Title: Regional Transportation Advisory Council - Description: RTAC Letterhead


Regional Transportation Advisory Council Meeting

Zoom Video Conferencing Platform: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82259667419

March 13, 2024, 2:30 PM–4:30 PM

Estimated duration: 2 hours, expected ending at 4:30 PM

Meeting Agenda

1.     Public Comment, 3 minutes (2:30 PM), Lenard Diggins, Chair

2.     Approval of December 13, 2023, Meeting Minutes, 2 minutes (2:33 PM), Lenard Diggins, Chair (Minutes posted to MPO Website Calendar before meeting)

3.     Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization’s (MPO) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Update and Review of Peer Advisory Councils, 40 minutes (2:35 PM), Stella Jordan, MPO Staff

·      Overview of the MPO’s MOU update process and Advisory Council component

·      Review of peer MPOs’ advisory councils (memo posted to the MPO calendar) and discussion of the Boston Region MPO Advisory Council’s mission and goals

4.     Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2025 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) Universe of Proposed Studies, 40 minutes (3:15 PM), Srilekha Murthy, MPO Staff: Discussion of study ideas submitted for funding consideration in the FFY 2025 UPWP and Advisory Council priorities (Universe of Studies posted to MPO Calendar)

5.     FFYs 2025–29 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Update, 15 minutes (3:55 PM), Ethan Lapointe, MPO Staff: Update on project readiness for the FFYs 202529 TIP

6.     3C Committee Planning, 10 minutes (4:10 PM), Lenard Diggins, Chair: Discussion of convening 3C Committees to draft Advisory Council comment letters on the FFYs 202529 TIP and FFY 2025 UPWP

7.     Chair’s Report, 5 minutes (4:20 PM), Lenard Diggins, Chair

8.     Old Business, New Business, and Members’ Items, 5 minutes (4:25 PM)

9.     Adjourn (4:30 PM)




Agenda posted before 4:00 PM, March 6, 2024



Welcome. Bem Vinda. Bienvenido. Akeyi. 欢迎. 歡迎.



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