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Citizens' Advisory Council (CAC)

The Citizens' Advisory Council is a 15-member advisory body to the SFMTA. The Council meets once a month on the first Thursday of the month where they hear presentations from SFMTA staff with respect to any matter within the jurisdiction of the Agency and provide recommendations on those matters to the Agency. Each member is appointed either by the Mayor or the Board of Supervisors.

Meetings of the Council are held at One South Van Ness on the 7th floor and are open to the public. At least 72 hours before a meeting, all materials for the upcoming meeting are available online and at the front desk of the 7th floor.


Committee Members 


Dan Weaver, CAC Chairman

Frank Zepeda, CAC Vice Chairman

Neil Ballard

Mark C. Ballew

Barbaba Bocci

Jarie Bolander

Stephen Cornell

Joan Downey

Michael Eshleman

Cesar Magdaleno

Daniel Murphy

Steve Taber

Susan Vaughan

Dorris Vincent



Engineering, Maintenance & Safety Committee (EMSC)

Frank Zepeda (Chairman), Cesar Magdaleno, and Dorris Vincent

Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Neil Ballard (Chairman), Daniel Murphy, and Susan Vaughan

Operations & Customer Service Committee (OCSC)

Mark Ballew (Chairman), Joan Downey, and Daniel Murphy


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