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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 Council's 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

 

Officers

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

 

View Planning Committee Members (as of March 2024)

Local Project Delivery Update Request Schedule for 2024

Meeting - May 01, 2024

     
       I.   Introduction

            Visitor's Issues 

      II.   Presentation - Sand Creek Road Complete Streets Study, presented by MJ Engineering

     III.   Administration
            B. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Fiscal Constraint – Summary Table 4*
            C. Draft 2023-2024 Performance and Expenditure Report*
    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
     
                Draft Resolution 24-X
     

            C. In Motion Goals (available at meeting)

            D. ADA Transition Self Analysis and Transition Plan Solicitation*

    Discussion Items

             A. Summary of 2022-2027 TIP Administrative Modifications*

             B. Local Project Delivery Update*

             C. NYSDOT Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)

             D. Status of Regional Transportation Planning Initiatives*

             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 Committe            May 6th 
                  2. Freight Advisory Committee                                                 May 15th 
                  3. Regional Operations and Safety Advisory Committe           May 16th
                  4. Policy Board                                                                         June 6th 

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