The DVRPC Board

12/4/2002

PEN RYN MANSION *
1601 State Road
Bensalem, PA 19020

AGENDA

BOARD FY 2004 WORK PROGRAM
COMMITTEE MEETING
preceding Board Meeting at
All Board Members and Alternates
are invited to attend.

PEN RYN MANSION *
1601 State Road
Bensalem, PA 19020
(215) 633-0600

* PLEASE NOTE TIME AND LOCATION CHANGE


AGENDA


CALL TO ORDER - CHAIRMAN'S COMMENTS

PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS

ACTION ITEMS

1. Minutes of Meeting of October 24, 2002

2. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Actions

TIP Action PA03-04

Route 202, Section 300 PA 252 to the Exton (Route 30)
Bypass (Chester County)

3. Proposed Change to the Pennsylvania Highway Functional Classification
System - Lafayette Street, Norristown (Montgomery County)

Montgomery County is requesting the addition of Lafayette Street in Norristown as
an urban minor arterial to the Federal Aid Highway System.

4. New Jersey Local Scoping Highway Program

The purpose of this program is to provide Federal Highway funds directly to
member governments for the advancement of local projects through
Environmental Clearance and preliminary engineering. Developing a solution to a
defined problem will make the project eligible for inclusion in the TIP. There
are two projects Board action:

  • Florence-Columbus Road (CR 656) - US 130 to I-295 (Florence Township,
    Burlington County)
  • Park Avenue Bridge (CR 641) over the North Branch of Timber Creek
    (Haddon Township, Camden County)

5. DVRPC FY 2003 Planning Work Program Amendments

a. New Jersey State Highway Diversion Route Maps for Ocean County - New ,
Jersey State Police

b. Pennsylvania Environmental Council Regional Recreational Open Space
Priorities Report

6. DVRPC Draft Fiscal Year 2004 Planning Work Program

Highlights of the DVRPC Board FY 2004 Planning Work Program Committee
meeting of December 4, 2002 will be reported. The Board will be requested to
authorize the distribution for review and comment of the DVRPC Draft Fiscal Year
2004 Planning Work Program.

DISCUSSION ITEMS

7. Regional Citizens Committee (RCC) Report

Patrick Starr, RCC Chairman, will report on the activities of the RCC Meeting of
November 19, 2002.

ADVISORY ITEM

8. Executive Director's Report

a. Regional Preparedness Meeting

b. National Governors' Association Meeting, Salt Lake City, November 18-20.

9. Committee Reports

a. Planning Coordinating Committee/ - John B. Claffey
Regional Transportation Committee

OLD BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS



Attachments
(1) Minutes of meeting of October 24, 2002
(2) Commissioner Summary Sheets (Action Items 2, 3, 4, 5a, 5b, and 6)
(3) PCC/RTC Recommendations for December 4, 2002

DELAWARE VALLEY REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING



DECEMBER 4, 2002
Immediately following Board Meeting

PEN RYN MANSION *
1601 State Road
Bensalem, PA 19020
(215) 633-0600

AGENDA


CALL TO ORDER

ACTION ITEMS*

1. Minutes of Meeting of October 24, 2002

2. Contract Authorizations

a. New Jersey State Highway Diversion Route Maps for Ocean County -
New Jersey State Police

b. Pennsylvania Environmental Council Regional Recreational Open Space
Priorities Report

OLD BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS



Attachments
(1) Minutes of Meeting of October 24, 2002
(2) Commissioners Summary Sheet (Action Item 2a, and 2b)

* Voting Members:
New Jersey
NJ Dept. Of Community Affairs: Joyce Paul
NJ Dept. Of Transportation: Brent Barnes
NJ Governor's Appointee: Paul P. Josephson
NJ Counties: Thomas J. Gurick
City of Camden: Edward Williams
Pennsylvania
PA Governor's Policy Office: Robert E. Baker,Jr.
PA Dept. of Transportation: Larry M. King
PA Governor's Appointee: Caroline Anderson Novak
PA Counties: Charles H. Martin
City of Philadelphia: Gary Jastrzab