Northfield Transportation Advisory Committee

Members of the 2021 Northfield Transportation Advisory Committee

Left to Right: Glen Castore, Mayor Rhonda Pownell, Brandon Cash, Betsey Buckheit, Ron Sommers, Will Schroeer (front), Galen Malecha,
Jesse Cashman. Not Shown: Jane Bartho, Jessica White Peterson, Jim Purfeerst, Tony Rowan, Mike Slavik, Glenn Switzer, Jenelle Teppen

Overview

The Northfield Transportation Advisory Committee was established out of the city’s 2017 Strategic Plan. The role of the committee is to help foster a safe, convenient, multi-modal, and environmentally responsible transportation system for a community that welcomes everyone.

Sponsoring Resolution

The Sponsoring Resolution includes four focus areas:

  1. Trunk Highway 246 Turnback, including review of improvements to the road
  2. Highway 19 Corridor
  3. Transit Hub
  4. Regional Transit

Meetings day, time and location

Meets quarterly on the third Wednesday of the month.
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

2024 Meeting Dates

  • April 17 - City Hall Council Chambers
  • July 17 - Police Department 1st Floor Training Room
  • October 16 - City Hall Council Chambers

Members

  • Jane Bartho
  • Betsey Buckheit
  • Brandon Cash
  • Jesse Cashman
  • Kathy Kopseng
  • Galen Malecha
  • Jessica Peterson White
  • Mayor Rhonda Pownell
  • Jim Purfeerst
  • Tony Rowan
  • Will Schroeer, Chair
  • Mike Slavik
  • Ron Sommers
  • Glenn Switzer/ Jenelle Teppen

Liaisons

NameTitlePhone number
Ben MartigCity Administrator507-645-3060
Dave BennettPublic Works Director & City Engineer507-645-3006
Cindy StockAdministrative Associate507-645-3020


For questions regarding the Transportation Advisory Committee email Cindy Stock.

Agendas and minutes

AgendasMinutes
January 17, 2024 Agenda Packet
Pending
October 18, 2023 Agenda Packet
October 18, 2023 Minutes
July 19, 2023 Agenda PacketJuly 19, 2023 Minutes
April 19, 2023 Agenda PacketApril 19, 2023 Minutes
January 18, 2023 Agenda PacketJanuary 18, 2023 Minutes
October 19, 2022 Agenda PacketOctober 19, 2022 Minutes
July 20, 2022 Agenda PacketJuly 20, 2022 Minutes
April 20, 2022 Agenda PacketApril 20, 2022 Minutes
January 19, 2022 Agenda PacketJanuary 19, 2022 Minutes
October 20, 2021 Agenda PacketOctober 20, 2021 Minutes
July 14, 2021 Agenda Packet  July 14, 2021 PresentationJuly 14, 2021 Minutes
April 21, 2021 Agenda  April 21, 2021 PresentationApril 4, 2021 Minutes
February 13, 2020 AgendaFebruary 13, 2020 Minutes
May 2, 2010 AgendaMay 2, 2019 Minutes
March 7, 2019 AgendaMarch 7, 2019 Minutes
January 25, 2019 AgendaJanuary 25, 2019 Minutes


Studies, maps and files

Highway 19 Corridor Presentation (PDF)

Highway 246 Turnback Discussion (PDF)

Hiawathaland Presentation - January 25, 2019 (PDF)

Hiawathaland Survey Results (PDF)

Applying

  1. You can apply to more than one board, commission or task force.

    Apply for a board, commission, or task force

    Applications are also available at:

    City Hall
    801 Washington Street
    Northfield, MN 55057

    Northfield Public Library
    210 Washington Street
    Northfield, MN 55057