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JCTC: Transportation Council

The Johnson County Transportation Council (JCTC) was created in 1979 by the Board of County Commissioners as an advisory committee. The JCTC meets regularly with the staff of the Transportation Department to consider, address and advise on various transportation-related issues. The JCTC makes recommendations to both the Transportation Department and the Board of County Commissioners.

JCTC Members:

  • 1st District | George Lafferty - Term expires 9-1-2018
  • 2nd District | Vacant
  • 3rd District | Ted Rieck - Term expires 9-1-2018
  • 4th District | John Rupard - Term expires 9-1-2017
  • 5th District | Rick Biery - Term expires 8-31-2019
  • 6th District | vacant
  • 7th District | Mark Greene - Term expires 12-11-2015
  • At Large | Casey Cassias - Term expires 9-1-2016
  • At Large - Chair | Chip Corcoran - Term expires 9-1-2016
  • At Large | vacant
  • At Large | vacant
  • KCATA Liaison | Steve Klika - Term expires 8-23-2018

Goals & Objectives:

  • To provide local planning, both short and long-range, for the development of a comprehensive public transit plan and to coordinate all available transportation systems.
  • To provide direction toward the coordination and centralized scheduling of public transportation resources and avoid duplication of efforts in responsive service to the elderly, disabled and low-income community in addition to the general public.
  • To formulate a transportation policy and to monitor the effectiveness and progress of the program and to ensure goal attainment.
  • To review and make recommendations on a budget that assures appropriate funding levels to provide needed transit services and to insure maximum accountability of funds expended.
  • To review and make recommendations on contracts involved in operating County transportation services and programs.
  • To make recommendations on highway and/or street construction improvements only as it impacts the routing of the County's transit system.
  • To develop a public awareness of mass transportation aimed at achieving a high level of public acceptance, support and utilization.
  • To respond to any other request from the Board of County Commissioners regarding mass transportation services.

Meeting Schedule

Meeting dates and times are subject to change. For more information please call 913-782-2210.

JCTC Meeting Schedule - 2016
Date Time Location Resources
January 22, 2016 7:30 A.M.
KU Edwards #369
packet      
February 19, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office

packet

March 18, 2016
7:30 A.M.
KU Edwards #369 packet
April 15, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office packet
May 20, 2016 7:30 A.M. KU Edwards #369 packet
June 17, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office packet
July 15, 2016 7:30 A.M. KU Edwards #369 packet
August 19, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office packet
September 16, 2016 7:30 A.M. Canceled   
October 21, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office packet
November 18, 2016 7:30 A.M. KU Edwards #369 packet
December 16, 2016 7:30 A.M. Johnson County Northeast Office  
       

Archives available upon request.

The JCTC meets at the following locations:

Johnson County Northeast Office
6000 Lamar
Mission, Kansas 66202

The Murray L. Nolte Transit Center
1701 West 56 Highway
Olathe, Kansas 66061

KU Edwards Campus
Regnier Room 369
12600 Quivira Road
Overland Park, Kansas 66213

Persons who may need assistance, the use of a sign language or oral interpreter, or who require special accommodations, should contact (913) 715-0416, at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.

Vision

Johnson County Transit's Strategic Statements:

Mission – Enhancing our community’s growth and lifestyle through public transportation.

Vision – Developing transportation options for the entire community.