The Denton County Transportation Authority is governed by a five voting-member Board appointed by respective entities from Denton County and the cities of Denton, Highland Village, and Lewisville serving two-year terms. Large cities, small cities and other Denton County cities make up the remaining six non-voting members. Board members must have professional experience in the field of transportation, business, government, engineering or law. In accordance with DCTA by-laws, the Board adopts the annual operating budget and is responsible for setting policy. The CEO oversees the day-to-day operations of DCTA and implements policies set forth by the Board.
Board meetings are held every fourth Thursday of each month beginning
at 10:00 am, except as otherwise posted, in the DCTA Board Room,
located at 1955 Lakeway Drive, Suite 260, Lewisville, Texas, 75057 or
virtually as posted.
The agenda for each Board meeting is posted on the Denton County
official bulletin board located at 1450 E. McKinney Street, Denton,
Texas. The agenda is also posted on the DCTA website 72 hours preceding
the Board meeting. If you have any questions, please contact the DCTA
administrative office at 972.221.4600.
All meetings are open to the public and are typically held at the DCTA Administrative Office, in the Board Room, at 1955 Lakeway Drive, Suite 260, Lewisville, Texas, 75057 unless posted as a virtual meeting.
There is a delay on the recording. The meeting was called to
order at 9:06 am. Chair Costa did a role call of the voting Board
members; all present. CEO is not in attendance. Vice Chair Gilmore led
the invocation. Carla Swagger and Albert Dirla made Public Comments.
Chair Costa read Jim Owens public comments submitted via email and is in
the middle of reading Paula Richardson's Public Comment when the
recording began. All will be noted in the minutes. We apologize for any