Request for Proposals

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) is seeking consultant support to provide professional planning services to develop an integrated Pedestrian, Greenway, and Transit Plan for the entire Metropolitan Planning Area. Primary tasks and deliverables to be performed by the consultant shall include, but are not limited to: existing inventory collection; GIS mapping; data collection and analysis; extensive public and stakeholder outreach; identification of potential greenways; and a prioritized project listing.

This solicitation is a continuation of the recently adopted 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan which looked extensively at non-motorized travel options. All recommendations produced from this Pedestrian, Greenway, and Transit Plan shall be consistent with the goals and objectives already outlined in the 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan.

Full RFP can be found here: GreenwayandTransitRFP 7-28-16.

Citizen Advisory Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Citizen Advisory Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: Meeting Materials 8-3-2016.

No July Policy Committee

Please note that due to lack of action items, the July Meeting of the KATS Policy Committee has been cancelled.  The next meeting of the KATS Policy Committee will be August 31 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose St.

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 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.

Dump the Pump Day

The Eleventh Annual National Dump the Pump Day will be held on June 16. Kalamazoo Metro Transit will join with other public transportation systems nationwide to participate in the eleventh annual National Dump the Pump Day on Thursday, June 16. The slogan of this year’s National Dump the Pump Day is “Dump the Pump. Ride Public Transit.”

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street.  Meeting materials relating to the agenda can be found at the following link: Meeting Materials June 9 2016 (Fixed for Printing)

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 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 May 25.