About Valley Transit

Valley Transit provides safe and reliable public transportation to the many communities that comprise the Fox Cities. Our service area covers 117 square miles and serves of a population of 216,154.

Whether you’re in Appleton, Buchanan, Grand Chute, Kaukauna, Kimberly, Little Chute, City of Menasha, Fox Crossing, or Neenah, you can use Valley Transit to get where you need to go.


People can get where they want to go in the Fox Cities.


Valley Transit provides safe, custom-focused transportation options that connect our communities to enhance quality of life.

Transit Development Plan

Valley Transit’s five-year Transit Development Plan is currently underway. Visit the website below for updates.


Valley Transit Staff

Ron McDonald, General Manger

Amy Erickson, Assistant General Manager

Deb Ebben, Administrative Services Manager

Sarah Schneider, Mobility Manager

Jeff Pellegrini, Maintenance Supervisor

David Vickman, Transit Operations Specialist

Laura VanHooreweghe, Paratransit Coordinator/Operations Supervisor

Fox Cities Transit Commission

The Fox Cities Transit Commission (FCTC) provides overall supervision of the operation and maintenance of the transit system. FCTC is made up of members from the City of Appleton – two citizen members and two aldermanic members, with additional members to be made up of representatives of municipalities and counties that provide local funding for Valley Transit.

FCTC reports to the Appleton Common Council and is part of the City of Appleton’s organizational structure.

The Fox Cities Transit Commission meets on the SECOND and FOURTH TUESDAY each month at 3:00 p.m. at Appleton City Hall in Committee Room 6A. Meetings are sometimes canceled due to lack of agenda items. Visit the City of Appleton’s calendar page for the latest meeting information. https://www.appleton.org/online-services/calendar-month-view

FCTC Members and Terms

Bob Buckingham Chair/Commissioner Town of Grand Chute 2018 2021
George Dearborn Vice Chair/Commissioner Village of Fox Crossing 2017 2020
Brad Firkus Alderperson Appleton 2019 2020
Larry Wurdinger Commissioner Village of Kimberly 2017 2019
Alex Schultz Alderperson Appleton 2019 2020
Richard Detienne Commissioner Appleton 2016 2019
Carol Kasimor Commissioner Neenah 2018 2021
Trish Nau Commissioner Neenah 2017 2020
Greg VandeHey Commissioner Kaukauna 2018 2021
Joe Stephenson Commissioner City of Menasha 2017 2020
Tony Brown Commissioner Town of Buchanan 2017 2020
Diane Dexter Commissioner Appleton 2018 2021
Daniel Wilson Commissioner Town of Grand Chute 2017 2020

Job Opportunities

Valley Transit is a great place to work. Current job opportunities at Valley Transit are listed on the City of Appleton’s website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/appletonwi

The City of Appleton is an equal opportunity employer.

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