Transportation Advisory Board (TAB)
The Transportation Advisory Board includes representatives from the elderly, minority, LEP, disabled and/or low income populations in Sampson County. Board members discuss unmet needs, service design and scheduling, billing rates and fares, and to assist in resolving complaints. They also challenge Sampson Area Transportation to be more sensitive to the needs of the consumer groups that they represent.
TAB meets quarterly in the months of January, April, July, and October. We typically meet the second Wednesday of the month at 10:00 am in the Sampson Area Transportation Building. These meetings may change, however, depending on holidays, inclement weather and other unforeseen circumstances. Please call for further information: Eartle McNeill at 910 299-0127 or Lorie Sutton at 910 592-4653.
Sampson County Advisory Board of Older Adult Services
The purpose of this advisory board is to carry out the Congressional intent of the Older Americans Act to provide a means for citizens’ participation to plan, to advise, advocate, and promote coordination of Aging services in Sampson County. Duties of the board members include: study the available resources for older adults in Sampson County, identify levels of need for Title III and other service within the County, receive input on all service programs from participants and public-at-large, review Department of Aging services annual and quarterly reports, and make recommendations relevant to improving the administration of the service programs in the delivery of older adult services in Sampson County.
The Board meets quarterly in the months of January, April, July, and October. We typically meet the third Wednesday of the month at 2:00 pm at Sampson County Department of Aging. These meetings may change, however, depending on holidays, inclement weather and other unforeseen circumstances. Please call Lorie Sutton at 910 592-4653 for more information.