Lee-Russell Council of Governments is a regional planning and development organization that serves member governments by managing programs, promoting collaborative efforts, and serving as a clearinghouse for federal, state and local funds.


Executive Director: Suzanne G. Burnette
LRCOG Board Chairman: Commissioner Peggy Martin


Tiger Town Trolley

Roundtrip Opelika to Auburn
Special Event Shuttle Service

Lee-Russell Public Transit will conduct a special event shuttle service open to the public on select Saturdays. The shuttle service will begin Saturday September 2nd, 2017. The shuttles will run at times to be announced on our website for each of the select Saturdays.

We will operate 10 shuttles for these select Saturdays. The service is open to the public free of charge. The shuttles will pick up and drop off at Kohl’s in Tiger Town in Opelika and War Eagle Way on the Auburn University campus. There are no other pick up or drop off locations allowed.

Saturday, November 25, 2017
Runs begin at Kohl’s Tiger Town in Opelika at 10:30am
Last run from Kohl’s in Opelika to Auburn at 8:00pm
Last run from AU War Eagle Way to Opelika at 8:30pm


Alabama Small Business Capital (ASBC) presented a grant of $25,000 to Lee-Russell Council of Government’s Area Agency on Aging (AAA).  The donation will be used to support the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) program. Pictured are Ed Hill (ASBC), Suzanne Burnette (LRCOG Executive Director), Lou Ella Foxx (LRCOG SCSEP Coordinator), Taylor Dobson (LRCOG Planning and Economic Development), Jackie Pinkard (LRCOG AAA Director), and Scott Stabler (State SCSEP Director).




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Lee-Russell Council of Governments
2207 Gateway Drive Opelika, AL 36801-6834
Phone: (334) 749-5264 Fax: (334) 749-6582
1-800-243-5463 (1-800-AGELINE)