VENTURA COUNTY TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION SEEKS APPLICANTS TO SERVE AS CITIZEN REPRESENTATIVE
The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) is seeking non-elected Ventura County residents who are interested in serving a four-year term on its board as the Citizen Representative for the Cities of Ventura County. The term begins February 3, 2017.
VCTC is a seventeen-member board, composed of all five Ventura County Supervisors, ten City Council members (one from each city) and two Citizen Appointees, one representing the County and one representing the Cities, along with the Caltrans District 7 Director, who serves as an Ex-Officio member
VCTC's mission is to improve mobility within the County and increase funding to meet transportation needs. To fulfill that mission, the VCTC establishes transportation policies and priorities ensuring an equitable allocation of federal, state and local funds for highway, transit, rail, aviation, bicycle and other transportation projects.
VCTC meets the first Friday of every month (except August) at 9:00 am at Camarillo City Hall Council Chambers. Board members are asked make themselves available until noon on meeting days, though most meetings adjourn at approximately 10:30. Compensation for meeting attendance or representing VCTC at a meeting is $100 per meeting, with a 2 meeting maximum in one calendar month.
Those who are interested in being considered for the position are requested to send a letter of interest to their respective Mayor no later than November 30, 2016. The Cities Selection Committee will meet in late December or early January to make the appointment.