Public Participation and Notices

Committee Meetings Open to the Public:

The SPATS Policy Committee meets on the 2nd Monday of February, June, August, and November. These meeting are held at 10:00 AM in Conference Room 6 of the Spartanburg County Administration Building, 366 N. Church St., Spartanburg, SC. Questions about these meetings can be directed to Caroline Parris at 864-596-3460 or Lisa Bollinger at 864-596-3472.


The Joint Transportation Committee (JTC), which is the decision-making body for the Transportation Services Bureau (TSB), meets on the second Thursday of each month at 1:00 PM in Conference Room 4 (in the Planning Department) at the Spartanburg County Administration Building at the above address. Questions about these meetings can be directed to Kelley Shippey Gilbert at 864.596.3476.


Public Participation Plan:

The SPATS Public Participation Plan (PPP) explains the process by which public comments are incorporated into the transportation planning process. The TSB and SPARTA have also recently adopted the SPATS PPP (PDF located below).


To view the latest version of our SPATS Public Participation Plan, please download the PDF below. For more information on the plan, please contact Caroline Parris at 864-596-3460.


Title VI Statement:

Spartanburg County operates programs without regard to race, color or national origin. A copy of the Spartanburg County TSB’s non-discrimination policy (Title VI and LEP Plan) as well as a complaint procedure (Appendix A) are provided below. Additionally, any person or agency may request a copy of the plan via telephone, fax, mail, or in person and shall be provided a copy of the plan at no cost. Spartanburg will make reasonable effort to provide a translated plan at no cost to LEP individuals upon request.

Please review the DRAFT SPATS Title VI, Environmental Justice and LEP Plan by downloading the PDF below.


Questions or comments regarding Complaint Procedures and the LEP Plan may be submitted to:

Spartanburg County Planning
Senior Planner for Transit Administration
PO Box 5666
Spartanburg, SC 29304-5666
Phone: 864-596-3570
Fax: 864-596-3018
Email: kgilbert@spartanburgcounty.org