MONTEREY COUNTY – The Transportation Agency of Monterey County (TAMC) is looking for nominations for their “17th Annual Transportation Excellence Awards.” The award honors individuals, businesses, groups or projects for their efforts to improve transportation in Monterey County.

 Examples of potential awards include but are not limited to:

  • Citizens or organizations that have made significant efforts to inform and educate the public about transportation issues.
  • Transportation professionals who excel at their jobs and go the extra mile to improve our transportation system.
  • Innovative activities that promote more efficient use of the local transportation network.
  • Successful efforts to improve transportation services and encourage the use of alternatives to driving alone.

The one-page nomination form can be at this link on the TAMC website:


It is also available at the TAMC office, located at 55-B Plaza Circle, Salinas.

The nomination form can be returned to the TAMC office by email, mail or fax to the attention of Theresa Wright at theresa@tamcmonterey.org or (831) 775-0897.


The deadline to submit a nomination is noon, December 8, 2017.  The awards ceremony will take place during the January 2018 Transportation Agency for Monterey County Board meeting.


The Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) is responsible for investing in regional transportation projects for Monterey County residents, businesses and visitors.  The mission of TAMC is to develop and maintain a multimodal transportation system that enhances mobility, safety, access, environment quality and economic activities in Monterey County. For more information visit www.tamcmonterey.org or call 831.775.0903.”