Policy Committee Meeting Cancelled

Please note that due to a lack of action items, the February 22, 2017 KATS Policy Committee meeting has been cancelled. The next Policy Committee meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street.

Public Participation Plan Distribution Input

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study is in the process of updating its Public Participation Plan. In order to strengthen outreach, we are compiling a list of contacts willing to help distribute or post relevant information. Please visit the link to answer a few questions and help us expand our distribution.

Distribution Update Form

Technical Committee Meeting

The next meeting of the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be held on Thursday, February 9, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: Meeting Materials.

KATS Training Presentations

Presentations for KATS Training Sessions are available at the following links:

KATS 101 Presentation
KATS 201 Presentation

Policy Committee Meeting

The next meeting of the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be held on Wednesday, January 25, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: Meeting Materials

KATS Moves Public Meeting!

KATS Moves is hosting its first of three public meetings on February 7th at Metro Transit. This is your opportunity to provide your input regarding future bicycle and pedestrian facilities and their connections to transit in the greater Kalamazoo area! We will have several interactive stations for you to give your feedback and tell us are your most important issues biking, walking, and public transportation around Kalamazoo.

Refreshments and child care are provided. There will also be a drawing for a prize for those who arrive to the meeting by Metro Transit!

Presentations will begin at 4:30pm and 5:30pm.

Can’t make it to the meeting? You can get involved by going to katsmoves.org!

Introduction to Federal Aid

At the December 21 Policy Committee Meeting, Eric Mullen from the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) presented An Introduction to Federal Aid. This presentation is available at the following link: Introduction to Federal Aid.

Eric has been with the MDOT for 16 years. For twelve years Eric was the department’s Federal Revenue Specialist. During this time, Eric was appointed as the project manager of the ESTIP program. A year ago Eric became the supervisor of the Statewide Program Coordination Unit which oversees the development of the State of Michigan 5 Year Transportation Program and the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program. Eric has a B.S. in Urban and Regional Planning from MSU.