Agenda posted before 3:00 PM, May 18, 2017

Metropolitan Planning Organization Meeting

Conference Rooms 2 and 3, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA

May 25, 2017, 10:00 AM
(Estimated duration: 2 hours, expected ending at 12:00 PM)

Meeting Agenda

1.      Introductions, 3 minutes

2.      Public Comments, 30 minutes

3.      Chair’s Report, 5 minutes

4.      Committee Chairs’ Reports, 2 minutes

5.      Regional Transportation Advisory Council Report, 2 minutes

6.      Executive Director’s Report, 5 minutes

7.      Action Item: Approval of MPO meeting minutes, 3 minutes (to be posted)

a.      April 6, 2017, MPO meeting

b.     April 20, 2017, MPO meeting

8.      Action Item: Federal Fiscal Years (FFYs) 2017–21 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), Amendment 3, Alexandra (Ali) Kleyman, MPO Staff: overview and discussion of the amendment to the FFYs 201721 TIP; vote to endorse the amendment; 15 minutes (to be posted)

9.      Action Item: FFYs 2018–22 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), Ali Kleyman, MPO Staff: overview and discussion; vote to endorse the final certification document; 30 minutes (posted)

10.   Action Item: Critical Urban and Rural Freight Corridor Designations,
Bill Kuttner, MPO Staff: presentation, discussion, and approval of the designation of Critical Urban Freight Corridors (CUFCs) and Critical Rural Freight Corridors (CRFCs) in the Boston region, which MassDOT will incorporate into the statewide freight plan; vote to approve; 20 minutes (posted)

11.   Members’ Items, reports and notices by MPO members, including regional concerns and local community issues; 5 minutes

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