Technical Committee Meeting

The next meeting of the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will be held on Thursday, April 13, 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

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 mail to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study, 5220 Lovers Ln, Suite 110, Portage, MI 49002. Deadline to submit comments will be April 26, 2017.  The Proposed Amendments are available at the following link: FY 17-20 TIP Amendment April

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.

Metropolitan Transportation Plan Amendment

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study is amending the Metropolitan Transportation Plan in response to comments received during the federal planning certification process. The amendment can be found here.

Any questions or comments can be directed to info@katsmpo.org

Policy Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials related to the agenda can be found at the following link: Meeting Materials for March 29

Citizen Advisory Committee

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Citizen Advisory Committee
will be meeting on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo Metro
Transit, 530 N. Rose Street. Meeting materials may be found at the following link: March 29 2017 Meeting Materials.

Region 3-Rural Task Force Meeting

The next Region 3 Full Rural Task Force Meeting will be held on Monday, March 27 at 1:00 p.m., at the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County, 3801 E. Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo.  The agenda and meeting materials will be available one week prior to the meeting at www.smpcregion3.org.

An opportunity will be provided for local officials and citizens to provide input on proposed projects for 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 2017 – 2020. The lists of road and transit projects that the Region 3 Rural Task Force will review for possible changes for fiscal years 2017 –2020 are available at the following locations:

Questions regarding this meeting and rural federal aid projects can be directed to the appropriate county road commission/department or to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study at info@katsmpo.org.

MDOT 2017 Construction Map

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has posted the 2017 Paving the Way state construction map online for motorists to download.The public is encouraged to download the map and print it at home or at their nearest library or print service provider. The map is available at http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mdot/MDOT_C_MapWeb-2011_350547_7.pdf, and will also be on display in all rest areas and Welcome Centers across the state. All state construction information is available 24/7 on the Mi Drive traffic website and app: www.michigan.gov/drive