The DVRPC Board

6/28/2012
10:00am

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 AGENDA and NON-AGENDA ITEMS

NOTE: Visitors may view details and leave comments on any Action Item below by clicking on the hyperlinked title.

ACTION ITEMS

1. Minutes of Meeting of May 24, 2012

 

2. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Actions  

  1. PA11-72:  State of Good Repair (MPMS #77180), SEPTA
  2. PA12-26:  Bridge Painting (DB #X08), Various Counties

3. Adoption of the Conformity Finding for the FY 2012-2015 TIP for New Jersey, FY 2013-2016 TIP for Pennsylvania, and the Connections Long-Range Plan  

 

4. Adoption of the DVRPC FY 2013-2016 TIP for Pennsylvania

 

5. Approval of the DVRPC Annual Self-Certification of the Regional Transportation Planning Process   

Federal regulations require that the Metropolitan Planning Organization self-certify that the Regional Transportation Planning Process is carried out in conformance with applicable federal regulations.  Staff will present its recommendation for Board adoption.

6. Approval to Amend Connections – The Regional Plan for a Sustainable Future to include the South Jersey Bus Rapid Transit System

 

7. Fiscal Year 2013 Planning Work Program Amendments

  1. Camden City Food Economy Strategy
  2. Sea Grant Climate Adaptation 2012:  City of Chester, Pennsylvania – Helping a Tidal Riverfront Community become more Resilient to Climate Related Threats
  3. US 322 Traffic Forecast Updates

8. Approval of Additional Project for the DVRPC Regional Trails Grant Program,  Phase II

 

9. Approval of Resolution to Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for Tree Planting Project in Southeastern Pennsylvania Communities

 

10. Approval of PENNVEST Funding Requests in Bucks and Chester Counties

       

11. Election of Fiscal Year 2013 Board Officers

Elections will take place for the Fiscal Year 2013 DVRPC Board Officers.  At this time nominations may be taken from the floor.

12. One Minute Reports

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

13. Executive Director's Report

  1. “The Circuit” press event
  2. PECO electric vehicles press event
  3. New Jersey Transportation Enhancements
  4. Creative Place-Making Forum
  5. By-Law revisions
  6. Staff transitions

14. Committee Reports

  1. Planning Coordinating Committee/Regional Transportation Committee
  2. Information Resources Exchange Group
  3. Regional Aviation Committee

OLD BUSINESS

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

Attachments

  1. Minutes of Meeting of May 24, 2012
  2. Commissioner Summary Sheet (Action Items 2a, 2b, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7a, 7b, 7c, 8, 9, and 10)
  3. PCC/RTC Recommendations for June 28, 2012