Regional Safety Task Force

9:30 am - noon

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. Update from the First Responders Community

This newly renamed agenda item provides an opportunity for information exchange from members of the enforcement, fire services, and emergency medical communities.

3. Legislative Update


4. What are States Doing in the Region to Impact Safety? The Policy Perspective

Coordinating with State Strategic Highway Safety Plans (SHSPs) New Jersey has recently started updating its SHSP. RSTF members are encouraged to participate. The resulting New Jersey key emphasis areas are a consideration in finalizing those for the Delaware Valley’s 2014 Transportation Safety Action Plan. PennDOT will share lessons learned from implementing its SHSP.

  • Bob DeSando, Acting Manager, Safety Programs, New Jersey Department of Transportation
  • Lois Goldman, Director of Regional Planning, North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority
  • Jeff Roecker, Highway Safety Liaison, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Highway Safety & Traffic Operations

5. Follow-up from September 2013 Meeting

This agenda item will include approval of last meeting highlights, quarterly crash trends, and action updates from volunteers.

6. Member Updates and Open Forum

Attendees will have the opportunity to highlight new and existing safety activities from their organizations and in the region.