Transportation Policy Committee

The Transportation Policy Committee is the Metropolitan Planning Organization board for the New Orleans, Covington-Mandeville, Slidell, and South Tangipahoa urbanized areas. The Committee has decision making authority over metropolitan transportation planning decisions, such as the adoption of the Transportation Improvement Program, the Metropolitan Transportation Plan, and the Unified Planning Work Program.  It meets right before the monthly meeting of the Regional Planning Commission.

The Transportation Policy Committee is comprised of all of the members of the RPC board, as well as the following elected officials and representatives from major regional transportation interests.

Transportation Policy Committee

Greg Comer

Mayor, City of Slidell

Kevin Dolliole

Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport


Clay Madden

Mayor, City of Mandeville

Lona Hankins

Regional Transit Authority

Mark Johnson

Mayor, City of Covington

Ronald Wendel

Port of New Orleans

Ninette Barrios

Jefferson Transit

Renee Amar

Louisiana Motor Transport Association

Carlton Dufrechou


Tomeka Watson Bryant

NO Public Belt

Bob Zabbia

Mayor, City of Ponchatoula