Transportation & Transit Commission


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Second Thursday of every month
  • City Hall, 5520 Lacy Road, Fitchburg, WI 53711

Agendas and Minutes

Transportation & Transit Commission Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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Members serve 3 year staggered terms
Term Expires
Committee Position
Phone Number
Darren Blankenship  2021 Chair  608-852-9865
Rich Tate 2021 Appt. by Plan Commission 608-273-4967
Troy Klein 2022   608-310-8619
Jason Strauss  2023    608-334-7232
Bill Horns  2022   608-276-8695
Michael Gernetzke 2023 Appt. by BPW 608-698-0523
Gabriella Gerhardt 2022 Alder 608-285-2586
Andrew McFadden   Staff Contact 608-270-4261




The Transportation and Transit Commission shall be comprised of seven members: four citizen members, one citizen members appointed by the plan commission from its membership; and one citizen member appointed by the Board of Public Works from its membership.

Summary of Duties

In addition to the duties set forth in Wis. Stats. §66.1021, the Transportation & Transit Commission shall assist in developing the transportation component of the comprehensive plan, develop and maintain a mass transit plan, integrate city mass transit plans with county, state, federal, and other local transit plans and address any other transportation concerns as the common council may deem necessary.