Regional Technical Committee

5/11/2004
10:00 a.m. Committee Meeting
11:30 a.m. Lunch
Watch Recording

Delaware River Port Authority
Headquarters Building
One Port Center,2 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ

AGENDA

1. Call to Order - Chairman''s Comments

2. Transportation Director''s Report

3. Welcome

Invited guests, John J. Matheussen, CEO of the Delaware River Port Authority, and
Gwendolyn A. Faison, Mayor of the City of Camden, will offer welcoming remarks to the PCC and RTC members.

4. Report on Regional Citizens Committee Activities

ACTION ITEMS

5. Highlights of the Meeting of April 6, 2004

6. 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.

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PENNDOT) Requests:

a. TIP Action PA03-54: Stanbridge Street Bridge, New Proposed Project, Montgomery County

b. TIP Action PA03-55: Schuylkill River Park Ramp at the South Street Bridge, New Proposed Project, City of Philadelphia

Gloucester, Burlington, and Camden Counties Requests:

c. TIP Action NJ04-11a: Gloucester County Bike Trail (DB #D0106)

d. TIP Action NJ04-11b: Gloucester County Restriping Project, New Proposed
Project (DB #D0401)

e. TIP Action NJ04-12: Battery Back-Up for Traffic Signals, New Proposed Project, Burlington County

f. TIP Action NJ04-13: Raised Pavement Markers, New Proposed Project, Camden County

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission Requests:

g. TIP Action NJ04-14: Transportation and Community Development Initiative (TCDI) (DB#D0204), Various Counties in New Jersey

7. Appointment of Nominating Committee for Fiscal Year 2005 DVRPC PCC/RTC Officers

A Nominating Committee will be selected to name candidates for Chairman and Vice Chairman for the PCC/RTC for Fiscal Year 2005 (July 1, 2004 through June 30, 2005). The Chairman for FY 2005 must be from Pennsylvania. The committee will report these candidates at the June meeting and elections will take place at the June PCC/RTC Meeting.

DISCUSSION ITEM

PRESENTATION ITEMS

8. Pennsylvania Turnpike

Walt Green of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will discuss the Turnpike''s
upcoming widening and interchange projects on I-276, I-76, and I-476 in the Delaware Valley. These projects are among the Plan Amendments going out for public comment during May.

INFORMATION ITEM

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

Attachments
1. Highlights of the April 2004 RTC Meeting
2. Report on Citizens Committee Activity
3. TIP Actions, May 2004
4. Directions to DRPA Headquarters
5. Calendar of Events for May, 2004