Transportation Policy Board Seeks Business Representatives

Thurston Regional Planning Council
Transportation Policy Board
CALL FOR CANDIDATES – BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE

SUBMITTAL DEADLINE EXTENDED

Does transportation matter to your business?  Is congestion impacting delivery of your products?  What do you think the transportation system in the Thurston region should look like in 2040?  

The Transportation Policy Board (TPB) advises the Thurston Regional Planning Council on regional transportation policy, planning, and funding. The TPB seeks two business representatives to serve as full voting members.  

We need business voices at the table – people who care about our community and want to improve both transportation and economic vitality.  
 
The attached materials include member expectations and an application form.  Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. PST on Monday, February 27, 2017.    

Please return application forms to Karen Parkhurst:

Mail/Delivery:
   Thurston Regional Planning Council
   Attn: Karen Parkhurst
   2424 Heritage Court SW, Suite A, Olympia, WA  98502-6031
Email:
   parkhuk@trpc.org 
Fax:
   360.956.7815

Process
A TPB subcommittee will interview top candidates and forward recommendations to the full Board for consideration. 

Contact
For more information on the Transportation Policy Board, the business representative position, or the recruitment process, contact Karen Parkhurst by phone at 360.741.2522 or 360.956.7575 or email to parkhuk@trpc.org.

Please forward this announcement to others who may be interested.

Visit www.trpc.org to learn about the Thurston Regional Planning Council; www.trpc.org/Land-Use-Transportation for a more transportation-focused look at our work; or www.trpc.org/150/Transportation-Policy-Board for information specific to the TPB (note that the membership list may not reflect post-election appointments).