ADA Advisory Committee

The purpose of the ADA Avisory Committee is to provide Metra with recommendations on Metra's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), facilitate a dialogue between Metra and the disability community, and increase the use of Metra's services by people with disabilities. Click here for more information about accessibility and Metra.

2021 ADA Advisory Committee Members

  • Steve Hastalis, Chairman
  • Kelsey Thompson, Vice Chairman
  • Joseph Heniff
  • Vicki Schmitz
  • John Mueller
  • Ann Kelly
  • Dorell Smith
  • Hap Holley

2021 ADA Advisory Committee Meeting Dates

  • Tuesday, February 2
  • Tuesday, May 4
  • Tuesday, August 3    Agenda
  • Tuesday, November 2

Meetings are scheduled from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and are held in the 2nd floor Training Room at 547 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, Illinois.

Individuals wishing to attend any of these meetings and needing special accommodations should contact Jim Ferneborg seven days prior to the meeting date. He can be reached at 312-322-6766 or at

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ADA Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes