Sacramento Regional Transit Mobility Advisory Council

MAC meetings are typically held the first Thursday of every month, at 2:30 p.m. in the Regional Transit Auditorium at 1400 29th Street, Sacramento.

To find out more about the Mobility Advisory Council, please contact SacRT's Accessible Services Department at (916) 557-4685 or TDD (916) 557-4686.

Meeting Agendas, presented as live-text screen readable PDF documents (Note:Agenda PDFs are generally available approximately 1 week before meeting date):

2018 MAC Meeting Calendar

2018 2017
April 2018 December 2017
March 2018 November 2017
February 2018 October 2017
January 2018 September 2017
  August 2017
  July 2017
  June 2017
  May 2017
  April MAC Committee Meeting Cancelled
  March 2017
  February 2017
  January 2017

Sacramento Regional Transit's (SacRT) Mobility Advisory Council (MAC) was formed in 2005 as a voluntary advisory body to replace its previous, longstanding Disabled and Elderly Committee for Accessible Transportation (DECAT). A goal of the Council is to encourage involvement from key members of agencies and organizations, as well as members of the general public, who are transit users and/or recognized for their advocacy and community service on behalf of the senior and disabled community.

The Council is comprised of up to 17 members, 9 representing organizations or agencies which provide services or advocate for persons with disabilities and seniors and 8 at-large members representing individuals with disabilities and seniors. The composition of representatives reflects a balance across various types of disabilities.

The object and purpose of the Mobility Advisory Council is to advise SacRT on system accessibility features and improvements, provide communication between SacRT and key stakeholder groups whose interests are representing persons with disabilities and seniors, and represent public transportation interest areas for persons with disabilities and seniors. The Council's annual work plan links accessibility issues with larger customer-oriented decisions, such as fare changes, customer information, and service plans.

SacRT's Board of Directors and staff greatly value the ability to consult with the Council on service issues affecting the disabled and senior community. The mission and purpose of the MAC, organized as an advisory council is to:

  1. Advise on system accessibility features and improvements;
  2. Provide a communications link between SacRT and key stakeholder groups whose interests are representing persons with disabilities and seniors; and,
  3. Represent interest areas for persons with disabilities and seniors.

The Mobility Advisory Council meets monthly. All meetings are open to the public. Input is always accepted concerning accessible transit issues not on the meeting agenda.

 

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