Regional Technical Committee

7/12/2005
10:00 a.m. Committee Meeting
12:00 Noon Lunch

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

1. Call to Order - Chairman''s Comments

2. Transportation Director''s Report

  • DVRPC Board Meeting
  • DVRPC Annual Retreat
  • TransitChek Policy Committee
  • Consultant selection for Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PENNDOT)/New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) joint project

3. Report on Regional Citizens Committee Activities

ACTION ITEMS

4. Highlights of the Meeting of June 7, 2005

5. DVRPC Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

The dynamic nature of funding transportation improvements and the need to remain within financial constraint require amendments or modifications to the TIP. As situations arise, the PCC/RTC is asked to consider changes.

a. TIP Action NJ05-16: Burlington Light Rail Link Shuttle (DB #D0402), Burlington County

b. TIP Action NJ05-17: Employment Shuttle - Pennsauken Industrial Park (DB #D0408), Various Counties

c. TIP Action PA05-34: Philadelphia Unemployment Project Vanpool, (New Proposed Project), Various Counties

d. TIP Action PA05-35: 52nd Street Initiative, PCDC (Philadelphia Commercial Development Corporation), (New Proposed Project, MPMS #71644), Philadelphia

e. TIP Action PA05-36a: I-95, Girard Point Bridge to Girard Avenue Modified Resurfacing (New Proposed Project, MPMS #73864), Philadelphia

f. TIP Action PA05-36b: I-95, Delaware State Line to Bullens Lane Modified Resurfacing (New Proposed Project, MPMS #72998), Philadelphia

g. TIP Action PA05-37a: Crozierville Road Bridge/New Road over Chester Creek (MPMS #47992), Delaware County

h. TIP Action PA05-37b: North Narberth Ave. Bridge over Amtrak/SEPTA (MPMS #64798), Montgomery County

i. TIP Action PA05-37c: PA 352, North Middletown Rd. At Penn State University (MPMS #64823), Delaware County

j. TIP Action PA05-37d: Stanbridge Street Bridge (MPMS #16218), Montgomery County

k. TIP Action PA05-37e: US 202 Section 700 Wetland Mitigation (MPMS #50728), Bucks County

6. Fiscal Year 2006 Planning Work Program Amendments

To respond to the needs of member governments and agencies, work program changes and additions are brought to the RTC to permit the timely undertaking of technical activity.

a. Beverly and Edgewater Park TOD Study

b. Fort Washington Area Flooding and Transportation Improvement Study

PRESENTATION ITEM

7. Accommodating Bicycles and Pedestrians in New Jersey

Ms. Sheree Davis will speak about New Jersey DOT''s progress toward implementation of the FHWA mandate requiring the routine accommodation of bicyclists and pedestrians in highway projects.

INFORMATION ITEMS

8. Pennsylvania STC Public Hearing

The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission will be holding a public hearing for the DVRPC region in the DVRPC offices beginning at 8:30 a.m. on August 18, 2005. The hearings allow the DVRPC member governments and others to provide input on the region''s FY2007 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) update and the state''s Twelve Year Program update.

9. One Minute Reports

PCC/RTC Members and guests will be invited to provide updates on the activities of their agencies.

10. Old Business and New Business

11. Meeting Adjournment

The next scheduled meeting of the PCC/RTC is September 6, 2005.

Attachments
1. Highlights of the June 7, 2005 RTC Meeting
2. Report on Citizens Committee Activity
3. TIP Actions, July 2005
4. Work Program Studies
5. FY2006 RTC Roster