Transportation Committee

About the Transportation Committee

Meeting Information

When: 4th Tuesday of each month 
Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Hillsboro Civic Center
Conference Room C113 B
150 E Main Street

Current meeting status & details

Contact Information:
Public Works Department
503-681-6146

The purpose of the Transportation Committee is to assist in the development of the Transportation System Plan (TSP) and to serve as the Traffic Safety Commission. 

Duties of the Transportation Committee are listed in Subchapter 2.16.020 of the Municipal Code:

  • Advise the Council on City transportation/traffic system issues, policies, standards, plans, and capital programs.
  • Guide transportation system planning work and public involvement in transportation programs.
  • Set goals for the Transportation System Plan and special transportation studies.
  • Review and recommend transportation-related programs and projects based on adopted local, regional and state plans.
  • Serve as the Traffic Safety Commission to research, develop, and implement traffic safety programs, promote the education of the public on traffic safety, and work toward the reduction of traffic accidents, injuries, and deaths in the public right-of-way. The Traffic Safety Commission may seek grant monies and review and recommend to City Council proposed safety projects eligible for grant funding.

Membership Requirements

The Mayor, with consent of the City Council, appoints individuals to the Transportation Committee.

This four-member committee includes:

  • Three City Councilors, and
  • One community member who serves for one year and is a non-voting member.

Current Members

Members  Term Ends
Councilor Anthony Martin, Chair January 2021
Councilor Rick Van Beveren January 2021
Councilor Beach Pace January 2023
Citizen Advisor: Kellen Shide
December 2019

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