Central Jersey Transportation Forum

Thursday, December 5, 2002
9:00 AM

Sarnoff Corporation
201 Washington Road
West Windsor, New Jersey

If snow or icing occurs on this day, call DVRPC at (215) 238-2839 to confirm if the meeting will be held.


1.   Introduction of Attendees

Forum members will have an opportunity to introduce themselves

2. Summary of August Meeting Highlights

Approval of the highlights of August 1, 2002 meeting

3. Legislative Committee Report

The committee continues its work on the legislative agenda. Since the last Forum meeting the main focus has been on Enhanced Regional Planning and Transfer of Development Rights.

4. Municipal Outreach Update

Members of the staffs of DVRPC, NJDOT, NJ Transit and TMAs have been meeting with municipalities in the study area in an attempt to discuss the Forum''s Action Plan and its relationship to municipal visions. The progress of this process will be presented.
5. Penns Neck Area EIS Update

An update on the status of the EIS process and traffic studies/modeling results will be presented.

6. US 1 Cordon Line Highway Traffic Survey

DVRPC conducted cordon line traffic surveys in the summer of 2001 to collect current information on traffic volumes, to determine origin-destination travel patterns, and to assess the types of vehicles crossing the 9-county DVRPC cordon line. The results of the US 1 cordon line survey will be presented.

7. DRJTBC Southerly Crossings Corridor Study

DRJTBC owns and operates four roadway bridges in the corridor which connects Pennsylvania with New Jersey adjacent to the Central Jersey study area. The bridges are operating at or near capacity conditions today. The results of the analysis of various alternatives to alleviate congestion in the Southerly Crossings Corridor in the Year 2025 will be presented.

8. Dialogue

In an effort to encourage and continue information exchange, Forum attendees are encouraged to highlight any major activity which has occurred since the last meeting.

8. Next Step