Lane Transit general manager resigns

Lane Transit District general manager Aurora Jackson has announced her resignation, effective Sept. 7. Pictured is Jackson, center, speaking at a July 14 event with Pete Buttigieg, the United States Transportation Secretary, and congressman Peter DeFazio at the Glenwood station. ERIN TIERNEY/ THE CHRONICLE

Aurora “A. J.” Jackson, general manager of Lane Transit District, has submitted a letter of resignation, effective Sept. 7, she announced at this week’s public board meeting. 

Jackson has been general manager since 2015 and is the agency’s sixth general manager.

She began her . . .