Boards, Commissions and Committees

Transportation Authority

Committee Transportation Authority
Enabling Legislation Public Utilities Code § 142051 and Measure C approved 11/07/06
Membership Three members appointed by Board of Supervisors
Term Specifications Two years
Compensation $75 per meeting
Duties Impose sales tax in Fresno County for up to 30 years for transportation purposes
Qualifications • One appointee shall be a Supervisor who represents District 1, 4 or 5 • One appointee shall be a Supervisor who represents District 2 or 3 • One appointee shall be a member of the public who resides outside of the incorporated cities of Fresno and Clovis
Meeting Schedule approx. 6 times a year
AB 1234 Ethics Training Pursuant to Government Code Section 53235, if any local agency provides any type of compensation, salary, or stipend to a member of a legislative body or provides reimbursement for actual and necessary expenses incurred by a member of a legislative body in the performance of official duties, then all agency officials shall receive training in ethics.
Oath of Office Not Required
Statement of Economic Interests (Form 700) Required
Contact Denise DiBenedetto (559) 600-3282
2220 Tulare Street, #2101 Fresno, CA 93721

Members

Position Members Appointed Date Term Expires Districts
BOS member (urban) Brandau, Steve 8/6/2019 1/4/2021 District 2, District 3
BOS member (rural) Mendes, Buddy 1/17/2019 1/6/2020 District 1, District 4, District 5
Rural Public Member Sihota, Kirpal S. 8/6/2019 6/30/2021 District 1, District 4, District 5
CSC Westside Dhaliwal, Amarpreet 4/25/2019 6/30/2021 At Large
CSC Eastside Cardenas, David 5/31/2018 6/30/2020 At Large