Board Actions Archive

Meeting of March 24, 2014

  • Fixed-Guideway Project Rolling Along in Santa Ana/Garden Grove
  • OCTA Awarded Funding for 2014 State Transportation Improvement Program
  • Board Approves Funding for Prop 1B Projects
  • Quarterly Report Highlights Metrolink Rail Programs and Facilities Activities

Meeting of March 10, 2014

  • Funding For New ACCESS Buses Gets Green Light
  • Projects To Improve Water Quality Get ABoost from Measure M Environmental Program
  • OCTA Is Found In Compliance At Measure M Taxpayers Oversight Committee Public Hearing

Meeting of Feb. 24, 2014

  • MSRC Grants Awarded to Angels Express and Orange County Fair Express
  • Bravo! Service Receives Rave Reviews from Riders
  • Board Receives Measure M1 and M2 Closeout and Progress Report
  • Board Updated on Results from Transit Division Performance Measures

Meeting of Feb. 10, 2014

  • Board Honors Employees of the Year for 2013
  • Measure M Environmental Program Honored by OCBC
  • Chief Executive Officer Announces Initiatives for 2014
  • Capital Projects on Track throughout the County

Meeting of Jan. 27, 2014

  • Chairman Nelson Unveils 2014 Initiatives to Keep Orange County Moving
  • Buses Headed to La Habra for Community Circulator Service
  • OCTA Board Submits Environmental Drafts for Public Review as Part of Measure M2
  • Board Receives an Update on the State Route 241/91 Express Lanes Connector
  • OCTA Swears in Returning Board Member
  • Johnson Shares 2013 Chief Executive Officer's Initiatives and Action Plan End-of-Year Report

Meeting of January 13, 2014

  • Nelson Chosen to Lead OCTA Board in 2014
  • OCTA Recognizes Outgoing Chairman Greg Winterbottom
  • Bikeways Improvement Projects Get Boost from the Board
  • OCTA Swears in New and Returning 2014 Board Members
  • OCTA Renews Lease on Current Headquarters

 Meeting of December 9, 2013

  • Board Salutes Outgoing Director Gail Eastman
  • Board Selects Locally Preferred Alternative for I-405 Improvement Project
  • Board Receives Update on CTFP Semi-Annual Review
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff's Department Employee of the Quarter

 Meeting of November 25, 2013

  • Board Updated on Results from Transit Quarterly Performance Metrics
  • Board Approves Expanding ACCESS Same-Day Taxi Program Service Model
  • Board Receives Measure M2 Progress Report
  • Board Approves Amendment to Measure M Ordinance
  • Board Holds Public Hearing for 2013 Congestion Management Plan
  • OCTA Recognizes Winners from the 38th Annual Roadeo Competition
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of November 8, 2013

  • Board Delays Voting for I-405 Improvement Project Alternative
  • Freeway and Street Projects Moving Forward
  • Chief Executive Officer Highlights Progress on Strategic Initiatives

 Meeting of October 28, 2013

  • Signal Synchronization Projects are Given the Green
  • State Funding Adds $804 million to OCTA Projects Since 2006
  • Update Under Way to OCTA Strategic Plan
  • Board Receives Update on Measure M2 Sales Tax Forecast

 Meeting of October 11, 2013

  • Board Approves Additional Funding for OC Bridges Program
  • Board Receives Update on Motorist Services Activities
  • Towing Company Selected for Freeway Service Patrol Services
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

 Meeting of September 23, 2013

  • Caltrans Presents Update on High-Occupancy Vehicle Degradation Action Plan
  • Discussion of Toll Lanes on I-405 to Continue
  • Board Grants Millions to Improve Water Quality
  • Board Receives Update on October 2013 Bus Service Change Program
  • Board Highlighted on Results from Transit Quarterly Performance Metrics

 Meeting of September 9, 2013

  • One-Year Review Finds M2020 Plan On Track to Expedite Projects
  • OCTA Recognizes the Orange County Sheriff's Department for 20-year Partnership with OCTA
  • OCTA Selected to Serve as LOSSAN's First Managing Agency
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff's Department Employee of the Quarter

 Meeting of August 26, 2013

  • United States Department of Labor Places Hold on Federal Grant Funding
  • Board Receives Update Measure M2 Quarterly Progress Report
  • CEO Recognizes Caltrans Members For Work On Bridge Bash
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

 Meeting of August 12, 2013

  • OCTA Looking To Improve Streets And Roads Through Measure M
  • Projects Sought to Improve Bikeways Throughout Orange County
  • Board Receives Update On ACCESS Service Transition
  • Solar Decathlon Express Receives MSRC Grant

