Transportation Commission

The Commission advises the City Council on matters relating to the operation of the City’s local street system. The Commission also reviews and comments on plans to enhance non-motorized and mass transit opportunities in the city. In addition, the Commission evaluates methods for traffic calming and other speed and volume mitigation measures and recommends their implementation when appropriate.


Meets 6 p.m. third Thursday of the month.


  • Melinda Ahler - Vice Chair
  • Tayden Erickson - student
  • Kirk Johnson
  • Aboubekrine Kane
  • Bruce McCarthy
  • Larry Olson
  • Jill Plumb-Smith
  • Lori Richman - Chair
  • Erik Ruthruff
  • Matthew Scherer
  • Simon Venell - student