Legislative Breakfast

2016 Annual Legislative and Membership Breakfast

Media, PA – The Delaware County Transportation Management Association hosted its Annual Legislative Breakfast & Board Meeting Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Paxon Hollow Country Club. Guest speakers addressed transportation issues facing Delaware County. They also acknowledged SEPTA for its great work handling major events, including the Papal visit and the Silverliner V repairs. The panel of speakers included:

Congressman Pat Meehan, 7th  District

Senator Tom McGarrigle, 26th District

Rep. James Santora, 163rd District

Councilman John McBlain, Delaware County Council

Legislative Breakfast sponsors include Boles Smyth Associates, Inc., Crozer-Keystone Health System, and Urban Engineers.


2015 Annual Legislative and Membership Breakfast

Media, PA – The Delaware County Transportation Management Association hosted its Annual Legislative Breakfast Friday, October 02, 2015 at the Towne House Restaurant in Media. Guest speakers included:

Congressman Pat Meehan, 7th  District of PA

Senator Tom McGarrigle, 26th District of PA

Rep. Tom Killion, 168th District of PA

Councilman John McBlain, Delaware County Council

The political dignitaries addressed a packed room of DCTMA members, and discussed the latest transportation issues facing the county and the state. Topics included the county’s aging bridges and roadways in need of repair, and the many projects underway to upgrade the county’s vital transportation infrastructure. They discussed how Delaware County’s vast transit network helps boost the vitality of our economy. In addition, they gave special recognition to SEPTA for their latest efforts in making the Papal Visit as smooth as possible for the Greater Philadelphia region.

All of the 50/50 event proceeds benefit a special Engineering Scholarship coordinated by DCTMA. The scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in an engineering program at one of DCTMA’s member colleges or trade schools. The award will be given during the 2016 Municipalities Conference and Trade Show to be held Thursday, April 7 at Drexelbrook.

Legislative Breakfast sponsors included Crozer-Keystone Health System, Urban Engineers, and Delaware County Transit, Inc.

group photo

Eric Ostimchuk, Councilman John McBlain, Rep. Tom Killion; Dennis Wolf, Cecile Charlton, Congressman Pat Meehan, Sen. Tom McGarrigle, Grant Gegwich


2013 Annual Legislative and Membership Breakfast

DCTMA hosted the Annual Legislative and Membership Breakfast on Friday, September 27. Dozens of our members gathered at Generations Restaurant in Media for the event, which featured State Senator Dominic Pileggi. He discussed Senate Bill 1, which would provide additional funding for highways, bridges, transit agencies, railways, airports, ports, bicycle, and pedestrian programs. The regular board meeting immediately followed the breakfast. Our sponsors included Boeing, Crozer-Keystone Health System, and Republic Bank.

2011 Annual Legislative and Membership Breakfast

Meeting was held on Monday, June 6, 2011 at Maris Grove, Glen Mills, PA. This year’s annual breakfast meeting featured a presentation about transportation funding challenges in Pennsylvania by Jason Wagner, Director of Policy and Government Affairs for Associated PA Constructors. The event was a great opportunity for business leaders, engineers and municipal representatives to network and discuss commmon issues.

Many thanks to ConocoPhillips and TD Bank for their generous sponsorship of this event and to Maris Grove for their hospitality.