Rural Task Force #3 Meeting Announcement

A public meeting will be held on Friday January 25, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of allowing local officials and interested citizens to provide input into the allocation of rural federal aid funds for eligible rural routes and transit systems in Barry, Branch, Calhoun, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph counties for fiscal years 2019 – 2023.  The meeting will be held at the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County:  3801 East Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo.

Proposed Transportation Improvement Program Amendments

Proposed amendments to the FY 2017-2020 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) are available to review.  Comments may be submitted by emailing sstepek@katsmpo.org or by mail to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study, 5220 Lovers Ln, Suite 110, Portage, MI 49002. Deadline to submit comments will be January 18, 2019. Comments may also be made at the January 30, 2019 Policy Committee Meeting to be held at 9:00 a.m. at Metro, 530 N. Rose Street.  The proposed amendments are available at the following link: January 2019 TIP Amendments.

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: The Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority, the Central County Transportation Authority and Van Buren Public Transit.

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at Metro, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: January Meeting Materials.

Public notice of public involvement activities and meetings will satisfy the Program of Projects (POP) requirements for the following grantees: The Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority, the Central County Transportation Authority and Van Buren Public Transit.

Holiday Hours

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study office will be closed Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th for the holidays.  The office will also be closed on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 for New Year’s Day.

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at Metro, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: December Meeting Materials.

Public notice of public involvement activities and meetings will satisfy the Program of Projects (POP) requirements for the following grantees: The Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority, the Central County Transportation Authority and Van Buren Public Transit.

Open House & KATS Trainings

Learn more about KATS by attending a training session on January 17, 2019 either KATS 101 at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. or the Introduction to the Transportation Improvement Program training at 2:00 and 3:00 p.m.  General open house hours are 9:00-11:00 a.m. and 1:00-4:00 p.m.

All trainings are introductory and last approximately 30 minutes.  Please RSVP to sstepek@katsmpo.org

Training sessions will be held at KATS Office.
5220 Lovers Lane
Suite 110
Portage, MI 49002

Rural Task Force #3 Meeting Announcement

A public meeting will be held on Friday December 14, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. for the purpose of allowing local officials and interested citizens to provide input into the allocation of federal and state funds for eligible rural routes and transit systems in Barry, Branch, Calhoun, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph counties for fiscal years 2019-2023.  The meeting will be held at the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County, 3801 E. Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo.  Meeting agenda and materials will be posted to the Transportation page of the Southcentral Michigan Planning Council website:  http://www.smpcregion3.org