Transportation Improvement District


The annual organizational meeting is held in January and then on an as-needed basis as determined by the Board.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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2023 Members

  • Robert Duncan, Director - Community Development - Chair
  • Robert Klaiber, Assistant County Engineer - Vice-Chair
  • J.R. White, Human Resources/Special Projects - Secretary/Treasurer
  • Ken Carney, County Engineer 
  • Kelly Grospitch, Community Development

Ex-Officio Member

  • Senator Nathan Manning, State Representative


  • Theresa L. Upton, Clerk


The purpose of Lorain County Transportation District (TID) is to improve the transportation system in Lorain County in order to contribute to the creation or preservation of jobs or employment opportunities or the improvement of the economic welfare of the people within the area of the TID.. The TID and State recognize that it is in the public interest and a proper public purpose for the TID to acquire, construct, enlarge, improve, equip, sell, lease, lease-purchase, exchange, or otherwise dispose of property, structures, and other facilities for such projects undertaken by the TID in accordance with its exercise of the authority granted by Sections 5540.01 to 5540.17 of the Ohio Revised Code.

Moreover, the exercise of this authority by the TID is consistent with and will promote industry, commerce, distribution and research activity in the area of the TID and State, consistent with the statement of public purpose set forth in Section 5540.16 of the Ohio Revised Code. It is necessary for the prosperity, health, safety and welfare of the State and its people. The TID will provide the local partnering and support structure to coordinate federal, state and local resources for the aforementioned purposes.