Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC)
Contact TypeContact Information
Contact:
, Committee Co-Chair, Resident at large
, Committee Co-Chair, Resident at Large
, Committee Vice-Chair, School Committee Representative
, Committee Vice-Chair, Precincts 15-21 Representative
Meetings
TAC meets monthly on the 2nd Wednesday. Check Agenda section for meeting details
 
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Committee Members
Name
Affiliation
Committee Secretary, Planning & Community Development Representative, Disability Commission Liaison
Precincts 8-14 Representative, Walking in Arlington liaison
Resident at large
Precincts 1-7 Representative, Bicycle Advisory Committee liaison
Chamber of Commerce Representative
Police Services Representative, Traffic Unit
Public Works Representative, Council on Aging and Senior Association Liaison
Appointed resident members will assume liaison relationships with:
The Arlington Bicycle Committee
Walking in Arlington
Arlington Council on Aging and Senior Association
Arlington Commission on Disabilities

Background
On April 30, 2001, the Town of Arlington's Board of Selectmen voted to form the Transportation Advisory Committee  (TAC) to assist them in suggesting inventive ways to deal with the myriad of parking, traffic and transportation issues in the Town. In the spring of 2000, Town Meeting voted to support funding for a transportation study. The TAC  would also serve in an advisory capacity in conjunction with the study that is now in progress.

Charge of the Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC)

To serve as an advisory committee on matters at the direction of the Board of Selectmen.

To establish liaison relationships with the groups listed in the makeup of the committee by regularly attending meetings and communicating with the chairperson of that group.

Shall regularly report to the Board of Selectmen in writing and at meetings (upon request), as well as provide copies of agenda and minutes to the Board.

Shall meet first, with a representative of the Board of Selectmen present, to have an organizational meeting. At that meeting will be elected a Chairperson and a Secretary. The Chairperson shall ensure that meetings of the group are posted appropriately with the Clerk's Office and that minutes are kept in accordance with the open meeting law. The Chairperson of the Committee shall break tie votes.

The Chairperson shall serve as the contact person for the TAC and shall communicate to the Board of Selectmen via their Chairperson or designee.

To work with the Director of Planning, Director of Public Works and Director of Police Services as an advisory committee on Town Transportation Studies.