Scott Haggerty Elected Chair of Metropolitan Transportation Commission

MTC : prnewswire – excerpt

Napa’s Alfredo Pedroza gets nod as Vice Chair

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty took over the helm of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) Wednesday after the 19 voting members of the 21-member regional Commission unanimously elected him as chair for the two-year term running through February 2021. Haggerty has served for the past two years as MTC’s vice chair, and has represented Alameda County on the Commission since 2000…

Haggerty was first elected to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors in 1996. Haggerty previously served MTC chair from 2009 to 2011. In addition to his longtime service at MTC, Haggerty is a member and former chair of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority. Haggerty represents Alameda County on the National Association of Counties, and also serves as a member of the Alameda County Transportation Commission, San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission, Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority and Tri-Valley Transportation Council.

Haggerty replaces Rohnert Park City Councilman Jake Mackenzie as Commission Chairman… (more)