In a series of public meetings the budget committee meets to review, discuss, make additions or deletions, and approve the proposed budget presented by Salem-Keizer Transit staff. Upon completion of its deliberations, the committee approves the budget and sets the tax rate or amount needed to balance the budget.
Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC)
The Citizen Advisory Committe includes transit riders, students, business community members and at-large community members who represent a broad spectrum of transportation and community concerns. The committee's mission is to assist Salem-Keizer Transit and the Board of Directors by encouraging and promoting services, and transportation decisions that meet the needs of the Salem-Keizer community. The CAC will also help communicate Salem-Keizer Transit’s mission and programs back to the community. Read more.
Special Transportation Fund (STF) Advisory Committee
The purpose of Special Transportation Fund is to improve transportation programs for seniors & people with disabilities. The STF Advisory Committee's role (by law) is to consult with the governing body of the STF Agency regarding the distribution of STF funds and the Regional Human Services Coordinated Transportation Plan. Read More.