Dec 13, 2016

TPO Elects 2017 Officers and Committee Chairs

The North Florida TPO Board has re-elected its executive team through December 2017. Jacksonville City Council Member Doyle Carter will continue as chairman, Clay County Commissioner Diane Hutching continues as vice chairman and Nassau County Commissioner Danny Leeper will continue as treasurer.

In addition, two TPO committees have elected their leadership for 2017. Phong Nguyen, St. Johns Planning Dept., was elected chairman succeeding Scott Herring, Nassau County Engineering Dept.  Ed Lehman, Clay County Planning Dept., was elected vice chairman.  The Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) elected Jim Hill, representing the Duval Southeast CPAC, as chairman succeeding Duval County citizen Vickie Breedlove. Richard Darby, long time CAC member, former CAC chairman and Clay County citizen, has been elected vice chairman succeeding Jim Hill.

The TCC is comprised of primarily planners and engineers representing various local governments within the TPO boundary who evaluate the technical sufficiency, accuracy and viability of proposed plans. The CAC is a volunteer body of residents and business people who review transportation plans from a community perspective.