Tuesday, October 7, 2014

SunRail looking for Customer Service Advisory Committee members

Posted By on Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 3:29 PM

Image via
  • Image via

Image via SunRail Riders Riding the Rails blog.

Hey, SunRail riders, you have opinions about Central Florida's commuter-rail service? (Sure you do.) Have you got concrete, practical suggestions for making it better? Do you ride SunRail at least three times a week? If so, you could apply to become a member of SunRail's Customer Service Advisory Committee, which helps guide the Central Florida Rail Commission in making the SunRail experience as good as it can be for customers.

The advisory committee is supposed to have two appointees from each of the counties that helped fund SunRail: Volusia, Orange, Osceola and Seminole. Volusia County has already appointed its two members, but according to the SunRail Riders blog, the other counties still had vacancies. The blog's take on why you, regular Joe SunRail commuter, should apply:

Typically pals of politicians get picked to serve on committees like this one. But we don’t need a bunch of “yes” people and cronies on this committee. We need representatives who can be counted on to truthfully share and discuss concerns of fellow riders and to tirelessly push to make SunRail the best commuter train system in this U.S.

Interested? SunRail Riders suggests sending an email to volunteer to the elected officials who are members of the Central Florida Rail Commission:

In other SunRail news: SunRail Riders recently rated SunRail on everything from reliability to trains to customer service, and overall gave the system a B-minus. Read why at the blog.

Tags: , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

October 21, 2020

View more issues


© 2020 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation