2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan

Call for Projects

As part of the development of the 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan, member agencies are asked to complete an application  for all planned, anticipated, or illustrative transportation  projects within the KATS Planning Area.  Projects should reflect the agency’s current capital improvement program regardless of funding source.  Also include any anticipated or illustrative future projects regardless of funding source. The 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan provides the foundation for the development of the Transportation Improvement Program.  Please refer to the 2045 Project Ranking process (Link) and the 2035 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (Link)  for more information regarding the application.

Please save the form as the name of the project, i.e. “2025 Westnedge Avenue.”  Email all project forms to marndt@katsmpo.org by August 3, 2015.  Direct any questions regarding the application process to sstepek@katsmpo.org

2045 MTP Project Concept Statement

SEMCOG Analysis on Road Funding

The Michigan House of Representatives and Senate have passed two different plans for funding our state’s transportation system.  The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments has issued this Analysis: SEMCOG Analysis on Road Funding.

Policy Committee

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Policy Committee will meet on Wednesday, July 29, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street.  Meeting materials may be found at the following link: Meeting Materials for July 29.

Notice of Cancellation

The regularly scheduled meeting of KATS Technical Committee which was to be held on Thursday, July 9, has been cancelled.  The next meeting will be held on Thursday, August 13, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit.

Don’t forget Dump the Pump Day!

Kalamazoo Metro Transit (in conjunction with the Kalamazoo Climate Change Coalition and the Kalamazoo Nature Center) is offering free rides on fixed route buses on June 18 for Dump the Pump Day. Registration is required! https://www.facebook.com/events/441488432698880/

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 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.

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 North Rose Street.  Meeting materials are available at the following link: Agenda/Materials.