REMOTE Policy Committee Meeting May 27, 2020

Public bodies subject to the Open Meetings Act are authorized to continue electronic meeting participation during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic under Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-75.

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting remotely on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. via this link to Microsoft Teams Video or Conference Call Dial-In. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: May Policy Packet

Dial In Number: 1-947-207-1273
Access Code: 510-655-125 #

 

Agenda Items:

  • Minutes from March 25, 2020
  • KATS Consultation Plan
  • FY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program Amendments
  • FY 2021 Unified Planning Work Program
  • Michigan Department of Transportation Master Agreement
  • Letter of Support for Western Michigan University
  • Contributed Services Year to Date
  • Federal Highway Cost Based Amendment Discussion

Public notice of public involvement activities, meetings 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 March 12, 2020

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. at Metro, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda may be found at the following link: March Technical Packet

Agenda Items

  • Minutes from February 13, 2020
  • Transportation Improvement Program Amendments
  • KATS Consultation Plan

Public notice of public involvement activities, meetings 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.

Results of the November 13 & 14, 2019 Certification Review

The Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration jointly reviewed and evaluated the transportation planning process for the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study in November 2019.  The results of the review are now available.

Final Report – Issued February 2020
(Metropolitan Transportation Planning Certification Review)

Policy Committee Meeting Jan. 29, 2020

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 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

Agenda items include:

  • Southcentral Michigan Planning Council Invoice
  • Appointment of Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) Members
    • Interested citizens who would like to join the KATS CAC can apply here.
  • Integrated Infrastructure Mapping Presentation
  • KATS Title VI Plan Draft

Draft FY 2020 Unified Planning Work Program

The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) is an annual document identifying the planning priorities and activities to be carried out within the KATS metropolitan planning area. The draft FY 2020 Unified Planning Work Program is now available for public comment through May 17, 2019.  Comments may be submitted to KATS Offices, 5220 Lovers Lane, Suite 110, Portage, MI 49002 or emailed to sstepek@katsmpo.org.

 

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, April 11, 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: April Meeting Materials.

The Draft FY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program is available for public review and comments.

Public notice of public involvement activities, meetings 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.

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, March 27, 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: March Meeting Materials

The complete Draft Project Listing 20-23 TIP is available online.

Access to the full Air Quality Conformity Analysis for Kalamazoo Battle Creek Conformity Area is available online.

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.