DART Governance Task Force | DART - Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority

DART Governance Task Force

The DART Board of Commissioners approved the formation of an independent task force on governance at its meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. The Governance Task Force will have assistance from the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines as it evaluates DART's governance structure and provides governance recommendations to DART's Board of Commissioners. 

The task force is compromised of representatives from several DART member cities and other community partners.

Governance Task Force Report Documents

DART Governance Task Force Recommendations Summary Sheet
DART Governance Task Force Executive Summary and Recommendations Final Report
DART Governance Task Force Research Findings Report


DART Governance Task Force Charter
Task Force Contact List
DART 28E Agreement
DART 28E Amendment #1 - Bond Issuance
DART 28E Amendment #2 - District Changes due to Redistricting

Meeting Schedule

Meeting 1 - Feb. 3, 2017 from noon - 2 p.m.
Robert D. and Billie Ray Center, 1213 25th St. Des Moines, IA
eeting Minutes

Meeting 2 - March 24, 2017  from noon - 2 p.m.
Robert D. and Billie Ray Center, 1213 25th St. Des Moines, IA
Research Findings Report
Meeting Minutes

Meeting 3 - March 31, 2017 from 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Paul Morrison Room, Knapp Center, 2601 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA
roperty Tax, Population and Employment Data
Meeting Minutes

Meeting 4 - April 21, 2017 from 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Robert D. and Billie Ray Center, 1213 25th St. Des Moines, IA
DRAFT DART 28E Language Recommendations 4_21_2017
DRAFT DART Committee Descriptions 4_21_2017
DRAFT DART Commission Position Description 4_21_2017
DRAFT DART Governance Recommendations Timeline 4_21_2017
Meeting Minutes

Meeting 5 - April 28, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Greater Des Moines Partnership, 700 Locust St., Suite 100, Des Moines, IA
28E Language Recommendations 4_28_2017 redline
28E Language Recommendations 4_28_2017 clean
Meeting Minutes


For more information on the DART Governance Task Force contact dart@ridedart.com

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