Regional Safety Task Force

9/26/2006
9:00 am

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

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER

1. Welcome and Introduction

Attendees will have an opportunity to introduce themselves.

ACTION ITEMS

2. Summary of April's Meeting

Approval of the Highlights from April 25, 2006 meeting.

PRESENTATIONS

3. Coordinated Emergency Response

Coordinated emergency response was one of the EMS strategies which the task force recommended as a priority. Frank Lafferty, Assistant Fire Chief, Haddon Heights Fire Department and Chris King, Senior Transportation Engineer will present two models of coordinated emergency response as exemplified by the I-295/I-76/NJ 42 and I-76/I-476 Incident Management Task Forces.

DISCUSSION ITEMS

4. Regional Safety Action Plan Executive Summary

The task force will be briefed on the contents of the Executive Summary which summarizes the Action Plan. Priority emphasis areas and strategies as identified by the task force will be presented as well as the next steps.

5. Fiscal Year 2008 Work Program

DVRPC is currently in the process of developing the FY08 Work Program. An overview and schedule of the process will be presented. This will be followed by a discussion and identification of highest priority transportation safety concepts to be presented to the Board for approval.

ADVISORY ITEMS

6. Open Forum

In an effort to initiate information exchange, attendees will be offered the opportunity to highlight new and existing safety activities of their organization and in the region.

OLD BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS