Raleigh Transit Authority

If you would like to be considered for service on the Raleigh Transit Authority, please complete the online interest form.

COVID-19:

The Governor has issued executive orders requiring individuals to remain in their homes, except for certain activities, closing many businesses to the public, and prohibiting any gatherings which do not comply with its terms. Because of the risks to the public that would arise from continued in person meetings, pursuant to N.C.G.S. 166A-19.24, the City is converting Raleigh Transit Authority meetings to a remote electronic format for the duration of the State of Emergency.

May 28 Special Meeting:

The May 28, 2020 special meeting of the Raleigh Transit Authority will be a remote meeting conducted by electronic means. The meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m.
May Agenda

The Raleigh Transit Authority meeting will be broadcast live on RTN 11the city's website and Youtube channel.

Meeting Minutes

Recent Minutes

Public Participation

 If you'd like to submit a comment for an upcoming virtual meeting, please email GoRaleigh@raleighnc.gov

Purpose

Established in the City Code to set general policy within funding and budgeting parameters approved by the Raleigh City Council. The Authority is comprised of nine citizens who are appointed by the Raleigh City Council. Authority members serve for two year terms without pay.

Established by Ordinance No. (1975)-1.

The Raleigh Transit Authority (RTA) conducts regularly scheduled, monthly business meetings. All Authority meetings are open to the public. The dates and locations of all Authority meetings are publicized. Regular business meetings are normally scheduled at 3:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month, September through May. Occasional, special "called" meetings may be held. The Authority also encourages public input.

Finance and Policy Committee

  • Meeting Schedule: First Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.
  • Members: Michael Stevenson - Chair, Daniel Coleman, Morris Cook, Tolulope Omokaiye - Ex-Officio

Reviews any budget/financial issues referred from the Transit Authority and other sub-committees as well as studies questions/policies related to transit and the GoRaleigh Access program.

Route Committee

  • Meeting Schedule: First Tuesday at 11 a.m. 
  • Members: Chair - Nathan Spencer, Christopher Jones, Ex-Officio - Tolulope Omokaiye

Studies questions dealing with routes, services, passenger amenities.

Marketing Committee

  • Meeting Schedule: First Thursday at 12 p.m.
  • Members: Chair - Karen Rindge, Brian Burnett, Tolulope Omokaiye - Ex-Officio

Formulates annual marketing program for Transit Authority approval and monitors program execution by staff.

Raleigh Transit Authority, RTA Finance, RTA Route and RTA Marketing Committee meeting dates can be found on the City of Raleigh's Event Calendar.

2020 Monthly Performance Reports

January 2020

February 2020

2019 Monthly Performance Reports

January 2019

February 2019

March 2019

April 2019

May 2019

June 2019

July 2019

August 2019

September 2019

October 2019

November 2019

December 2019

July 2019 RTA Work Session

Wake BRT: New Bern Avenue

GoRaleigh FY2020 Work Plan