 Meeting of July 22, 2013

  • Short-Range Transit Plan Focuses On Enhancing Service For Passengers
  • ACCESS Customers Report Smooth Transition
  • Board Tackles Key Issues on Long-Range Transportation Plan
  • Bravo! Service Rolls To A Good Start
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

 Meeting of July 8, 2013

  • Chairman Highlights Progress on 2013 Initiatives in Mid-Year Report
  • Anaheim Rapid Connection Continues to Environmental Phase
  • Board Selects New Member to Serve on Environmental Committee
  • Board Receives Update on New York Meetings
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter

 Meeting of June 24, 2013

  • Board Approves Funding for Six New Transit Projects
  • Board Honors Outgoing TOC Committee Members and Welcomes New
  • Board Receives Update on ACCESS Service Transition

 Meeting of June 10, 2013

  • OCTA Board Adopts Balanced Budget
  • OCTA Seeks Projects to Improve Water Quality
  • Long-Range Transportation Plan Goals Provides Vision

 Meeting of May 24, 2013

  • OCTA Roadeo Team Places Third at Grand Championship
  • Board Receives Update on June 2013 Bus Service Change Program
  • Measure M2 Quarterly Progress Report
  • CEO Meets First Quarter Goals
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

 Meeting of May 13, 2013

  • New Harbor Boulevard Bus Service Launches Next Month, More on the Way
  • Board Approves ACCESS Savings Reinvestment Strategy
  • Metrolink Ridership Increases Compared to Last Year
  • OCTA OKs Agreement to Continue Service Between Orange and Riverside Counties

 Meeting of May 13, 2013

  • Review Continues on I-405 Improvement Project
  • Angels Express and Orange County Fair Express Receive MSRC Grant
  • Board Receives Update on the I-5 Improvement Project between SR 55 and SR 57
  • Board Approves Pension Plan Revision  
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month  

 Meeting of April 22, 2013

  • Review Continues on I-405 Improvement Project
  • Angels Express and Orange County Fair Express Receive MSRC Grant
  • Board Receives Update on the I-5 Improvement Project between SR 55 and SR 57
  • Board Approves Pension Plan Revision  
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month  

  Meeting of April 8, 2013

  • Millions Headed to Streets and Signals Through Measure M2
  • Board Receives Update on Measure M2 Performance Assessment Report
  • OCTA Selects Public Member for Environmental Oversight Committee
  • Board Hears West County Connectors Project Progress Report   

 Meeting of March 25, 2013

  • MV Transportation Awarded ACCESS Paratransit Contract
  • Audit Shows Measure M2 Environmental Mitigation Program On Track
  • OCTA Prepares For Higher Transit Demand In Times Of Rising Fuel Costs
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter
  • Board Honors Freeway Service Patrol Operator of the Year

  Meeting of March 11, 2013

  •  Chief Executive Officer Announces Initiatives for 2013
  •  OCTA Seeking Projects to Improve Water Quality Through Measure M2
  •  Measure M Taxpayers Oversight Committee Finds OCTA in Compliance 

 Meeting of Feb. 25, 2013

  • Board Honors Chief Executive Officer Will Kempton
  • Board Approves Start of Construction for the Tustin Avenue/Rose Drive Railroad Grade Separation Project
  • Water Quality Improvements on the Way Thanks to Measure M2
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month 

  Meeting of Feb. 11, 2013

  • OCTA Honors Employees of the Year
  •  Board Approves Funding Change For Fullerton Bike Path Project 
  •  Measure M2 Quarterly Progress Report
  •  Board Receives Update on Capital Action Plan Milestone

 Meeting of Jan. 28, 2013

  • Chairman Winterbottom Announces Goals for 2013
  •  Boards Receives Update on Measure M2 Environmental Mitigation Program
  •  Board Honors Employees of the Month

  Meeting of Jan. 14, 2013  

  •  OCTA Votes on New Board Leadership for 2013
  •  Board Selects Johnson as Next OCTA Chief Executive Officer
  •  Board Receives Update on February 2013 Bus Service Change Program
  •  Board Approves Implementation of Transit System Study Pilot Projects

 Meeting of Dec. 10, 2012 

  • Board Salutes Four Outgoing Members
  •  Board Holds Public Hearing For Transit System Study Pilot Projects
  •  Board Honors Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter

Meeting of Nov. 26, 2012

  • OCTA Says Farewell to Four Board Members 
  •  Board Approves Bus Fare Increase
  •  Board Receives Update On Metrolink Service Expansion Program
  •  Board Honors Employees of the Month

