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Rustic Roads Advisory Committee

Rustic Roads Advisory Committee

The Rustic Roads Program is overseen by the Rustic Roads Advisory Committee (RRAC) and three agencies. The RRAC is comprised of nine citizen members who are appointed by the County Executive; they review and advise the County Executive, County Council, Planning Board, Department of Transportation, Department of Permitting Services and other county agencies on matters concerning rustic roads. Members review and comment upon roadway classifications, policies, regulations, and promote public awareness of the Rustic Roads Program.

Current members of the RRAC are:

Mason Hopkins, Farmer
Charles Linthicum, Farmer
vacant, Farmer
William Willard, AAC representative
Sandra Heiler, Rural preservation
Kamran Sadeghi, Roadway engineer
Elena Shuvalov, at-large
Barbara Hoover, at-large
Richard Thoms, at-large
Staff coordinators: Christina Contreras, Chris Van Alstyne (MCDOT)
Non-voting member: Jamey Pratt (M-NCPPC)

Biennial Reports 

RRAC Meetings

The RRAC meets six or more times a year. Meetings are usually held on the 4th Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the 9th Floor Conference Room of the Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe Street, Rockville, MD. After 6:00 pm, use the cafeteria entry on the south side of the building. For the time being, all meetings are held on Zoom. Meetings are open to the public. The anticipated meeting schedule is below. To confirm the meeting will be held, to confirm the location, or to have an item placed on the agenda, please contact the RRAC Staff Coordinator, Christina Contreras.

Upcoming and Proposed meetings (generally the fourth Thursday of each month)

  • May 23, 2024 agenda (link to join meeting in agenda)
  • June 27, 2024
  • August 22, 2024
  • September 26, 2024
  • October 24, 2024
  • December 5, 2024 (instead of Thanksgiving)

Past Meetings

2024

2023

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