Policy Committee

The Policy Committee shall address all transportation matters related to transportation planning. The Grand Valley Metropolitan Council authorizes the Committee the following: develop and recommend to the Council the Metropolitan Transportation Plan, Transportation Improvement Program, and the Unified Planning Work Program. The Committee is delegated the authority to amend the Metropolitan Transportation Plan and the Transportation Improvement Program. The Committee is responsible for developing policies for compliance with the federal rules and procedures. In particular, this committee shall have responsibility for assuring that GVMC transportation plans and programs comply with the 1990 Clean Air Act and Amendments, and Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21).

Membership on the GVMC Policy Advisory Committee shall be composed of duly elected or appointed representatives of the legally constituted political units or publicly owned transportation providers contained within the Metropolitan Area Boundary (MAB), provided that none of the representatives of political units of government may be employees of the Michigan Department of Transportation, Grand Rapids Area Transit Authority, Kent County Road Commission or Ottawa County Road Commission.

Minutes & Agendas

  FY 2016-2017         FY 2015-2016    
  October
NO MEETING
    October
NO MEETING
  November     November
  December
NO MEETING
    December
NO MEETING
  January
NO MEETING
    January
NO MEETING
  February
NO MEETING
    February
NO MEETING
  March     March
  April
NO MEETING
    April
NO MEETING
  May
MINUTES
    May
  June
NO MEETING
    June
NO MEETING
  July
NO MEETING
    July
NO MEETING
  August
MINUTES
AGENDA
    August
NO MEETING
  September
MINUTES
AGENDA
    September
                 
  FY 2014-2015         FY 2013-2014    
  October
NO MEETING
   
October
NO MEETING
  November    
November
  December
NO MEETING
   
December
NO MEETING
  January    
January
  February    
February
NO MEETING
  March    
March
  April
NO MEETING
   
April
NO MEETING
  May    
May
  June
NO MEETING
   
June
NO MEETING
  July    
July
  August
NO MEETING
   
August
NO MEETING
  September    
September
                 
  FY 2012-2013         FY 2011-2012    
 
October
NO MEETING
   
October
 
November
   
November
NO MEETING
 
December
NO MEETING
   
December
 
January
   
January
 
February
NO MEETING
   
February
NO MEETING
 
March
   
March
 
April
   
April
NO MEETING
 
May
   
May
 
June
NO MEETING
   
June
NO MEETING
 
July
   
July
 
August
NO MEETING
   
August
NO MEETING
 
September
   
September

For minutes and agendas prior to 2011, please visit the archived minutes page or e-mail Andrea Faber.

Members

  • George Haga
Ada Township
  • Kevin Green
Algoma Township
  • Adam Elenbaas
Allendale Township
  • Greg Madura
Alpine Township
  • Tom Hooker
Byron Township
  • Bryan Harrison
Caledonia Charter Township
  • Tim Bradshaw
Caledonia Charter Township (alternate)
  • Terry Brod
Cannon Township
  • Ben Swayze
Cascade Charter Township
  • Mike Womack
City of Cedar Springs
  • Doug LaFave
City of East Grand Rapids
  • Eric DeLong
City of Grand Rapids
  • Mark DeClercq
City of Grand Rapids (alternate)
  • Ken Krombeen
City of Grandville
  • Jim Holtrop
City of Hudsonville
  • Terry Schweitzer
City of Kentwood
  • Tim Bradshaw
City of Kentwood (alternate)
  • Mike Burns
City of Lowell
  • Jamie Davies
City of Rockford
  • Darrel Schmalzel
City of Walker
  • Dan Burrill
City of Wyoming
  • Rob Postema
City of Wyoming
  • Chuck Porter
Courtland Township
  • Robert DeWard
Gaines Charter Township
  • Rod Weersing
Georgetown Township
  • Tom Ecklund
Gerald R. Ford Int'l Airport
  • Michael DeVries
Grand Rapids Charter Township
  • Peter Varga
ITP - The Rapid
  • Gail Altman
Jamestown Township
  • Dave Bulkowski
Kent County Commissioner
  • Steve Warren
Kent County Road Commission
  • Jerry Hale
Lowell Township
  • John Lanum
Michigan Dept. of Transportation
  • Tom Noreen
Nelson Township
  • Jim Holtvluwer
Ottawa County
  • Jim Miedema
Ottawa County Road Commission
  • Betty Gajewski - alternate
Ottawa County Road Commission
  • Brett Laughlin - alternate
Ottawa County Road Commission
  • Cameron Van Wyngarden
Plainfield Township
  • Tim Grifhorst
Tallmadge Township
  • Toby VanEss
Tallmadge Township (alternate)
  • David Dewey
Village of Sand Lake
  • Julius Suchy
Village of Sparta

 

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