Regional Safety Task Force

9:30 a.m.

Commission Office
The ACP Building - 8th Floor
190 N. Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106
For directions Call (215) 592-1800
Please Use Sixth Street Entrance


1. Welcome and Introductions

2. Summary of July, 2009 Meeting

3. AARP Special Programs and Initiatives

Janine Bauer, AARP mobility volunteer and transportation lawyer will provide information on AARP’s mobility agenda and their Complete Streets initiative.

4. Panel: Reducing Aggressive Driving in the DVRPC Region

Various leaders in reducing aggressive driving will speak briefly about what they are doing and lessons learned in tackling this emphasis area that are valuable throughout the Delaware Valley. There will be plenty of time for questions and discussion. This item will end by relating the discussion back to the implementation table in the Safety Action Plan for the Delaware Valley. The panel members will be:
  • Cathy Rossi, Manager, Public and Government Affairs, AAA Mid-Atlantic
  • Gary Chilutti, Executive Director, COAD
  • Janine Bauer, Partner, Szaferman, Lakind, Blumstein & Blader, P.C.
  • Shari Willis, Assistant Professor, Aggressive Driving Prevention Program, Rowan University
  • Lt. Neil Brosnan, Assistant Bureau Chief, Operations Safety Bureau, New Jersey State Police
5. Update on Security Planning

At the July 2009 RSTF meeting, DVRPC staff provided a draft overview of transportation security efforts in the region. Zoe Neaderland will briefly update the Task Force on progress.

6. Open Forum

Attendees are encouraged to highlight new and existing safety activities of their organization and in the region.