Planning Committee

The Planning Committee has the delegated authority from the Policy Board to develop recommendations about transportation policies, plans, and programs and is largely composed of Policy Board member staff. For example, Mayors serve on the Policy Board while city engineers or planning directors serve on the Planning Committee. The Planning Committee has also been delegated the authority to approve small-scale changes to the Transportation Councils planning work program (UPWP) or to the Transportation Improvement Program.

Planning Committee meetings are open to the public.

To register to speak and/ or to request auxiliary aids or services and reasonable accommodations please contact us at: (518) 458-2161 or Request for aids, services, or reasonable accommodations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Meetings are broadcasted live, recorded and made available on our YouTube channel.

April 3, 2024


  1. Visitors Issues

  2. Presentation - Regional Vision Zero Action Plan: Planning Process Overview

  3. Administration

    1. Previous Meeting Minutes - February 7, 2024*

    2. Nominating Subcommittee Results*

    3. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Fiscal Constraint - Summary Table 4*

Action Items

  1. 2022-2027 Transportation Improvement Program Amendment*

  2. Amendment 1: (Draft) S265, 1761.59, Freemans Bridge Road Multi-Use Path, Town of Glenville,
    Schenectady County & S285, 1762.49, Freemans Bridge Road Sidewalks & Multi-Use Path,
    Town of Glenville, Schenectady County

Discussion Items

  1. NYSDOT Carbon Reduction Strategy - Final Report*

  2. Summary of 2022-2027 TIP Project Selection Moves*

  3. Local Project Delivery Update*

  4. NYSDOT Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)

  5. Status of Regional Transportation Planning Initiatives*

  6. Regional & Local Planning Updates

    1. Transportation Council

    2. CDRPC

    3. CDTA

    4. NYSDOT

    5. NYSTA

    6. Albany County Airport Authority

    7. Albany Port District Commission

  7. Active Transportation Planning Advisory Committee   - April 9th

  8. Planning Committee                                                    - May 1st

  9. Human Services Transportation Advisory Committee - May 6th


Steve Feeney
Schenectady County
Patrick K. Jordan, Esq.
Albany Port District Commission
Sandra Misiewicz, AICP
Transportation Council Executive Director

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