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 info@capitalmpo.org. 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.

May 1, 2024

I. Introduction

Visitor Issues

II. Presentation – Sand Creek Road Complete Streets Study, presented by                    Megan Bacon and Lisa Wallin of MJ Engineering

III. Administration

A. Previous Meeting Minutes – April 3, 2024*

B. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Fiscal Constraint – Summary                  Table 4*

C. Draft 2023-2024 Performance and Expenditure Report**

IV. Action Items

A. 2022-2027 Transportation Improvement Program Amendments*

  • Amendment 1: T6B, 1824.94, Star Bus Replacement and Expansion, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 2: T11, 1824.95, Passenger Facility Improvements, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 3: T14B, 1824.98, Transit Operations Support for Saratoga Service, CDTA, Saratoga County

  • Amendment 4: T16, 1824.96, Transit Support Vehicles, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 5: T17, 1820.48, Transit Bus Replacement / Expansion, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 6: T57, 1824.97, Preventative Maintenance for Transit Projects, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 7: T77, CDTC20, Capital Cost of Contracting for Commuter Bus Service, CDTA, Multi-County

  • Amendment 8: NEW PROJECT: T152, CDTA08, Mobility Hubs, CDTA, Multi-County


B. Draft Amended 2024-2025 Unified Planning Work Program*

Draft Resolution 24-XX*

C. In Motion Goals available at meeting

D. ADA Transition Plans*

V. Discussion Items

A. Summary of 2022-27 TIP Administrative Modifications*

B. Local Project Delivery Update*

C. NYSDOT Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)

D. Status of Regional Transportation Planning Activities*

E. Regional and Local Planning Updates

1. Transportation Council

2. CDRPC

3. CDTA

4. NYSDOT

5. NYSTA

6. Albany County Airport Authority

7. Albany Port District Commission

F. Upcoming Meetings/ Events/ Deadlines (tentative)

1. Human Services Transportation Advisory Committee - May 6th

2. Freight Advisory Committee - May 15th

3. Regional Operations and Safety Advisory Committee  - May 16th

4. Policy Board - June 6th

Officers

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

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