The SSTAC addresses the needs of the transit-dependent, including the elderly and handicapped. Specifically the committee:
- works with private transportation providers regarding proposed service and transportation planning opportunities;
- informs private sector transportation providers of the criteria used in making service decisions and
- offers private-sector transportation advisors opportunities to present their ideas on transit plan development.
Public Transportation Operators Committee
Representatives of transit providers throughout Kern County make up the PTOC, which provides a forum for any transit-related issue, including performance measures, performance audits, short-range transit plans, productivity-enhancing strategies and new regulations. Fundamentally, the committee works to establish a seamless transit system in the county.