Meridian Seeks Applicants for Transportation Commission 


 

The City of Meridian is currently accepting applications from those interested in serving on the Transportation Commission.

This Commission is a forum for transportation planning and project development, including the advancement of a safe, efficient and multi-modal transportation network relating to roads, transit corridors, bike lanes, sidewalks, pathways and lighting. The Commission’s duties include; reviewing and recommending priority road, intersection and other projects, including those contained in the Ada County Highway District’s Five Year Work Plan. The commission also evaluates speed limits, identifies projects to improve pedestrian safety, and figures out ways to improve overall safety on Meridian roadways.

Meetings are held at 3:30 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at Meridian City Hall. The Commission consists of nine voting members who serve a term of 3 years each.  

Meridian residents, business owners, and employees of Meridian businesses are eligible to serve on the Transportation Commission. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have an interest in transportation planning and traffic safety.  In selecting candidates, the City will strive to choose candidates who represent different geographic areas of Meridian.

Application forms for this voluntary position can be found, here on the City’s website, or obtained from the Meridian City Clerk’s Office. In addition, a letter of interest and resume should be sent to Mayor Tammy de Weerd at Meridian City Hall, 33 E. Broadway Avenue, Meridian, Idaho, 83642. All information should be received by Friday, April 27, 2018.