  Meeting of Nov. 9, 2012

  • Winterbottom Reappointed to OCTA Board
  • Fuel Crisis Contingency Plan Update
  • OCTA To Purchase New Articulated Buses
  • Measure M2 Quarterly Progress Report

 Meeting of Oct. 22, 2012 

  • Locally Preferred Alternative Selected For I-405 Improvement Project
  • Board Considers Implementation of Increased Fare Adjustment
  • Board Receives Results From Metrolink Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of Oct. 5, 2012

  • Board Considers Implementing a Bus Fare Adjustment 
  • Board Receives Update on Anaheim Rapid Connection Project
  • Anaheim Ducks Express Service Receives MSRC Grant for Second Year
  • Funding Awarded for State College Grade Separation Project Development
  • Caltrans Presents Riverside Freeway Construction Update

 Meeting of Sept. 24, 2012 

  • Board Approves Final Stages of Measure M2 M2020 Plan
  •  Metrolink Ridership on the Rise in Orange County
  •  Board Delays Voting for I-405 Improvement Project Alternative
  •  Board Honors Employees of the Month
  •  Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter

 Meeting of Sept. 10, 2012

  • Board Receive Update on Anaheim Rapid Connection Project
  •  Board Reviews Final Stage of Measure M2 M2020 Plan
  •  Staff Shares Update on Interstate 405 Improvement Project 

 Meeting of Aug. 27, 2012 

  • Staff Gives Wrap-Up of the Orange County Fair Express
  • Employees of the Month for August 2012
  • 2012 Metrolink Customer Satisfaction Survey and Results Update
  • Staff Shares Update on I-405 Project and Toll Revenue Investment Plan

 Meeting of Aug. 13, 2012 

  • Board Approves Millions For Countywide Bicycle Projects
  • M2 Provides $2.8 Million For Water Quality Improvements
  • OCTA Seeking Streets and Roads Projects For Funding
  • OCTA Responds To I-405 Project Issues

Meeting of July 23, 2012

  • Millions Headed to Cities for Street Improvements               
  • Transit System Study Pilot Projects Get Green Light
  • Updates Given On Interstate 405 Outreach
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

 Meeting of July 9, 2012

  • OCTA Sells ARTIC Site to Anaheim for $32.5 Million
  • Board Receives Update on I-405 Improvement Project
  • New York Financial Meetings Focus on M2020 Plan

Meeting of June 25, 2012

  • Updates Given on Santa Ana/Garden Grove Fixed-Guideway Project
  • Board Honors Outgoing TOC Committee Members, Welcomes New
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month
  • Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter

Meeting of June 11, 2012

  • Board Approves Balanced Budget
  • Staff Shares Update on M2020 Plan
  • Metrolink Rail Programs and Facilities Shares Update  
  • Board Discusses Proposed Project Delivery Approach for I-405 Improvement Project

 Meeting of May 25, 2012

  • Staff Shares Update on I-405 Freeway Improvement Project
  • Board Honors Outgoing Board Member Cindy Quon After 35-Year Transportation Career 
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of May 14, 2012

  • M2 Funding Headed To Environmental Restoration Projects
  • Board Suspends Decision On Removing 19th Street Bridge from MPAH
  • Army Advisory Council Recognizes OCTA as Veteran Friendly Employer

Meeting of April 23, 2012

  • Board Approves Millions for Orange County Streets and Signals
  • Board Discusses I-405 Improvement Project Alternatives
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of April 9, 2012

  • Additional Federal Funding Identified for Rail Projects
  • Adjustments Made to OC Bridges Funding
  • County of Orange to Maintain M2 Environmental Mitigation Property

Meeting of March 26, 2012

  • Bikeways Strategy Increases Connectivity Between Destinations
  • CEO Gives Year-End Report
  • Board Honors Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of March 12, 2012

  • 19th Street Bridge Removed From Master Plan of Arterial Highways
  • Board OKs Working With High-Speed Rail on Blended Approach
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service to Maintain M2 Environmental Program Property
  • Fuel Crisis Contingency Plan Update 

Meeting of Feb. 27, 2012

  • Measure M2 Delivery Options Expedite Programs, Assess Impacts
  • Board Honors Freeway Service Patrol Operator of the Year
  • Board Recognizes Sheriff’s Department Employee of the Quarter
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month 

Meeting of Feb. 13, 2012

  • CEO Kempton Announces Goals
  • Comments Given on 2012 Regional Transportation Plan
  • Board Approves Guidelines Assessing Possible Transit Projects
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Year 

