Health & Human Services Transportation Coordinating Committee

Description

The responsibility of the Transportation Coordination Committee is to monitor the expenditures of transportation funds being expended on transportation services for seniors and individuals with disabilities; review transportation plans for the service area; review and comment on county aid applications under s 85.21, Stats.; review and comment on assistance applications under s. 85.22, Stats.; act on requests by local public bodies to be designated as coordinators of transportation services for elderly and disabled persons for the purpose of becoming eligible for assistance under the federal sec. 5310 program.

Structure

Transportation Coordinating Committee is a committee appointed by the County Board for coordinating the County’s specialized transportation which includes members representing at least the following:  County Board; County Aging Unit; county Department of Social Services or County Department of Human Services; County Boards created under s.51.42 or 51.437, Stats.; Transportation providers – public, proprietary and nonprofit; elderly and disabled citizen advocates; consumer and agency advocates.

Members
Richard Trochinski, County Board (term expires 2022)
Ed Schuh, Fox River Industries (term expires 2022)
Betty Bradley, Aging/ADRC (term expires 2022)
Chuck Buss, County Board (term expires 2022)
Gerald Beuthin, Citizen (term expires 2023)
Judy Bender, Southern Green Lake Transportation (term expires 2023)
Jon Vandeyacht, VSO (term expires 2023)
Sara Rutkowski, City of Berlin (term expires 2022)

Members

Secretary

Kayla Yonke

Term Length

Two (2) year staggered terms

Meets

Committee meets bi-annually at the Green Lake County Department of Health and Human Services Center, 571 County Road A, Green Lake, WI 54941.
For exact dates and times, please refer to the calendar of events.