Meeting Day & Time: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 12:00 p.m. – Birmingham City Hall – 3rd Floor, 2nd Wednesday, Conference Room A; 4th Wednesday, Council Chambers
Councilor Steven W. Hoyt (Committee Chair)
Councilor John R. Hilliard
Councilor Darrell O’Quinn
The Transportation Committee recommends on matters pertaining to transportation, generally; airport and aviation; traffic engineering; parking facilities, and the Birmingham Transit Authority. Requests for items to be placed on the agenda should be made to the Committee Chairperson. Taxis and Jitney services are brought before the Transportation and Communication Committee for approval and items that are recommended for approval by the Committee are brought before the full Council.
The Committee also makes recommendation to the Council for wrecker service contracts in the City.
Additionally the committee makes recommendations for appointments to the following: Birmingham Cable Commission, the Parking Authority Board, and the Transit Advisory Committee. Appointments to the Birmingham Airport Authority are made by the Mayor.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Public Service Vehicles
Radio and Telephone
Taxis and Jitney Services
Telephone and Cellular Services