Transportation Advisory Committee
The Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) assists in the development of a master transportation system plan to include, but not be limited to, current and future roads and location of same; mass transit corridors and infrastructure types; car-van-bus pools/park & ride solutions; pedestrian greenways; and bike paths. The TAC also makes recommendations to the Matthews Town Board of Commissioners on issues such as speed hump placement, traffic calming, etc., and provide review input on major projects that may affect transportation such as major area rezonings.
The TAC is composed of six members appointed by the Matthews Town Board of Commissioners. The Town's appointee to the Charlotte Transit Advisory Group (CTAG) shall be an ex-officio member of the Committee, without vote. A staff member acts as liaison to the Committee.
Meetings of the TAC are held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Public Works facility, 1600 Tank Town Road. All meetings are open to the public and conform to the North Carolina Open Meetings Law.
Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) members serve two-year terms, without a limit on the number of terms a member may serve.
Any member, who shall fail to attend at least 75% of the regular and special meetings during any one-year period, may be removed. The Chairperson shall notify the Matthews Town Board of Commissioners of any member who shall so fail to attend. The vacancy can be filled, upon recommendation of the Committee liaison and Chairperson, by the Matthews Town Board of Commissioners.