After nearly 50 years in public transportation, including 15 years leading the San Mateo County Transit District, Michael J. Scanlon on Wednesday informed the District Board of Directors he is retiring.
The San Mateo County Transit District issued the following statement in response to the news release from the San Mateo County District Attorney’s office regarding the finance and accounting practices of the district:
The San Mateo County Transit District Board of Directors elected new officers at its meeting Jan. 8. Vice Chair Jeff Gee was elected chair and Shirley Harris was elected vice chair, in unanimous votes.
The San Mateo County Transit District has reached agreement with the agency's bus operators and maintenance workers for a new three-year contract that calls for a two-year wage freeze and employee contributions to health care and pension plans.