Metro Area Transit Coordinating Board



The Metro Area Transit (MAT) Coordinating Board is responsible for providing a coordinated public transit system within the Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area. The MAT Coordinating Board facilitates and oversees a coordinated decision-making process between the City of Fargo and the City of Moorhead regarding delivery of public transit and ensures that decisions are developed in consultation with other local units of governments, public institutions, stakeholders, and the general public.

Meeting Schedule & Location
The Metro Area Transit Coordinating Board meets the third Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November in the City Commission Room at 200 3 Street North, Fargo, ND 58102.

Meetings are broadcast live on cable channel TV Fargo 56 and can be seen live by video stream at They are rebroadcast each Monday at 7:30 pm and Fridays at 6:00 pm for one month following the meeting.

People with disabilities who plan to attend the meeting and need special accommodations should contact the MATBUS Administration Office at 701.241.8140. Please contact us at least 48 hours before the meeting to give our staff adequate time to make arrangements.

Fargo: Two members of City Commission
Moorhead: Two members of City Council
West Fargo: One member of City Commission
Dilworth: One member of City Council
NDSU: One administrator
Moorhead Colleges: One from each college (MSUM, M State, Concordia)
Valley Senior Services:  One administrator
Board Chairperson: One member jointly appointed by Moorhead City Council and Fargo City Commission

Board Info
Bi-Monthly meetings

For additional information on members and meetings, visit the Metro Area Transit Coordinating Board website.


Current Members
Appointed yearly by the local jurisdiction being represented. The city does not compensate the board members for their service.

Name Representing
Kevin Hanson Chair
Deb White Moorhead City Council
Ryan Nelson Moorhead City Council
John Strand
Fargo City Commission
Denise Kolpack
Fargo City Commission
Brad Olson
West Fargo City Commission
Amber Borah Dilworth City Council
Brit Stevens
Izzy Fraser-Milewsky MSUM
Sarah Orr Concordia College
Suzie Lundsten M|State
Paul Grindeland Valley Senior Service



Meeting Agendas

Meeting Date AGenda
 November 20, 2024  Agenda
 October 2, 2024  Agenda
 June 20, 2024  Agenda
 March 20, 2024  Agenda
 February 7, 2024  Agenda
 November 15, 2023  Agenda
 October 4, 2023  Agenda
 June 29, 2023  Agenda
 May 17, 2023  Postponed
 March 15, 2023  Agenda
 February 1, 2023  Agenda
November 16, 2022   Agenda
September 28, 2022   Agenda
July 13, 2022   Agenda
May 18, 2022   Canceled
March 16, 2022  Agenda
January 19, 2022  Canceled
November 17, 2021  Canceled
October 20, 2021  Agenda
July 14, 2021  Canceled
May 19, 2021  Agenda
March 17, 2021  Agenda
February 3, 2021  Agenda
November 18, 2020
September 9, 2020
July 8, 2020
May 20, 2020
March 18, 2020
January 8, 2020
November 13, 2019