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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
Joseph Seman-Graves
City of Cohoes
Secretary
Sandra Misiewicz, AICP
Transportation Council Executive Director

 

View Planning Committee Members (as of December 2023)

Local Project Delivery Update Request Schedule for 2024

Meeting - January 03, 2024

       I.  Introduction

           A. Visitor’s Issues

           B. In Motion: The Plan to 2050 – Metropolitan Transportation Plan Development Process

       II. Administration

           A. Previous Meeting Minutes – November 1, 2023*

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

     

    Action Items

      III. Action Items

           A. Planning Committee Officer Nomination and Election

           B. In Motion: The Plan to 2050

               1. Metropolitan Transportation Plan Development Process – Draft Scope of Work

               2. In Motion Task Force Proposal

           C. TIP Amendment Guideline Revisions*

           D. Resolution 24-XDraft Public Participation Plan for Public Review *

           E. Title VI Assurances Update*

           F. Regional Truck Parking Study – Release for Public Review*

               Final Draft Report

     

    Discussion Items

      IV. Discussion Items

           A. FY2024-2025 UPWP Solicitation Summary*

           B. Discuss Advisory Committee Operations*

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

           D. Local Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)

           E. NYSDOT Project Delivery Schedule (available at meeting)

           F. Status of Regional Transportation Planning Initiatives*

           G. 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

                8. Local Government/Other

           H. Upcoming Meetings/Events/Deadlines (tentative)

               1. Active Transportation Planning Advisory Committee                      -    January 9th

               2. Regional Operations and Safety Advisory Committee                    -    January 18th

               3. Regional Transportation Coordination Committee                          -    February 5th   

               4. Freight Advisory Committee                                                            -    February 21st

               5. Policy Board Meeting                                                                      -    March 7th

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