Coastal Region (CORE) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Board

The CORE MPO Board consists of elected officials as well as state and local managers that oversee the CORE MPO.

The CORE MPO Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of even-numbered months (i.e. February, April, etc.), at 10:00 a.m. in the MPC Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room, 112 E. State St., Savannah, Georgia. The meetings are open to the public. Those with business to conduct with the CORE MPO Board, please note the meeting cutoff dates on the calendar of meetings below. Cutoff time is the close of business (typically 5:00 p.m.).

2024 Meetings
Meeting Date Cutoff Date Agenda Minutes Audio
Feb 28, 2024 Jan 31, 2024 Agenda Minutes Audio
May 03, 2024 Apr 02, 2024 Agenda Minutes
Jun 26, 2024 Jun 05, 2024 Agenda
Aug 07, 2024 Jul 17, 2024 Agenda
Oct 23, 2024 Oct 01, 2024 Agenda
Dec 18, 2024 Nov 27, 2024 Agenda
Board Members
Chairman Chester EllisChatham County Commission
James AielloAirport Engineer, Savannah Airport Commission
Dennis BaxterMayor, City of Bloomingdale
Tim CallananCounty Manager, Effingham County
Bruce CampbellMayor, City of Garden City
Vivian CanizaresAssistant Office Head, Rural & Metro Planning, GDOT Office of Planning
Deidrick CodyChairman, Chatham Area Transit Authority Board of Directors
Faye DiMassimoExecutive Director, Chatham Area Transit Authority
Asia HerntonChairman, CORE MPO Advisory Committee on Accessible Transportation
James HungerpillerMayor, Town of Vernonburg
Karen JarrettChairwoman, Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission
Van JohnsonMayor, City of Savannah
Michael KaiglerCounty Manager, Chatham County
Jamie McCurryChief Administrative Officer, Georgia Ports Authority
Jay MelderCity Manager, City of Savannah
Tanya MiltonCommissioner, Chatham County
Gary NortonMayor, City of Port Wentworth
Nick PalumboAlderman, City of Savannah
Steve ScholarCouncilman, City of Richmond Hill
Armand TurnerChairman, CORE MPO Citizens Advisory Committee
Brian L. WestMayor, City of Tybee Island
Dana WilliamsMayor, Town of Thunderbolt
Karen L. WilliamMayor, City of Pooler
ChairmanCORE MPO Economic Development and Freight Advisory Committee