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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 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



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


View Planning Committee Members (as of March 2024)

Local Project Delivery Update Request Schedule for 2024

Meeting - April 03, 2024

       I.   Introduction
            Visitor's Issues 

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

     III.   Administration
            C. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Fiscal Constraint - Summary Table 4*
    Action Items
            2022-2027 Transportation Improvement Program Amendment*
            Amendment 1: 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
         A. NYSDOT Carbon Reduction Strategy - Final Report*
         D. NYSDOT Project Delivery Update (available at meeting)
         F. 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
        G. Upcoming Meetings/ Events/ Deadlines
             1. Active Transportation Planning Advisory Committee   - April 9th
             2. Planning Committee                                                    - May 1st
             3. Human Services Transportation Advisory Committee - May 6th 

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