Transportation Commission

The Transportation Commission advises the City Council on matters pertaining to effective transportation by motorized and non-motorized vehicles and recommends policies concerning the public safety on the streets. Members are selected for their interest and/or expertise in fields related to transportation. 

The commission consists of nine members who serve three-year terms and meet monthly.


  • Meetings take place the third Monday of each month at 6 p.m.
  • 54B District Court
    Courtroom 2
    101 Linden St. (unless otherwise noted)
    East Lansing, MI 48823
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Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Upcoming Public Hearing

A public hearing (PDF) will be held on Monday, Jan. 23 at 6 p.m. in Courtroom 2 of the East Lansing 54B District Court, 101 Linden St.:

To receive public comments on two signed petitions regarding the residential permit parking program. The first petition was received on November 23, 2016 and requests termination of the current residential permit parking on Chesterfield Parkway from Cresenwood Road south one block to the roadway curve. The second petition was received on December 9, 2016 and requests Cresenwood Road from Kensington Road to Chesterfield Parkway be two hour parking without permit. Per the petition, parking beyond two hours on this section of the street would require vehicles to have a permit. Notices are hereby being issued per Ordinance Number 1370, Section 10.


  • Rory Neuner, Vice-Chair
    Term expires: 2018
  • Daphne O'Regan
    Term expires: 2018
  • Troy Fassbender
    Term expires: 2018
  • Andy Draheim,
    Term expires: 2019
  • Kevin Beard
    Term expires: 2019

  • John Swords, Chair
    Term expires: 2019
  • Diana Twede
    Term expires: 2017
  • Thomas Bauman
    Term expires: 2017
  • Erich Ditschman
    Term expires: 2017
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Apply for a Vacancy
Submit an Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Transportation Commission.