NVTA Citizens Advisory Committee Application

Dear Interested Applicant:

The Napa Valley Transportation Authority (NVTA) is seeking eligible applicants to serve on the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC).
NVTA is a joint powers authority (JPA) established in June of 1998. The JPA is made of Napa County and the Cities and Town located in Napa. The work activities of NVTA are defined by the joint powers agreement and overseen by the Board of Directors made up of elected officials from the respective member agencies, and an ex-officio member from the Paratransit Coordinating Council (PCC).  
NVTA serves as the countywide transportation planning body for the incorporated and unincorporated areas within Napa County and is responsible for programming State, Federal, and certain local funds for transportation projects within the County.  NVTA is further charged with coordinating short and long term planning and funding within an intermodal policy framework in the areas of highways, streets and roads, transit and paratransit, and bicycle improvements.
NVTA also operates the Napa VINE transit services.
The Napa Valley Transportation Authority Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) will meets every other month. Eligible applicants must commit to participate in all meetings (anticipated to be 6 meetings annually) and serve on the committee for a term of 2-years.
Ideally, the CAC will be made up of (19) Committee members who are residents of the County of Napa and possess the following credentials:
  1. One member representing the City of American Canyon

  2. One member representing the City of Calistoga

  3. One member representing the City of Napa

  4. One member representing the County of Napa

  5. One member representing the City of St. Helena

  6. One member representing the Town of Yountville

  7. One member representing a Chamber of Commerce/Business

  8. One member representing the Agricultural industry

  9. One member representing the Vintner/Wine industry

  10. One member representing the Hospitality industry

  11. One member representing Transit interests

  12. One member representing Environmental interests

  13. One member representing Active Transportation (bicycle/pedestrian, etc) interests

  14. One member representing Goods Movement (Trucking industry)

  15. One member representing the Senior population

  16. One member representing the Hospital/Medical/Healthcare industry

  17. One member representing Land Use/Development

  18. One member representing the Student population

  19. One member representing low income housing interests

  20. One member at-large  

To apply, please submit the application below and resume. 
Please direct any questions to Laura Sanderlin, Secretary of the Board at lsanderlin@nvta.ca.gov or (707) 259-8633.

NVTA Citizens Advisory Committee Application

Include three personal references with this application.

Individual 1
Individual 2
Individual 3

All applications will be kept on file for one year from the date of application.


The following information is provided in confidence, but may be used by NCTPA when making the appointment, or be used by the Committee following appointment for purposes of communicating with the appointee.

Home Address
Work Address
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