Central Jersey Transportation Forum

Tuesday, March 5, 2013
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

South Brunswick Public Works Building
540 Ridge Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852

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


1. Welcome & Introductions


2. Action Items

  1. Approval of Summary of November 27th Meeting – VOTE
  2. Election of Chair or Co-Chairs - VOTE
  3. Action Team Reports – Transit Action Team and Rt 1 Regional Growth Strategy Action Team - potential VOTE on letter supporting bill that includes the Economic Redevelopment and Growth (ERG) Grant Program

3. Improving Communication about Transportation During Major Events

  1. Brief overview from the State level
  2. County OEM comments
  3. Success stories from Forum participants
  4. Does the Forum want to take on any next steps?

4. Transit Villages/Transit-Oriented Design

  1. North Brunswick Transit Village, and New Train Station & Turnaround Study
  2. West Windsor Transit Village and Howard Hughes Corporation redevelopment of American Cyanamid property
  3. Ewing Parkway Avenue Redevelopment Plan for the former General Motors and Naval Warfare Center

5. Brief Introduction to Together North Jersey

This project is developing a Regional Plan for Sustainable Development (RPSD) in the NJTPA region and offering grants for Local Demonstration Projects.

6. Transit

  1. Refresher on Mercer County Future Bus Plan and update on Transit Signal Priority analysis
  2. NJ Transit Route 1 BRT update and related projects
  3. Summary of Greater Mercer TMA New Freedom Specialized Transit Study and Job Access Mobility Program
  4. Potential update of possible ridership on West Trenton Line train service

7. Brief Update from NJDOT


8. Other Updates & Dialogue