Tribal Government Departments
Transportation
Page last updated:
January 23, 2024
6:05 am
Program Lead(s)
Riley Patterson
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Muckleshoot Department of Transportation

40320 Auburn-Enumclaw Rd SE

Auburn, WA 98092

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Department Overview

It is the mission of Muckleshoot Tribal Transit to provide safe, reliable transportation to all community members to vital destinations through established commuter routes and demand response services.

Transportation coordinates with MIT Planning, MIT Construction, Washington State Department of Transportation, the City of Auburn, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Federal Transit Authority, the Federal Highways Administration, and other local agencies to improve motorized and non-motorized transportation on and around the Muckleshoot reservation. MIT DOT is comprised of three distinct programs working in unison: The Fleet Program, the Tribal Transit Program, and the Tribal Traffic Safety Program.

Learn More at the Tribal Transit Website.

Services Provided

The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe's Department of Transportation coordinates with Tribal planning and construction departments, as well as Washington State Department of Transportation, the City of Auburn, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Federal Transit Authority, the Federal Highways Administration, and other local agencies to improve motorized and non-motorized transportation on and around the Muckleshoot reservation.

The Muckleshoot Department of Transportation is comprised of three distinct programs working in unison: The Fleet Program, the Tribal Transit Program, and the Tribal Traffic Safety Program.

The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe CarShare Program provides Tribal Members with rental vehicles for personal use, the Tribe entered into an agreement with Enterprise CarShare. This program allows for free-of-charge rental vehicles for Tribal Members to use for any transportation need.

Fleet

Fleet oversees the acquisition, maintenance, and update of vehicles for the Tribe.

Tribal Transit

Muckleshoot Tribal Transit operates a public transit system offering service to the Muckleshoot Reservation and the city of Auburn.

Tribal Traffic Safety

Our team works to keep our community safe by patrolling transit stops and responding to incidents in and around Tribal Transit areas of operation.

Overseen Programs & Services