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Our Agency buys things, you sell things. Follow our procurement rules and we may be able to purchase goods or services from you.

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Board of Directors

Board Meetings

Special Notice for May 27, 2021 Board Meeting

The MCTA holds public meetings on the last Thursday (except holidays and October) of each month. The agenda will be available soon.

PLEASE NOTE:

The MCTA Business Office is closed, and this meeting will be conducted entirely by teleconference pursuant to the provisions of Act 15 of 2020 Section 1.1 Subchapter E. Sec. 5741., and the Pennsylvania Sunshine Act.

Members of the public who wish to view, listen and / or provide public comment to the Board of Directors meeting via Zoom (on a smartphone, tablet or computer) may do so by registering through

Members of the public who wish to listen to the meeting and / or provide public comment via telephone may do so by calling Rich Schlameuss at (570)243-3432 to request the phone number, meeting ID and password by 4:00 PM Thursday, May 27, 2021.

Public comment on items not on the regular agenda:

All public comment not related to items on the agenda must be submitted in electronic written format. Please submit public comment by email before noon on April 29, 2021. To do so, include “Public Comment” and the meeting name in the subject line of your email and limit written comments to three hundred (300) words. Send comments to rschlameuss@gomcta.com and they will be shared with all Board members and identified by the Recording Secretary verbally at the meeting.

Public Comment on items on the regular agenda:

Zoom and telephone participants who wish to provide public comment on an item on the agenda will notify Rich Schlameuss via email or phone, identify the Agenda item number, prior to noon, Thursday, May 27, 2021. During the public comment section of the meeting, Mr. Schlameuss will unmute and direct the participant to provide their comments.

Board Member Roster

Board Member NamePosition
Richard MutchlerChairman
Wayne MazurVice Chairman
John Hoback2nd Vice Chairman
JoAnn BarattaTreasurer
Eric KoopmanAssistant Treasurer
David EdingerSecretary
VacantAssistant Secretary
Robert HuffmanMember at Large
Maria CandelariaMember at Large

Board Agendas / Minutes

Martha Kitchen was the founder and first Board of Directors Chairperson in 1979. Two of the people in this photo are still active with MCTA today - Wayne Mazur, Vice Chairman and Marc Wolfe, Solicitor.

Employment

Are you interested in a career with us?

For more information, please contact Bob Gress, Human Resource and Safety Manager, at 570-839-6282 x 421

To apply, please download and print out the employment application below. Completed applications may be mailed to:

Monroe County Transportation Authority
Human Resources Manager
PO Box 339
Scotrun, PA 18355

At this time, we apologize that we are unable to accept applications electronically.

Video on Transit Jobs


Accepting Applications For:
CDL Vehicle Operator

MCTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Link to our Equal Employment Opportunity Statement.

Employment Applications

Download Employment Application.

Instructions: Print and fillout or type the information online and then print.

Download Drivers License Check Form.

Instructions: Use the Adobe form to complete the information and then sign the document. This form must be completed by each employee that may require operating a company vehicle. Do not send money with the DL-503 form. No application will be considered if this form is missing. Please fax applications to (570) 839-8205 or mail to MCTA Attention: Human Resources.

Download Child Abuse History Clearance Form.

Instructions: Use the Adobe form to complete the information and sign the document. The candidate must complete, submit and pay for these form to the proper authority prior to starting at MCTA.

A .PDF reader is required for downloads. Click on the button to obtain the FREE Acrobat Reader.
Click Here for the FREE Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Criminal History Record Check

The purpose of ePATCH is to better enable the public to obtain criminal history record checks. The repository was created and is maintained in accordance with Pennsylvania's Criminal History Information Act contained in Chapter 91 of Title 18, Crimes Code. This Act also directs the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) to disseminate criminal history data to criminal justice agencies, non-criminal justice agencies and individuals on request. Criminal justice agencies can access all of an individual's criminal history record information (CHRI). Requests made by noncriminal justice agencies and individuals are subject to edit criteria contained in the law.

Instructions: Background checks can be completed online at the following address: Criminal History Record Check



Doing Business with MCTA

Procurement Terms and Conditions

MCTA receives subsidies from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (PennDOT) and the Federal Transportation Administration. As such, procurement practices must be conducted with integrity, consistent with sound business practices and applicable laws and regulations. The procurement process shall provide for fair and open competition among all proposers. All procurements must follow FTA and PennDOT rules. If you are considering providing a good or service to MCTA, please review the attached terms and conditions every vendor must follow (depending on the value of the good or service rendered).

Terms and Conditions
Protest Procedures
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goal for 2020 - 2022

Requests For Proposals

Audting Services RFP 30 March 2021 AS

Notice is hereby given that the Monroe County Transit Authority (MCTA) is requesting proposals for Audit and Consulting Services for a period of three years with an additional two-year option. One original and three hard copies of the proposal must be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked ‘RFP 30MAR21AS’ in accordance with requirements set forth in the RFP.

The Request for Proposal document is available HERE print or by contacting Iris Rivera, Executive Office Analyst at (570) 243-3433. Estimated project start date is May 2021 based on successful bid selection. Price quotations, while an important element, will not be the sole criteria for awarding the bid. No one will be subjected to discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in consideration for an award. DBE/SBE are encouraged to apply. MCTA reserves the right to accept or reject any and all proposals received.

Proposals are due no later than 2:00pm EDT on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at the MCTA administrative office physically located at 134 MCTA Drive, Swiftwater, PA 18370. Proposals may be delivered to the physical address, or mailed to the address below (PLEASE NOTE: PHYSICAL AND MAILING ADDRESSES ARE NOT THE SAME):

Monroe County Transit Authority
Attn: Iris Rivera, Executive Office Analyst
PO Box 339
Scotrun, PA 18335
Tel: (570) 243 3433

RFP 30 March 2021 AS
Questions and Responses

Audit Proposal Questions 3/15/21:

Can we obtain a copy of the prior year financial and single audit report?
print Audited Financial Statement
print Single Audit Report
Why is the Authority soliciting proposals?
We solicit proposals every five years.
How many audit adjustments were made in the prior audit?
Four.
If there was a management letter issued can we obtain a copy?
print Arrangements and Management Letter
Does the Authority maintain detailed capital asset records?
Yes.
Who prepares he financial statements and footnotes?
A separate CPA who works with our CFO quarterly assists us with footnotes. Financial reports are prepared for the auditing firm who presents such in an end of year audit; these reports also have referred footnotes incorporated.
Who prepares the schedule of federal awards?
Information is provided by MCTA Staff and prepared in report form by the auditor.
What accounting software is used by the Authority?
MAS100c
What were the prior year audit fees?
$27,100
Can obtain a copy of the current year budget?
print Fixed Route and Shared Ride 2020 / 2021 Fiscal Year Budgets
Can we obtain a copy of the most recent trial balance?
print Capital Trial Balance
print Operating Trial Balance

Items for Sale

Check Municibid Online Government Auction website for any items MCTA will be disposing.

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