Rural Technical Advisory Committee

1:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 19, 2016
TJPDC Water Street Center – 407 E Water Street,
(directly next door to the TJPDC Offices)

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Item Time Description
1 1:00-1:05 Matters from the Public and Committee Response:

Members of the public are welcome to provide comment on any public interest,
transportation-related topic, including the items listed on this agenda.
Limit 3 minutes per speaker.

2 1:05-1:10 Approval of the Minutes(*):

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3 1:10-1:20 Updates and Discussion:

Attendees are invited to share briefly about current planning and transportation related activities in their locality or agency. There will also be an update on the MPO.

4 1:20-1:30 Congestion & Safety Needs Assessment Follow-up:

Staff will provide a brief update on the on-going RLRP analysis prior to introducing the next topic of accessibility.  Safety & Congestion hotspots that were identified during the November 15th & December 17th work sessions have been added to the assessment. Attendees are invited to provide any additional comments or suggestions.

5 1:30-2:20 Accessibility Needs Assessment:

Staff will provide the committee with a presentation on regional accessibility
needs.  The presentation will include analytics and mapping information,
along with regional demographic data to show current conditions and identify
regional accessibility barriers.  Committee members will be invited to
participate in a work session to help further identify hotspots in their
respective localities.

6 2:20-2:25 MPO Update:

Staff will provide a brief update on the MPO area and how it may affect the Rural Transportation Planning (RTA) Area.  This will include an update on the Route 29 Solutions process.

7 2:25-2:30 Action Items & Other Business:

The Committee will discuss items requiring follow-up action and any other business.

8 2:30- Additional Matters from the Public:

Members of the Public are welcome to provide comment on any public interest,
transportation-related topic, including the items listed on this agenda. Limit
3 minutes per speaker.

Next Meeting: February 16, 2016
(*) Items requiring Committee action