Citizens' Transportation Oversight Committee

Mission


To facilitate citizen involvement in the decision-making process regarding the Maricopa regional freeway system (Maricopa is part of the state committee).

Meetings


A.R.S. §28-6356. E. 
The citizens transportation oversight committee shall meet at least once each calendar quarter.

Current Members

Representation Member Current Term
District 1 Kyle Robinson 12/01/2012 - 11/30/2015
District 2 Susan Brechbill 03/17/2016 - 03/16/2019
District 3 Rodney Jarvis 07/20/2016 - 02/22/2017
District 4 Larry Woods 11/06/2013 - 04/27/2016
District 5 Fern Ward 04/22/2015 - 05/10/2016
Governor's Appointee/
​Chairman
Rockne Arnett  
Governor's Appointee/
​At-Large
Claude Mattox  
  1. Member Qualifications
  2. Duties & Powers
  3. Formation Authority

Member Qualifications


A.R.S. §28-6356
  1. A citizens transportation oversight committee is established in counties with a population of one million, two hundred thousand or more persons that have levied a transportation excise tax pursuant to §42-6104.
  2. The citizens transportation oversight committee consists of the following members who are not elected officials of or employed by this state or any county, city, or town in this state.
    1. One member who serves as chairman of the committee and who is appointed by the governor pursuant to §38-211.
    2. One member who represents each supervisorial district in the county and who is appointed by the board of supervisors. The board of supervisors shall consult with the mayors of each city and town located within each supervisorial district regarding appointments. At all times during the term, each member appointed pursuant to this paragraph shall legally reside in n different city or town located in the county. Members appointed pursuant to this paragraph shall have expertise in transportation systems or issues.
    3. One member who resides in the county and who is appointed by the governor pursuant to §38-211. 
  3. Members shall be appointed for terms of three years.

  4. The chairman shall also serve as:

    1. A non-voting member of the departmental committee established by §28-6951 only for issues relating to the regional freeway system. The chairman may appoint a designee to attend meetings of the departmental committee.
    2. A voting member of the governing body of the regional freeway planning agency in the county for all matters relating to the regional transportation plan.
    3. A voting member of the transportation policy committee of the regional planning agency under section 28-6308 in the county for all matters relating to the regional transportation plan.