Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, January 24, 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: Meeting Materials for 1-24-2018.

Copies of the FY 2017 Financial Statements and Audit Report will be distributed at the meeting. Advance copies are available at KATS Offices or by sending a request to mzehner@katsmpo.org.

Rural Task Force #3 Meeting

A public meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:00 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 2018 – 2020.  The meeting will be held at the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County, 3801 East Kilgore, Kalamazoo.  Meeting agenda and materials will be posted to the Transportation page of the Southcentral Michigan Planning Commission website:  http://www.smpcregion3.org

Kalamazoo County Local Rural Task Force Meeting

A public meeting will be held on Friday, January 26 at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of allowing local officials and interested citizens to provide input into the planning and allocation of state and federal funds for use on rural Federal Aid routes and transit systems in Kalamazoo County for fiscal years 2018 – 2020.  The meeting will be held at Kalamazoo Metro, 530 N. Rose Street, Kalamazoo.

FY 17-2020 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 23, 2018. Comments may also be made at the January 24, 2018 Policy Committee Meetingto be held at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. The Proposed Amendments are available at the following link: Kalamazoo FY17-20 TIP January 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 11, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit. Meeting materials may be found at the following link: Meeting Materials for 1-11-2018

KATS Open House

WHEN:  January 17, 2018 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. and from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

WHERE:  KATS office located on 5220 Lovers Lane, Suite 110, Portage, MI 49002.

Stop by for a visit, or plan on attending one of the KATS 101 trainings offered througout the day at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

KATS 101 is an introductory course about the Metropolitan Planning Process and KATS operations that lasts approximately 30 minutes.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Metro, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda can be found at the following link: Meeting Materials 12-20-2017