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Richard H. Stopfer

Rick Stopfer
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Rick Stopfer was appointed in 2013 by the Irving City Council to represent Irving on the DART Board of Directors.

DART Committee Participation:
Chair, Customer Service, Safety and Mobility Committee
Chair, Trinity Railway Express Advisory Committee
Member, Planning and Capital Programs Committee
Member, Personnel Ad Hoc Search Committee

Retired Automotive Consultant

Current and Past Civic Service:
Mayor, City of Irving, 2017-present
Councilman, Irving City Council, 1998-2012
Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Irving, 2008-09
Deputy Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Irving, 2007-08
Chairman, Planning and Development Committee, Irving City Council
Member, Communications Committee, Irving City Council
Member, Legislative Committee, Irving City Council
Member, Public Works Committee, Irving City Council
Board member, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board
Council Liaison, Dallas Regional Mobility Commission
Council Liaison, Irving Flood Control District #3
Member, Irving Planning and Zoning
Council Liaison, Regional Transportation Council
Council Liaison, TEX 21
Council Liaison, Trinity River Corridor
Member, Valley Ranch Board of Directors
President, Valley Ranch Master Board

Community Service:
Member, Rotary International
Member, Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber

Contact Information:
Email: [email protected]
DART Contact: Lon Nickles, Board Administrator
[email protected]
Mailing Address:   Rick Stopfer
DART Office of Board Support
P.O. Box 660163
Dallas, Texas 75266-7200

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