Meeting of Jan. 23, 2012

  • Chairman Glaab Announces Goals
  • OCTA Initiates Countywide Bikeways Planning
  • Santa Ana Transit Terminal to Be Sold
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month

Meeting of Jan. 9, 2012

  • Glaab Selected To Lead OCTA As New Chairman
  • Survey Finds Measure M Receives High Satisfaction Rating
  • Purchases Preserve Land While Advancing Freeway Construction
  • Updates Given on Rail and Facility Programs

Meeting of Dec. 12, 2011

  • Study Finds Pavement in the O.C. is the Best in California
  • More Green Lights, Less Time Wasted for Orange County Drivers
  • Recommendations Given to High-Speed Rail
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month

Meeting of Nov. 28, 2011

  • Progress Shown For Measure M2 Projects
  • Survey Shows Satisfaction With 91 Express Lanes
  • Traffic Congestion in OC Shows Improvement
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month

Meeting of Nov. 14, 2011

  • OCTA Teams Up With Riverside to Extend 91 Express Lanes
  • O.C. Bridges Grade Separation Program Presents Updates
  • Capital Programs Division Gives Update
  • Board Discusses High-Speed Rail Plans
  • Board Recognizes Employee of the Month

Meeting of Oct. 24, 2011

  • Millions Go To Reducing Transportation Barriers To Employment
  • Transit System Study Recommendations Given
  • Tustin Metrolink Structure Opens For Commuters
  • Jingle Pass Offers Unlimited Rides This Holiday Season
  • Board Recognizes Employees of the Month

Meeting of Oct. 7, 2011

  • Chair Bates Shares Updates On 10 Strategic Initiatives For 2011
  • California Department Of Parks And Recreation To Maintain M2 Environmental Program Property
  • Planning Division Shares Progress Updates
  • ROADEO Award Winners Receive Recognition 

Meeting of Sept. 26, 2011

  • OCTA Appoints Hennessey As Public Board Member
  • Signal Synch To Speed Up Drive For Commuters On La Palma Avenue
  • Assemblyman Recognized For Work On Taxicab Patron Safety Bill
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month
  • OCTA Recognizes Sheriff’s Department Employee

 Meeting of Aug. 8, 2011

  • Nearly $3 Million Goes to O.C. Oceans, Beaches
  • Signal Synchronization Speeds Up Drive For Commuters
  • Board Approves Extended Soundwall For Seal Beach
  • CEO Second Quarter Report Presents Great Results

Meeting of July 25, 2011

  • Transit System Study Explores New Transportation Options
  • Placentia Avenue Grade Separation Headed To Construction
  • Moulton Parkway, Atlanta Avenue Improvements On The Way
  • Employees Of The Month

Meeting of June 27, 2011

  • 2010 Regional Capacity Call For Projects Award
  • Committee Members Selected For Oversight Of Measure M Funds
  • OCTA Roadeo Team Places 10th
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month
  • OCTA Recognizes Sheriff Department Employee

Meeting of June 13, 2011

  • Board Approves $1.1 Billion Budget For 2011-12
  • OCTA Seeks New Public Board Member
  • M2 Funds Headed to Signal Synchronization Projects

Meeting of May 23, 2011

  • Board Welcomes New Member Lorri Galloway
  • Positive Train Control Gets Additional Funding
  • OCTA Meets Third Quarter Communications Goals
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of May 9, 2011

  • OCTA Receives High Marks On Bus Safety Audit
  • Measure M2 Progress Report Highlights Projects
  • Adjustments Made To Increase Metrolink Service And Day-Long Pass
  • CEO Meets First Quarter Goals

Meeting of April 25, 2011

  • Sustainable Communities Strategy Plan Reopens For Public Comments 
  • Board Approves Further Study of San Diego Freeway I-405 Alternatives 
  • OCTA Receives Funds For Orange County Fair Bus Service 
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month 
  • Outgoing TPS Chief Receives Resolution of Appreciation 
  • Board Recognizes Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter 

Meeting of April 11, 2011

  • OCTA Navigates Through Recession, What To Expect Now
  • Board Approves Changes To Grant-Funded City Projects
  • Board Receives Update On Progress Of Rail Projects 

Meeting of March 28, 2011  

  • OCTA Celebrates Measure M Sunset
  • OCTA To Implement Finalized Long-Range Transportation Plan
  • OCTA Fare Policy Changes Coming In June
  • California High-Speed Rail Chief Provides Update On High-Speed Rail
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of March 14, 2011    

  • Measure M Delivers $4 Billion In Transportation Projects
  • Capital Programs Division Meets Metrics for Second Quarter
  • Parking Expansion Moves Forward At Laguna Niguel / Mission Viejo Metrolink Station

Meeting of Feb. 28, 2011

  • Measure M2 Progress Report Highlights Projects
  • Federal Transportation Issues Under Discussion
  • OCTA Adopts Strategic Plan To Guide Agency, Measure Results
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of Feb. 14, 2011   

  •  Signal Synchronization Along Beach Boulevard Gives Commuters Green Lights
  •  Magnolia Avenue To Get Signal Synchronization
  •  ARTIC Project Moves Into Environmental And Design Phase
  •  Board Honors Employees Of The Year
  •  OCTA Recognizes Freeway Service Patrol Operator Of The Year

Meeting of Jan. 24, 2011     

  • Board Chair Unveils Goals For 2011
  • Board Selects Special Needs In Transit Advisory Committee Members
  • Board Honors January Employees Of The Month
  • Board Recognizes Coach Operator For 35 Years Of Safe Driving

Meeting of Jan. 10, 2011  

  • Board Selects New Leaders, Welcomes New Members
  • O.C. Bridges Program Moves Forward On Schedule
  • Bus Book Sales Pilot Program Permanently Adopted
  • Extensive Outreach For West County Connectors Project Continues

Meeting of Dec. 13, 2010 

  • OCTA Recognizes Outgoing Board Member, Welcomes New Members
  • Transit Performance Report Reveals Excellent Safety Record
  • Board Honors December Employees Of The Month
  • Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter

Meeting of Nov. 22, 2010 

  • OCTA Recognizes Outgoing Board Members
  • Anaheim And Santa Ana Guideway Projects Move Forward
  • Board Gets Sneak Peek of iPhone Bicycle Application
  • Board Honors November Employees Of The Month
  • Board Honors Coach Operator For 30 Years Of Safe Driving

Meeting of Nov. 8, 2010

  • Long Range Transportation Plan Looks At Needs During Next 25 Years
  • OCTA Targets Job Creation Through National Initiative
  • OCTA Accepting Applications For 2010 Call For Projects
  • Board Honors November Employees Of The Month
  • Board Recognizes Work Of Transit Police Services, OCTA Employees In Capturing Bus Predator

Meeting of Oct. 25, 2010 

  • Board Defers January Bus Fare Increase Bringing Relief To Riders
  • Signal Synchronization Along 161 Intersections Results in Increased Green Lights
  • Board Provides Authorization To Proceed With Issuance Of Measure M2 Bonds 
  • Board Honors October Employees Of The Month
  • Board Honors Coach Operator For 30 Years Of Safe Driving Legislative Platforms Ready for Review

Meeting of Sept. 27, 2010

  • Six Environmental Restoration Projects Move Forward
  • Cities Awarded $12.4 Million for Bikeways, Trails, Landscaping
  • Measure M2 Committee Members Reappointed
  • Board Honors September Employees Of The Month
  • Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter

Meeting of Sept. 13, 2010

  • Board Receives Update On California High-Speed Rail Project
  • Completion Dates Change For Increased Metrolink Service And Railroad Crossing Enhancements
  • Video Surveillance System In The Works For Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center

Meeting of August 23, 2010

  • CEO Kempton Receives Contract Extension
  • Measure M2 Progress Report Highlights Transportation Projects
  • Construction Firm Selected For Tustin Metrolink Parking Expansion
  • Board Honors August Employees Of The Month
  • Board Recognizes Three Outgoing Citizens’ Advisory Committee Members

Meeting of August 9, 2010

  • Board Approves Set Of Traffic Solutions For Central County
  • Bus Books To Cost $1 Starting In October
  • Graffiti Tracking Program Wins National Award
  • CEO Provides Update On Goals For 2010

Meeting of July 26, 2010

  • Measure M2 Early Action Plan in Full Swing
  • OCTA Formalizes Online Communications Guidelines
  • Board Honors July Employees Of The Month
  • Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter

Meeting of July 12, 2010

  • Board Approves Three-Year Coach Operator Contract
  • Bus Books May Cost $1 Starting September
  • Board Receives Quarterly Update On Rail Program
  • Aconnext Website Serves As Hub For Anaheim Transportation Projects

Meeting of June 28, 2010

  • 2010-11 Measure M2 Sales Tax Revenue Projections Released
  • Measure M Taxpayers Oversight Committee Vacancies Filled 
  • OCTA Vanpool Program Provides 800,000 Annual Passenger Trips
  • Board Honors June Employees Of The Month

Meeting of June 14, 2010

  • Board Approves 2010-11 Fiscal Year Budget
  • One-Day Rail And Bus Pass Pilot Program To Launch This Fall
  • Board Recognizes CEO Will Kempton For Leader Of The Year Award
  • University Of California, Irvine To Purchase 25 OCTA Buses

Meeting of May 24, 2010

  • Environmental Oversight Committee To Conduct Further Study On Restoration Properties
  • Board Honors Coach Operators For 30-Years Of Safe Driving
  • Board Honors May Employees Of The Month

Meeting of May 10, 2010

  • Signs Point To Stability For FY 2010-2011 Budget
  • Measure M Quarterly Report Indicates Sales Tax Increase
  • OCTA Looking To Fund Bicycle, Pedestrian, Landscaping Projects
  • Board Honors Director Brown For Golden Star Award

Meeting of April 26, 2010

  • Portions Of I-5 Oso Parkway Interchange Improvements Open To Commuters Next Month
  • Metrolink Service Expansion and Railroad Crossing Safety Improvements Schedule Moves Forward
  • Board Honors April Employees Of The Month
  • Board Recognizes Ad Hoc Committee For Bike To Work Week Efforts

Meeting of April 12, 2010

  • Further Study Of 91 Express Lanes and SR-241 Connector Under Way
  • Mass Transit Options For Pacific Electric Right-of-Way Under Examination
  • 2010 Long-Range Transportation Plan Up For Review By Cities
  • CEO Kempton Provides First Quarter Update On Goals For 2010

Meeting of March 22, 2010

  • March Bus Service Reduction Outreach Efforts Continue
  • Parking Expansion At Orange Transportation Center To Move Into Design Phase
  • Deputy CEO Retires, Another Veteran Takes The Wheel
  • Board Honors Lawmakers For Support Of Transportation Bill
  • Board Honors March Employees Of The Month
  • Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter

Meeting of March 8, 2010

  • Board Approves Acceleration of Orangethorpe Avenue Railroad Grade Separation Projects
  • Carpool Lanes Conversion Plan Gets Green Light
  • Oversight Committee Finds OCTA In Compliance With Measure M Spending For 19th Consecutive Year
  • Tunnel Connecting Counties Possible But Financially Challenging

Meeting of February 22, 2010

  • March Bus Service Reduction Details Released
  • Measure M2 Progress Report Highlights Projects
  • Signal Synchronization Moves Forward As Air Quality Measure
  • Board Honors February Employees Of The Month

Meeting of February 8, 2010

  • Measure M Quarterly Report Indicates Increase In Sales Tax Revenue
  • Further Study Planned For Express Lanes Option On I-405 Project
  • Funding Limited For STIP Projects
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Year For 2009

Meeting of January 25, 2010   

  • Director Norby Recognized For Public Service
  • Chairman Unveils Goals For The Year
  • Measure M2 Eligibility Guidelines Get Green Light
  • Board Approves Integration Of Two San Diego Freeway Projects
  • Third Quarter Report Indicates Continued Drop In Sales Tax
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of January 11, 2010   

  • OCTA Selects New Leadership, Welcomes Board Member
  • LOSSAN Corridor Improvements Under Way
  • Committee Meetings Reduced To Save Money And Increase Efficiency
  • 91 Express Lanes Survey Shows Increased Customer Satisfaction

Meeting of December 14, 2009   

  • Director Green Recognized For Public Service
  • Metrolink Expansion Plans Scaled Back In M2 Early Action Plan
  • Digitized Agendas To Save Money And Reduce Environmental Impact
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month
  • Transit Police Services Deputy Of The Quarter Is Recognized

Meeting of November 23, 2009   

  • Board Approves March Bus Service Reductions
  • Signal Synchronization Will Replace Bus Rapid Transit
  • Irvine And Laguna Woods Enter Phase Two Of Go Local
  • Board Recognizes Coach Operator For 30 Years Of Safe Driving
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of November 3, 2009    

  • March Bus Service Cuts Reduced To 150,000 Revenue Vehicle Hours
  • Measure M Quarterly Report Indicates Sales Tax Drop Will Continue
  • Reduced Responsibility For Maintaining Bus Stops Saves Money
  • Board Congratulates Winners Of OCTA’s 34th Annual Bus Roadeo

Meeting of October 26, 2009  
 

  • Public Weighs In On March Bus Service Cuts
  • Go Local Program Moves Forward
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of October 9, 2009   

  • Chairman Buffa Selected For Another Term
  • Director Cavecche Recognized For Leadership Award
  • Board Receives Update On Projects Funded By American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
  • Reduced Set Of Alternatives OK’d For Central County Study

