COMMUNITY TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY GROUP INFORMATION
Pierce Transit is accepting applications for its Community Transportation Advisory Group (CTAG).
The Pierce Transit CTAG consists of at least nine volunteer representatives who reflect the demographic diversity of the Pierce Transit service area. CTAG members are informed stakeholders providing feedback on Pierce Transit's proposed plans, policies and services, who act as communication links between Pierce Transit and their various networks. CTAG meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm either virtually or at Pierce Transit’s Training Center in Lakewood. Meetings generally last about two hours; members must arrange their own transportation to and from the in-person meetings. Virtual meetings may be accessed online or by phone.
be at least 16 years old
reside, be employed, volunteer or be a full
time student within the Pierce Transit service area
have at least one year of paid
or volunteer service with a school
based or volunteer
provide feedback on staff presentations,
contribute ideas and content to group discussions, and
communicate effectively with a diverse group of
community members with different points of view
All applicants must be available and present for at least 9 out of 12 meetings per year.
Applicants may not:
from Pierce Transit services or facilities
have a record
of disruptive b
former employees not eligible for rehire
Additional Desired Qualifications:
Applicants who frequently use public transit (more than 3 times per week), or who have working knowledge
of public transportation servi
ces, are preferred.
of the Pierce Transit service areas of Fife, Milton, Edgewood, Fircrest, Lakewood, Steilacoom, Gig
Harbor, Puyallup, Pacific, and unincorporated Pierce County
Applicants who have leadership experience in the private sector,
work experience at a large employer, or
experience as a business owner
Applicants actively engaged in their community through professional networks or civic organizations