The DVRPC Board

2/25/2010
10:00 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

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER - CHAIR'S COMMENTS

PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS

ACTION ITEMS

1. Minutes of Meeting of January 25, 2010

2. DVRPC Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Actions

a. NJ10-44a: Tanyard Road Resurfacing and Safety Improvements (DB #D0808), Gloucester County

b. NJ10-44b: Egg Harbor Road, Hurffville-Cross Keys Road to Hurffville- Grenlock Road, CR 630, Reconstruction project (DB #D0503), Gloucester County

c. PA09-86a: Cowpath Road/Godshall Road/Broad Street Intersection Realignment Project (MPMS #57864), Montgomery County

d. PA09-86b: East Goshen Township Closed Loop Signal System Project (MPMS #60703), Chester County

e. PA09-86c: US 422, Sanatoga Interchange Ramp Improvements (MPMS #TBD), Montgomery County

f. PA09-87: District Structurally Deficient Bridges (MPMS #88706), Various Counties

g. PA09-88: Geigel Hill Road (Bridge) Over Tinicum Creek Bridge Replacement (MPMS #13167), Bucks County

h. PA09-89a: County Line Road, US 202 to Stump Road, Widening Project (MPMS #57623), Bucks County

i. PA09-89b: Harbison Avenue/Aramingo Avenue Corridor Safety Improvement Project (MPMS #17659), Philadelphia

j. PA09-89c: Route 322/Commodore Barry Bridge/I-95 2nd Street Interchange (MPMS #57780), Delaware County

k. PA09-90: Route 202, Chester County ARRA Paving Project (MPMS 86872), Chester County

l. NJ10-45: New Jersey Low Bid ARRA Savings Project – Route 68 North of Mount Pleasant Road toSouth of Aaranson Road (MPMS #10305), Burlington County

3. Approval of the 2010 Transportation and Community Development Initiative (TCDI) Program Recommended Projects

The TCDI was created in 2001 to support local development and redevelopment efforts in the individual municipalities of the Delaware Valley. The 2010 TCDI Program has $1.62 million available for grants in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Staff will present, for Board approval, the recommended projects.

4. Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) Funding Requests in Bucks County and Chester County

Two PENNVEST applications were reviewed by DVRPC and will be presented to the Board for their approval as being consistent with city, county, and regional land use plans.

DISCUSSION ITEMS

5. Regional Citizens Committee (RCC) Report

The activities from the RCC Meeting of February 16, 2010 will be reported to the Board.

PRESENTATION

6. Greater Philadelphia’s Regional Food System

Staff will brief the board on the Greater Philadelphia Food System Study and other food system planning projects, including a re-grant opportunity funded by the William Penn Foundation. The Food System Study analyzes the regional food system and identifies land use trends, agricultural industry trends, economic activity related to food, public health trends, and distribution.

INFORMATION ITEMS

7. Executive Director's Report

a. HUD-DOT-EPA Partnership

b. Stimulus II

c. NARC Policy Conference

d. Scudder Falls Bridge

e. Breaking Ground Conference

8. Committee Reports

a. Planning Coordinating Committee/Regional Transportation Committee - Don Shanis

b. Regional Safety Task Force - John Ward

c. Transportation Operations Task Force - John Ward

9. One Minute Reports

Board Members and Alternates are invited to provide updates on the activities of
their counties/agencies.

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