Meeting of September 28, 2009

  • El Toro Road To Get Synchronized
  • Initial Phase Of Video Surveillance At Three Transit Centers Under Way
  • OCTA Unveils New And Improved Web Site
  • Board Honors Coach Operator For 30-Years Of Safe Driving
  • Board Honors Transit Police Services Deputy Of The Quarter

Meeting of September 14, 2009

  • Board Discusses Scenarios For March 2010 Bus Service Reduction
  • Buena Park And Tustin Move Into Phase Two Of Go Local
  • Board Reviews Options For New Bus Fare System

Meeting of August 24, 2009

  • Board Receives Update On Projects Funded By Federal Stimulus Money
  • Planning Team Shares Options To Improve I-405
  • ARTIC Receives Prestigious Award For Design Excellence
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of August 10, 2009

  • Board Supports High-Speed Rail Funding Plan
  • Orange County Rail System Enhancement Rolls Forward
  • Revenue Update Looks Grim
  • Board Receives Update On Katella Avenue Smart Street Project

Meeting of July 27, 2009

  • Support Of Continuous Access Carpool Lanes On The Rise
  • Stimulus Dollars Sought For Anaheim Interchange Project
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of July 13, 2009

  • Bus Service Reductions Pushed Back To March
  • Laguna Beach Goes Into Step Two Of Go Local
  • Riverside Freeway Projects Rolls Forward
  • Orange Transportation Center To Expand Parking

Meeting of June 22, 2009

  • Newly Named CEO Of OCTA To Begin Aug. 3
  • ARTIC Design Phase Moves Forward
  • Board Honors Coach Operator For 30-Years Of Safe Driving
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month
  • Board Recognizes Transit Police Services Deputy Of The Quarter

Meeting of June 8, 2009

  • Board Decides On September Bus Service Reductions
  • Board Approves Fiscal Year 2009-2010 Budget
  • Santa Ana Revenue Room To Close
  • Railroad Grade Separation Projects Under Way

Meeting of May 22, 2009

  • Public Provides Feedback On Bus Service Reductions
  • Prospect Of High-Speed Rail Moves Forward
  • Board Approves Bikeways Strategic Plan
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of May 11, 2009

  • Bus Service Reductions To Continue
  • Board Approves Changes To Arterial Highways
  • First Quarter Measure M Progress Report Highlights Construction Efforts
  • Budget Proposals For Fiscal Year 2009-10

Meeting of April 27, 2009

  • Open Houses Planned For Bus Service Reductions
  • Board Approves Funding For Metrolink Station Expansions
  • Go Local Moves Into Step Two
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of April 13, 2009

  • OCTA Update On Economic Stimulus Funds
  • Applicants Needed For Measure M Taxpayers Oversight Committee
  • Fare Evasion Costs Difficult to Quantify
  • Board Declares Cities Responsible For Bus Stop Maintenance

Meeting of March 23, 2009

  • Bus Service Cuts Continue
  • Board Names Interim CEO
  • TOC Declares Measure M Spending To Be In Compliance
  • Transit Police Services Employee Of The Quarter
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of March 9, 2009

  • OCTA Eligible For Economic Stimulus Funds
  • Bus Service Reductions Unavoidable
  • High-Speed Rail In Orange County A Possibility
  • Freeway Call Box Reductions

Meeting of February 23, 2009

  • Bus Operations Takes Hit From State Budget Crisis
  • Public Review Of Draft OCTA Bikeways Plan
  • Orange And LA County Travel Study Takes Next Step
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of February 9, 2009

  • Measure M Quarterly Report: Sales Tax Drop To Continue
  • ARTIC Development Taking Next Steps
  • Continued Success Anticipated For OCTA Vanpool Program
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Year

Meeting of January 26, 2009

  • OCTA Preparing For Federal Stimulus Funding
  • Toll Lanes An Option For I-405 Improvement Project
  • Coach Operator Achieves 30 Years Of Safe Driving
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of January 12, 2009

  • OCTA Selects New Leadership, Welcomes Board Member
  • Garden Grove Mayor William Dalton joined the board of directors replacing outgoing Director Mark Rosen.
  • Former Chairman Norby Recognized For Accomplishments
  • Fullerton and Aliso Viejo Get Green Light for Go Local
  • OCTA Well-Positioned To Implement M2

Meeting of November 24, 2008

  • Board Approves Bus Fare Increase To Begin Jan. 4
  • Gregory T. Winterbottom Reappointed Public Member of OCTA Board of Directors
  • Metrolink Ridership Soars Through Summer Months
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of November 10, 2008

