Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Northern Prince George’s County and the City of Laurel came together as parties in 2014 to create the Central Maryland Transportation & Mobility Consortium to advance their cooperative efforts to maintain an efficient and effective coordinated regional bus system in Maryland. The bus system is the Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland, (RTA).
The Central Maryland Transportation & Mobility Commission represents Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Northern Prince George’s County and the City of Laurel.
Structure of the Organization
Transit Management of Central Maryland, Inc. (TMCM) is the legal name of the entity that provides transit services for the parties’. TMCM does business as the RTA. First Transit is a company that provides management services for RTA.
The Central Maryland Transportation and Mobility Commission (CMTMC) is a group comprised of two representatives from each party, The CMTMC is responsible for promoting the interests of the parties in providing transit services by the RTA.
The Central Maryland Transportation and Mobility Commission’s bylaws can be found here.
The Central Maryland Transportation & Mobility Commission meets quarterly. Meetings are held from 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM on the 4th Tuesday of March, June and September. The December meeting is held on the 2nd Tuesday due to the holiday. All meetings are located at the RTA Administration Building, 8510 Corridor Road, Suite 110, Savage, Maryland. Riders can access the meeting by taking Route 409. *If you need special assistance getting to the meeting, please call Customer Service to schedule your ride 800-270-9553.