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ATLANTA— House Transportation Committee Chairman Jay Roberts (R-Ocilla) today announced that State Representative Sean Jerguson (R- Holly Springs) has been appointed to the to the Atlanta Regional Commission (3) Regional Transportation Roundtable (RTR) Executive Committee:
Representative Jergusons name was released along with twenty-four other House appointments to the twelve Regional Transportation Roundtable (RTR) Executive Committees. Each Region will have two appointees by the House Transportation Chair, Jerguson, along with Representative Mike Jacobs (R-Dunwoody), will represent the most populated Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC).
An RTR, created under HB 277- the Transportation Investment Act of 2010 – is made up of local elected officials within each of the special transportation regions. The RTRs will determine which transportation projects go before the voters for consideration in the 2012 General Primary election. As Chairman of the House Transportation Committee, Rep. Roberts is tasked with appointing two members of the Georgia House of Representatives to serve on each RTR Executive Committee.