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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.

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Steve Feeney
Schenectady County
Joseph Seman-Graves
City of Cohoes
Sandra Misiewicz, AICP
CDTC Executive Director


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Meeting - May 03, 2023

      I    Introduction

      II   Visitor's Issues

      III  Presentation - "Rensselaer Waterfront Connectivity Linkage Study" MJ Engineering  

      IV  Administration 

           A.  Previous Meeting Minutes – April 5, 2023*

           B.  FHWA 2022-2023 Performance and Expenditure Report*

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

    Action Items

           A.  2023-2024 UPWP Amendment*

           B.  2022-2027 Transportation Improvement Program Amendments*

                1. R331, 1761.75, South Street Bridge Replacement & Pedestrian Improvements,                                           City of Rensselaer, Rensselaer County

                Note: Amendment Requests 2 – 8 are all related as part of the CDTA update for the actual                              apportionments of FTA 5307 and FTA 5339 funding for 2023.

                2. T6B, 1820.37, Star Bus Replacement and Expansion, CDTA, Regional

                3. T11, 821.18, Passenger Facility Improvements at Various Locations, CDTA, Regional

                4. T17, 1820.48, Transit Bus Replacement / Expansion, CDTA, Regional

                5. T57, 1TR604, Preventative Maintenance for Transit Projects, CDTA, Regional

                6. T14B, CDTC08, Transit Operations Support for Saratoga Service: Preventative Maintenance                       and Operating Assistance, CDTA, Saratoga County

                7. T137, CDTC137, Bus Plus Red Line Upgrades, CDTA, Regional

                8. T140, CDTA03, Flex Micro-Transit Vehicle Replacement / Expansion, CDTA, Regional

            C.  2023 PM2 – Pavement and Bridge Condition Statewide Performance Measure Target*

                1. Resolution 23-4*

                2. Resolution 23-5*

            D.  Renaming CDTC – Resolution 23-6*

    Discussion Items

       VI-A  Summary of 2022-2027 TIP Project Selection Moves*

       VI-B  CDTC Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)

       VI-C  NYSDOT Project Delivery Schedule (available at meeting)

       VI-D  Status of CDTC Planning Activities*

       VI-E  Status of Regional and Local Planning Activities

                1. CDRPC

                2. CDTA

                3. NYSDOT

                4. NYSTA

                5. Albany County Airport Authority

                6. Albany Port District Commission

      VI-F. Upcoming Meetings/Events/Deadlines (tentative)

               1. Active Transportation Planning Advisory Committee      May 9th              

               2. Freight Advisory Committee                                            May 17th            

               3. Policy Board                                                                    June 1st

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