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 tokatsmoves.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.

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, January 12, 2017 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

KATS Moves Facebook Page

KATS Moves now has its own Facebook page! Like and follow for news and updates. The page can be found here.

KATS Moves Launch

KATS Moves is a community-driven plan to enhance pedestrian, greenway, and transit facilities throughout the greater Kalamazoo Metro region. Bicycle and non-motorized facilities have been expanding in the Kalamazoo region, and there is a desire for more as evidence by local community planning and KATS’ 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan.

Please visit our project page to view the interactive mapping site and public survey where your comments and suggestions will be used to craft this plan:

katsmoves.org

or request hardcopy materials (known as our Meeting-in-a-Box)

from: Steve Stepek, KATS Project Manager sstepek@katsmpo.org (269) 343-0766.

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, December 21, 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.