald Kott
Suisun City Lori Wilson
Vallejo Bob Sampayan
Vacaville Ron Rowlett
Committee Staff Person Robert Guerrero
Director of Planning
(707) 399-3211
rguerrero@sta.ca.gov

Transit & Rideshare Committee

This policy committee makes recommendations to the STA Board of Directors for changes and updates to the Transit Element of the Comprehensive Transportation Plan as well as recommendations on corridor studies, such as the I-80/I-680 Transit Corridor Study.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

Vallejo Bob Sampayan, Chair
Benicia Elizabeth Patterson
Dixon Thom Bogue
Fairfield Harry Price
Vacaville Raymond Beaty
County of Solano Erin Hannigan
Committee Staff Person Robert Guerrero
Director of Planning
(707) 399-3211
rguerrero@sta.ca.gov

Transit Consolidation Committee

This policy committee will provide guidance to the countywide Transit Consolidation Study effort initiated in 2007.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

County of Solano Jim Spering, Chair & Birgitta Corsello
Dixon Thom Bogue & Jim Lindley
Benicia Elizabeth Patterson & Lori Tinfow
Fairfield Harry Price & Stephan Chatwin
Rio Vista Ronald Kott & Robert Hickey
Suisun City Lori Wilson & Suzanne Bragdon
Vacaville Row Rowlett & Jeremy Craig
Vallejo Bob Sampayan & Hermie R. Sunga
Committee Staff Person Ron Grassi
Director of Programs
(707) 399-3233
rgrassi@sta.ca.gov

Active Transportation Committee

This policy committee makes recommendations to the STA Board for changes and updates to the Alternative Modes Element of the Comprehensive Transportation Plan. It also recommends funding for Transportation Development Article-3 grants (TDA-3) as well as other alternative modes funds.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

Solano County Jim Spering, Chair
Benicia Lionel Largaerspada
Dixon Thom Bogue
Fairfield Chuck Timm
Rio Vista Hope Cohn
Suisun City Lori Wilson
Vacaville Raymond Beaty
Vallejo Robert McConnell
Committee Staff Person Anthony Adams
Project Manager
(707) 399-3215
aadams@sta.ca.gov

Regional Transportation Impact Fee Policy Committee

This policy committee provides guidance to the Regional Transportation Impact Fee effort initiated in 2008.

Committee Members

County of Solano Jim Spering, Chair & Birgitta Corsello
Dixon Thom Bogue & Jim Lindley
Benicia Elizabeth Patterson & Lori Tinfow
Fairfield Harry Price & Stephan Chatwin
Rio Vista Ronald Kott & Robert Hickey
Suisun City Lori Wilson & Suzanne Bragdon
Vacaville Ron Rowlett & Jeremy Craig
Vallejo Bob Sampayan & Hermie R. Sunga
Committee Staff Person Daryl Halls
Executive Director
(707) 424-6075
dkhalls@sta.ca.gov

State Route (SR) 37 Policy Committee

A multi-county committee with policymakers participating from Marin, Napa, Sonoma and Solano counties. The SR 37 Policy Committee was formed in 2015 as part of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to discuss joint county efforts in improving the SR 37 Corridor from I-80 to Hwy 101.

Next Meeting : No Upcoming meetings scheduled

Committee Members

Solano County Bob Sampayan-City of Vallejo Mayor, Jim Spering- MTC Commissioner, Erin Hannigan, Vice-Chair, Solano County Supervisor
Sonoma County David Rabbitt, Chair, Supervisor, Jake Mackenzie-MTC Commissioner, Susan Gorin-Supervisor
Marin County Damon Connolly-MTC Commissioner, Judy Arnold-Supervisor, Stephanie Mouton-Peters, City of Mill Valley Councilmember
Napa County Alfredo Pedroza-MTC Commissioner, Belia Ramos-Supervisor, Leon Garcia-City of American Canyon Mayor
Committee Staff Person Daryl Halls
STA Executive Director
(707) 424-6075
dkhalls@sta.ca.gov