Boards and Commissions - Transportation Advisory Board

Transportation Advisory Board

The Transportation Advisory Board (TAB) was created by City Council ordinance in 1997 to provide recommendations to the Transportation Division, Mayor, and City Council regarding transportation decisions and issues affecting Salt Lake City.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas posted through Utah Public Meeting Notice

Powers and Duties

  1. Provide feedback on actions and studies underway by the Transportation Division
  2. Review local and regional transportation issues and make recommendations to the transportation director, mayor or city council
  3. Assist in the development, implementation and ongoing updating of the city's transportation master plans
  4. Promote travel demand management strategies and encourage use of nonautomotive transportation modes
  5. Promote public education of transportation issues affecting the city
  6. Provide recommendations regarding priority and funding of transportation related capital improvement projects and programs.

Member Qualifications

The Transportation Advisory Board consists of up to 15 members, each serving three-year terms. Membership consists of one resident from each of the City's seven (7) city council districts, one representative of the Salt Lake City school district and one member of the bicycle standing committee.  Other individuals, representing organizations with continuing interest and involvement in city transportation issues affecting Salt Lake City may be appointed members, including, for example, but not limited to, the League of Women Voters, the Downtown Alliance, the Utah Transit Authority, the Downtown Retail Merchants Association, the University of Utah, the Utah Department of Transportation, or a business organization.  The Transportation Director and a representative of the Salt Lake City Police Department shall be ex officio members of the board with no voting privileges.  


Current Members


Serving Since    

Term Expires

Council District / Organization

Courtney Reeser 2016 2019 District 1
VACANT     District 2
David Alderman 2018 2021 District 3
Daniel Mendoza 2017 2021 District 4
VACANT     District 5
Ellen Reddick 2017 2020 District 6
Suzanne Stensaas 2017 2021 District 7
Shawn Jacobsen 2018 2018 Bicycle Advisory Committee Vice Chair
Paul Schulte 2017 2020 SLC School District
Bradley Palmer 2017 2021 UDOT
Reid Ewing 2014   University of Utah
















Staff and Officers

Courtney Reeser, Chair
Paul Schulte, Vice Chair
Jonathan Larsen, Transportation Director

Meeting information

Period — Monthly 
Days — First Monday 
Time — 4:00 pm 
Location — 349 S 200 E, Ste 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 
More info (801) 535-6630 

Bylaws and Governing Documents

Click here to read.

Contact Information

Transportation Advisory Board
Attn: Jonathan Larsen
349 S 200 E, Ste 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 
(801) 535-6630

Staff Support

Amy Lyons
Office Facilitator
(801) 535-6630
Lt. John Beener
SLCPD - Ex Officio Member
(801) 799-3597