Volunteers Needed for the Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board (TDLCB)


The TPO is currently seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on the Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board (TDLCB).  

The TDLCB oversees the activities of the Community Transportation Coordinator (CTC) and the overall Transportation Disadvantaged service program in Polk County.  Representation is needed for the following:

  • Polk County Citizen over 60 years of age to represent the elderly
  • Citizen Advocate who is interested in coordinating transportation for the transportation disadvantaged in Polk County.

To get more information on the TDLCB visit their section on our website under Boards and Committees.

The TDLCB meets on a quarterly basis, usually the second Monday of the month at 1:30 p.m. in Bartow.  This is a volunteer position.  If you are interested in filling this vacancy on the TDLCB, please contact Mrs. Diane Slaybaugh, Senior Transportation Planner, at (863) 534-6495 or email:  dianeslaybaugh@polk-county.net for an application.


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