Raleigh Transit Authority

Last updated Apr. 04, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Meeting Location

  • City of Raleigh Municipal Building - Council Chambers
  • 222 W. Hargett St
  • 2nd Floor
  • Raleigh, NC 27601

Public Participation

The public is welcome to attend. To speak at a meeting, please download and complete the Citizen Input Policy Form and email the completed form.


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) 785.

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 10 a.m.
  • Members: Anthony Pecoraro - Chair, Jason Horne - Ex-Officio, Michael Stevenson, Yvonne Bailey

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 9 a.m.
  • Members: Craig Ralph - Chair, Jason Horne - Ex-Officio, Ray Magnasoc, Debra Rezeli, Sherita McCullers

Studies questions dealing with routes, services, passenger amenities.

Marketing Committee

  • Meeting Schedule: First Thursday at noon
  • Members: Debra Rezeli - Chair, Jason Horne - Ex-Officio, Jane Thurman, Billy Warden

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


  • Jane Thurman
  • Vice Chair
  • Serving: 10/04/2017
  • Tolulupe Omokaiye
  • Alternate
  • Serving: 01/19/2018

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

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