Effective July 1, 2011, the Office of Executive Inspector General for the Agencies of the Illinois Governor (OEIG) began serving as the executive inspector general for the Regional Transit Boards (RTB) which include Metra, The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), and Pace. In December 2011, the OEIG established a division dedicated to investigating allegations of misconduct relating to the RTBs.
RTB Division Mission Statement
The mission of the RTB Division is to promote the highest standards of ethical conduct for all employees of and those doing business with Metra, CTA, RTA, and Pace and their respective boards. The RTB Division is committed to conducting objective, thorough, and timely investigations, and increasing accountability and transparency, so that the citizens of Illinois have a heightened level of trust in the operation and integrity of the RTBs.