Public Meetings

Route 8 Public Hearings

Notice is hereby given that Laketran will hold public hearings to obtain feedback on a new fixed route (Route 8) to provide service in the communities of Kirtland, Mentor and Mentor-on-the-Lake.  Route 8 will serve major destinations including Lakeland Community College, Tyler Boulevard, Mentor High School, Mentor-on-the-Lake, and Mentor Headlands. Laketran will also solicit feedback on a minor Route 3 change that provides transit service in the communities of Mentor and Willoughby.

Public Hearings will be held to obtain public input on route designs on these dates:

  • Thursday, February 20 at 6pm at Mentor Headlands Community Center
  • Wednesday, March 4 at 6pm at Mentor Civic Center – 2nd Floor Community Room
  • Tuesday, March 10 at 6pm at Mentor-on-the-Lake City Hall Community Room

Route designs are posted at laketran.com/about-laketran/route-8-public-hearings to review. Laketran provides free Dial-a-Ride transportation to all public meetings. Please make reservations 2-12 business days in advance.

Comments may be submitted to hearings@laketran.com or mailed to Laketran, Attn: Julia Schick, 555 Lakeshore Blvd. Painesville Twp., OH 44077 and will be accepted until Wednesday, March 25, 2020.


Laketran Board of Trustees

Laketran holds a monthly Committee of the Whole meeting with the Laketran Board of Trustees meeting immediately following the committee meeting.  The meetings are held at Laketran’s Headquarters, 555 Lakeshore Blvd. Painesville Twp., OH 44077.  All meetings are open to the public. Specialized public transportation to and from any Laketran meeting can be obtained by calling Laketran at 440-354-6100.

2020 Laketran Board of Trustees meetings: 
  • Monday, January 27, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, February 24, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, March 23, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, April 27, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, May 18, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, June 22, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, July 27, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, September 28, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, October 26, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, November 23, 2020 at 4 p.m.
  • Monday, December 21, 2020 at 4 p.m.


Laketran Passenger Advisory Committee

Laketran Passenger Advisory Committee (LPAC) meetings are held quarterly at Laketran’s Headquarters, 555 Lakeshore Blvd. Painesville Twp., OH 44077.  Meetings are open to the public. Specialized public transportation to and from any Laketran meeting can be obtained by calling Laketran at 440-354-6100.

2020 LPAC meetings:
  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 5 p.m.