The Highway Advisory Commission was created to advise the Board of County Commissioners in matters involving policy and philosophy related to El Paso County transportation operations and activities.
The Highway Advisory Commission member has the responsibility to review and comment on items and proposals specifically related to issues concerning the County's policies and philosophy on the management and operation of the Department of Public Works transportation operations and activities, and to make recommendations to the Director of the Department of Public Works and/or the Board of County Commissioners. Members are charged with protecting the desires and interests of the entire County and shall consider all aspects of the issue at hand, analyzing all factors to determine what is in the best interest of the entire County.
Meetings are held on the third Wednesday, bi-monthly, at 2880 International Circle, Colorado Springs, CO (map link) in the Hearing Room at 9:00 a.m. There may be times when this Commission meets earlier or later, depending on the agenda. For additional information regarding the current agenda or upcoming meetings, contact the Department of Public Works at (719) 520-6460.
View or download the updated Bylaws, approved by the El Paso County Board of County Commissioners on November 14, 2017.
The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Highway Advisory Commission. For more information about the open position, see the El Paso County Boards and Commissions Opportunities page.
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Thomas Vierzba, Chair -- District 1
Cheryl Everitt, Vice Chair -- At Large
Larry Tobias, Second Vice Chair -- At Large
Vacant -- District 2
Vacant -- District 3
Jean Meinzer -- District 4
Brian Galpin -- District 5
Michael James -- At Large
Brian Wess -- At Large
Edward Houle -- Associate
Jim Mesite -- Associate
Richard Robertson -- Associate
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