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.).


Please register for the October 27, 2021 CORE MPO Board meeting at 10:00 AM. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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2021 Meetings
Meeting Date Cutoff Date Agenda Minutes Audio
Feb 24, 2021 Feb 03, 2021 Agenda Minutes Audio
Apr 28, 2021 Apr 07, 2021 Agenda Minutes Audio
Jun 23, 2021 Jun 02, 2021 Agenda Minutes Audio
Aug 25, 2021 Aug 04, 2021 Agenda Audio
Oct 27, 2021 Oct 06, 2021 Agenda
Dec 15, 2021 Nov 22, 2021
Board Members
Chester Ellis, ChairmanChairman, Chatham County Commission
Pamela BernardChairman, EDFAC
Daniel BrantleyChairman, CAC
Tim CallananCounty Manager, Effingham County Commission
Deidrick CodyChairman, Chatham Area Transit Board of Directors
Mark DenmarkDirector, Engineering Savannah Airport Commission
Shawn GillenCity Manager, City of Tybee Island
Beth GoetteMayor, Town of Thunderbolt
James HungerpillerMayor, Town of Vernonburg
Tom HutchersonCouncilman, City of Pooler
Van R. JohnsonMayor, City of Savannah
Radney SimpsonGDOT
Gary NortonMayor, City of Port Wentworth
Pamela OglesbyChairman, ACAT
Mark OttCouncilman, City of Richmond Hill
Nick PalumboAlderman, City of Savannah
Valerie RaglandInterim CEO, Chatham Area Transit
Scott RobiderInterim City Manager, City of Garden City
Ben RozierMayor, City of Bloomingdale
Dr. Estella ShabazzAlderwoman, City of Savannah
Lee SmithCounty Manager, Chatham County
Joseph WelchChairman, Chatham County-Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission