KATS Technical Committee

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, September 10, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 North Rose Street. Meeting materials relating to the agenda can be found at the following link:  Meeting Materials for September 10, 2015 .

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, August 26, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 North Rose Street. Meeting materials relating to the agenda can be found at the following link:  Meeting Materials and Agenda for August 26.

Any questions regarding the agenda may be directed to KATS at (269) 343-0766.

Request for Proposals

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) is seeking proposals from qualified business telephone and communication system firms which provide custom phone and communication solutions and might be requested to provide KATS with such services.  Project Manager is Jonathan Start.  Deadline for submissions is September 18, 2015.

A complete timeline may be found in the following document: RFP Telephone and Communications System

MDOT Requests Input on Public Participation Plan

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is seeking public comment on the draft Public Involvement Plan (PIP) for the 2040 Michigan Transportation Plan (MITP). The draft document and more information may be found at:  http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/1,1607,7-151-9621_14807_14809—,00.html.  Comments may be submitted through September 30.

Citizen Advisory Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Citizen Advisory Committee will be meeting on Thursday, August 20, at 4:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street.  Meeting materials may be found at the following link: Agenda/Materials.

August Newsletter

The August 2015 issue of the KATS Newsletter is now available.  Link: August 2015 Newsletter.

Proposed Amendment to the FY 2014-2017 Transportation Improvement Program

Proposed amendments to the FY 2014-2017 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) are available to review. Comments may be submitted by emailing: sstepek@katsmpo.org or mail to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study, 5220 Lovers Ln, Suite 110, Portage, MI 49002. Deadline to submit comments will be August 25, 2015.  The proposed amendments are available at the following link: FY 14-17 TIP Proposed Amendments August 2015

Public notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments on the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) will satisfy the Program of Projects (POP) requirements for the following grantees: Kalamazoo Metro Transit, the Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority, the Central County Transportation Authority and Van Buren Public Transit.