Minnesota Council on Transportation Access

April 03, 2018

Registration now open!

Volunteer Driver Program Forum

May 9, 2018

Continuing Education and Conference Center, Room 135

University of Minnesota

1890 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN

About the Event

This daylong event, convened by the Minnesota Council on Transportation Access, will bring together individuals running volunteer driver programs and other stakeholders. The forum will provide attendees with the opportunity to share information to help maintain and strengthen these programs.

For complete program information, download the draft agenda (PDF).

Topics Covered

  • Current state of volunteer drivers in Minnesota
  • Nuts & bolts: how to handle insurance and tax issues
  • MN2030 Looking Forward
  • Potential 2019 legislative priorities & solutions
  • Mobility management organizations
  • Emerging topics & technologies



Rooms at the Holiday Inn Express, 2715 Long Lake Rd in Roseville, are available for the special rate of $109 per night. To receive the special rate, call the hotel at 651-294-7200 and mention the group name "MCOTA." Reservations must be made by April 23 to ensure the special rate.

Rooms are also available at the Motel 6, 2300 Cleveland Ave N in Roseville, for the special rate of $59.99 (single or double occupancy), $62.99 (triple occupancy), or $65.99 (quad occupancy). To receive the special rate, call 1-800-466-8356 and give code number M075900116. Reserve your room by April 9 to receive the special rate.

More Information

Please contact Kaydee Kirk at kkirk@umn.edu or 612-626-5854 with any questions.


The Minnesota Council on Transportation Access was established by the Minnesota Legislature in 2010 to "study, evaluate, oversee, and make recommendations to improve the coordination, availability, accessibility, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and safety of transportation services provided to the transit public."