ARC Contact Information

Atlanta Regional Commission
40 Courtland Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: 404-463-3100
Fax: 404-463-3205

Directions to ARC


RTC Members


Tim Lee* - RTC Chair / Cobb County Commission Chair

Buzz Ahrens* - Cherokee County Commission Chair

Kerry Armstrong* - ARC Chair

David Austin - Paulding County Commission Chair

Fred Daniels - MARTA Board

Sonny Deriso - GRTA Board Chair

John Eaves* - Fulton County Commission Chair

Lee May* - DeKalb County Interim Chief Executive Officer

Charlotte Nash* - Gwinnett County Commission Chair

Kasim Reed* - Mayor, City of Atlanta

Tom Worthan* - Douglas County Commission Chair



Pete Amos - Forsyth County Commission Chair

Clark Boddie* - Metro Atlanta Mayors Association

Rudy Bowen - State Transportation Board

Carol Comer - GDOT Intermodal

Keith Ellis - Newton County Commission Chair

Pat Graham - Barrow County Commission Chair

Donald Hawbaker - Spalding County Commissioner

Douglas Hooker - ARC Executive Director

Tim Lassetter - Coweta County Commission Chair

Kevin Little - Walton County Commission Chair

Charles Oddo* - Fayette County Commission Chair

Richard Oden* - Rockdale County Commission Chair

Keith Parker - MARTA General Manager

Tommy Smith* - Henry County Commission Chair

Christopher Tomlinson - GRTA Executive Director

Jeff Turner* - Clayton County Commission Chair


* ARC Board Member


Regional Transit Committee

The Regional Transit Committee is a policy committee of the Atlanta Regional Commission that focuses on issues of regional transit planning, funding and governance. The RTC builds upon the work of its predecessors, the Transit Implementation Board (TIB) and the Transit Planning Board (TPB).

For additional information on transit planning at ARC, including the Concept 3 long-range transit vision, see the Regional Transit page.

RTC 2014-2016 Work Program

On October 10, 2013 the Regional Transit Committee adopted a Work Program and Budget to cover years 2014-2016.  Details can be viewed below.

RTC Meeting Information

The Regional Transit Committee meeting is held bi-monthly on Thursdays at 9:00 AM in the Anne Cramer Room (Located on the C Level) in the Loudermilk Center. Call ARC at 404-463-3100 to confirm.

Upcoming RTC Meeting Dates:

  • July 14, 2016
  • September 15, 2016
  • November 10, 2016


May 12, 2016 | Meeting Summary and Notes

March 10, 2016 | Meeting Summary and Notes

January 14, 2016 | Meeting Summary and Notes

November 12, 2015 | Meeting Summary and Notes

September 10, 2015: Joint Worksession (RTC, TAQC, CRC, AHRC, SRC) 

July 9, 2015 | Meeting Summary and Notes

May 14, 2015 | Meeting Summary and Notes


March 12, 2015 | Meeting Summary and Notes 

February 12, 2015: Joint Worksession (RTC, TAQC, CRC) 

January 15, 2015 | Meeting Summary and Notes 


Public Comment Policy

A 10-minute period for public comments is designated at the beginning of each regular RTC meeting. Each commenter must sign a Request to Speak card before 9:00 AM on the meeting date. Each speaker will be limited to two minutes. If the comment period expires before all citizens have an opportunity to address the Committee, citizens will be invited to provide their comments in writing.

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