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Board of Commissioners – Meeting Changes

BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
MEETING CHANGES

NOVEMBER 23rd, 2017 MEETING CANCELLED

DECEMBER 28th MEETING RESCHEDULED
FOR DECEMBER 14, 2017 at 9:00 A.M.

Astoria Transit Center
900 Marine Dr. Astoria OR.

Board packs will be available at the Astoria Transit Center or on line at www.ridethebus.org on
December 7, 2017

Sunset Empire Transportation District operates its programs without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, age or disability in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, ORS Chapter 659A or other applicable law. Alternative formats of this information is available upon request. Please contact Mary Parker at 503-861-5370 or mary@ridethebus.org.

CC Rider to Adopt Plans

CC Rider will be looking to adopt the following two plans in mid-September.

The first Plan is the CCR Transit and Human Services Plan. This plan is designed to foster improved coordination between CC Rider and human services agencies used by residents of Columbia County.

The second Plan is the Master Plan for the five agency alliance providing transit services in NW Oregon. This plan has four appendices.

Please take a look at one or both plans and provide your comments to Michael Ray, Transit Administrator at:

michael.ray@co.columbia.or.us

A public hearing is preliminarily scheduled for September 20, 2017, at the Board of County Commissioners meeting.

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Connector Management Plan_FINAL 10-21-16

Appendix A – Agency Data Reporting Form

Appendix B – Draft Policies

Appendix C – Policy Scan

Appendix D – Stakeholdder Survey

 

Changes for Line 2 – PCC Rock Creek

Riders of Line 2 – PCC. On Monday, August 21st, PCC campuses are closed due to the Eclipse. Line 2 – PCC Rock Creek will still be running.

Also, from August 14 thru September 14, Line 2 will detour around construction on NW 185th Ave. Line 2 will take a left on Kaiser Road, then right on Springville to the PCC Campus.

New Para-transit Vans

SETD recently took delivery of 2 new Ford Transit Vans for its Para-transit service through RideAssist.  These vans were purchased with STF funds (Special Transportation Funds), a State of Oregon funding program.  The addition of these 2 vehicles will help increase our capacity for those qualified individuals that are unable to ride on our regular fixed routes.

4th of July Schedule

CC Rider will be operating on Holiday Schedule for July 4th. There will be no service on Lies 2, 3, 4, and 6. Line 1 will run on the schedule below. Lines 5 and 7 are running as usual.

Line 1 All Holiday Schedule