Members of the WMATA Rider’s Advisory Council will receive a briefing from Metro staff about a new grant to improve bus stop livability. That item as well as reviews from last month’s Emergency Communications Panel will be on the agenda of the Rider’s Advisory Council. Also on the agenda will be a recap of meetings the system held last month reviewing proposals to adjust bus service and potential changes to our Public Participation Proposal.
WMATA RIDERS’ ADVISORY COUNCIL
November 7, 2012
6:30 ~ 8:30 p.m.
I. Call to Order/Roll Call (6:30 p.m.)
II. Public Comment Period (6:30 – 6:35 p.m.)
III. Approval of Agenda (6:35 p.m.)
IV. Approval of Past Meeting Minutes (6:35 – 6:40 p.m.)
March 7, 2012
June 6, 2012
September 5, 2012
October 3, 2012
V. Bus Stop Livability Grant (6:40 – 7:20 p.m.)
Al Himes, Office of Bus Planning, Metro
VI. October 11th Incident Communications Panel Report (7:20 – 7:35 p.m.)
VII. RAC Comment Procedures – Review (7:35 – 7:55 p.m.)
VIII. 7000 Series Railcar Visit Recap (7:55 – 8:05 p.m.)
IX. Initial Public Hearing Recaps (8:05 – 8:10 p.m.)
XI. Open Mic/Community Meetings (8:20 – 8:30 p.m.)
X. Adjournment (8:30 p.m.)
Joseph Lynn Kitchen Jr. is an ordained Baptist minister from Prince George’s County, MD where he serves as a community leader on issues of education reform, public transportation and youth empowerment. Joseph is Executive Vice-President of the Young Democrats of Maryland and National Policy and Platform Director of the Young Democrats of America’s Minority Caucus. He is also a member of the WMATA Metro Advisory Council representing Prince George’s County. Learn more about Joseph’s work at www.josephkitchen.com.