Multimodal Advisory Committee
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 (4:00 - 6:00 PM)
A. Agenda Modifications
B. Open Forum for Public Comment
Citizens are invited to address the Committee.
C. Consent Agenda
1. Minutes of the September 5th, 2006 Meeting
The Minutes of the September 5th, 2006 subcommittee meeting are provided as Attachment C- for your review and approval.
1. Multimodal Advisory Committee (MAC) Mission Statement/Bylaws/Priorities
With the reconfiguration of CRTPA’s Bicycle-Pedestrian Advisory Committee, the committee will require new bylaws and a mission statement. If approved by the CRTPA, these bylaws will be advertised for a 30-day review period and returned to the CRTPA for final approval. Draft MAC bylaws are provided as Attachment D-1
Additionally, the Bicycle-Pedestrian Advisory Committee identified objectives to be carried over to the Multimodal Advisory Committee.
2. Bicycle Friendly Community
An identified project of the former Bicycle-Pedestrian Advisory Committee (to be addressed by the Multimodal Committee) is the designation of the City of Tallahassee as a Bicycle-Friendly Community. Part of achieving this designation is the identification of suitable bicycle routes throughout the community and the creation of an updated bicycle map, as well as working with interested citizens’ groups in the process.
Background on the Bicycle-Friendly Community designation is provided as Attachments D-2A and D-2B
3. City Public Works and the Bicycle-Pedestrian Master Plan
City of Tallahassee Public Works director Gabriel Menendez has been invited to discuss the City’s use of the Bicycle-Pedestrian Master Plan when implementing transportation projects.
4. FY 2007 - FY 2011 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has requested that the Capital Region Transportation Planning Agency (CRTPA) amend the Fiscal Year (FY) 2007 – Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to reflect the receipt of TRIP funds for Capital Circle, SE (Tram Road to Woodville Highway). Background on this TIP amendment is provided as Attachment D-2.
5. FDOT Draft Work Program
The Florida Department of Transportation will present the Draft FY 2008 - FY 2012 Work Program. Further information is provided as Attachment D-3.
6. Draft Congestion Management Process Plan
The DRAFT Congestion Management Process Plan will be presented to the CRTPA. This document is one of the required program documents for our agency and addresses strategies to improve traffic congestion with the CRTPA area.
7. Transportation Enhancement Process and Schedule
Annually, the Capital Region Transportation Planning Agency (CRTPA) submits a Transportation Enhancement Priority Project List to the Florida Department of Transportation, District Three (FDOT) for funding consideration. This agenda item outlines the application and prioritization processes recommended by CRTPA staff for development of the 2007 Transportation Enhancement Priority Project List.
Background on the enhancement application process is provided as Attachment D-7A and a calendar of the process is provided as Attachment D-7B.
1. September 18, 2006 Capital Region Transportation Planning Agency
(CRTPA) Meeting Action Summary
A summary of CRTPA actions (taken at their September 18, 2006 meeting) will be provided at
the October 24 meeting.
2. November 13, 2006 Capital Region Transportation Planning Agency
Attachment E-2 provides the tentative agenda for the November 13, 2006 CRTPA meeting. Staff will answer questions regarding items on the agenda as requested. DRAFT Agenda
3. CRTPA and Subcommittee 2007 Meeting Dates
2007 CRTPA and subcommittee meeting dates are provided as Attachment E-3.
4. Items from Committee Members