  • Local Agencies Declared Eligible For Measure M Funds
  • Placentia Railroad Grade Separation Update
  • Board Approves Draft Agreement For Northbound 57 Freeway Widening Projects
  • OCTA Public Information Program To Maximize Customer Satisfaction

Meeting of October 24, 2008

  • Public Speaks On Proposed Fare Increase
  • Coach Operators Honored for 30-Years of Safe Driving
  • Go Local Projects Move Into Second Phase
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of October 10, 2008

  • Fullerton Transportation Center To Expand Parking Structure
  • OCTA Keeping Close Eye On Financial Markets
  • South Orange County Path To Improvements Gets Green Light
  • Anaheim Bus Base Passes CEO Inspection

Meeting of September 22, 2008

  • Bravo’s Conceptual Shelter Designs Unveiled
  • Governor Signs Legislature’s 2008-2009 Fiscal Year Budget
  • Board Honors Employees of the Month

Meeting of September 8, 2008

  • Metrolink Experiences Highest Annual Ridership in History 
  • New Safety Programs Prove Successful
  • OCTA Health Services To Change in 2009

Meeting of August 11, 2008

  • Central County Corridor Study Ready to Begin
  • Board Gives Green Light for Final Phase of Construction Support for Santa Ana Freeway
  • Rubberized Asphalt Demonstration Project Update

Meeting of July 28, 2008

  • Transportation Hotline Coming To Orange County
  • Chairman’s 2008 Goals Moving Ahead Strong
  • Construction Of Ortega Highway To Begin Sooner than Expected
  • Board Honors Employees Of The Month

Meeting of July 14, 2008

  • Oso Parkway Signal Synchronization Improves Travel Time 31 Percent
  • Marian Bergeson Honored for Her Commitment to Transportation
  • Freeway Widening Project on the I-405 Moves Forward
  • Service Improvements Planned for the LOSSAN Corridor

Meeting of June 9, 2008

  • Board Approves Budget for Upcoming Year
  • Discussions Begin for Orange County Gateway Signs
  • LOSSAN Corridor Service Integration Study Moves Forward
  • Signal Synchronization Master Plan Gets Green Light

Meeting of May 23, 2008

  • Service Planning Next Step Of Go Local Program
  • Stanton’s Smart Street Segment Gets Boost In Funding
  • Employees Of The Month Honored
  • OCTA Team Captures First Place At International Roadeo

Meeting of May 14, 2008

  • More Commuters Turning to Metrolink
  • Workshop Kicks Off Budget Discussion
  • Go Local Funding Awarded to Anaheim and Santa Ana/Garden Grove
  • Board Adopts Goals to Guide Public-Private Partnership Legislation

Meeting of April 28, 2008

  • Bus Rapid Transit Program On Track
  • Update On Proposed High-Speed Rail In Orange County
  • Renewed Measure M Progress Report Highlights Work
  • Employees Of The Month Honored

Meeting of April 14, 2008

  • OCTA Holds Public Hearing On Proposed Service Changes
  • Santa Ana And Garden Grove Present Transit Vision to Board
  • OCTA is expected to consider funding for the project through its Go Local program later this month.
  • Buena Park Metrolink Shuttle Links To Additional Parking

Meeting of March 24, 2008

  • OCTA Seeks State Bond Funds For Signal Synchronization
  • OCTA Recognizes March Employees Of The Month
  • Moulton Parkway Smart Street Project Receives Additional Funding
  • Intercounty Transportation Study Continues Moving Forward

Meeting of March 10, 2008

  • Final Six Orange County Cities Join Go Local Program
  • CEO Sets Vision, Priorities For Year Ahead
  • Board Hears Update On Garden Grove Freeway Improvement Project
  • OCTA Moves Forward With Plans For Placentia Metrolink Station

Meeting of February 25, 2008

  • Go Local Program Begins Rolling Into Second Step
  • OCTA Recognizes February Employees Of The Month
  • Construction Approved For ADA Improvements At Bus Stops
  • Measure M Quarterly Progress Report Highlights Construction Efforts

Meeting of January 28, 2008

  • Board Green Lights $11 Million To Enhance Cities
  • OCTA To Seek State, Federal Funding For Projects In 2008-2009
  • Employees Of The Month Recognized

Meeting of January 14, 2008

  • Norby, Buffa selected to lead Board of Directors
  • Board Receives First Progress Report On Renewed Measure M
  • Construction Approved For ADA Improvements At Bus Stops
  • Placentia, Laguna Woods Get On Board With Go Local