Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization

Technical Committee

AGENDA

Thursday, March 21, 2013
1:30 p.m.
County/City Building, Room 113

Roll call and acknowledge the "Nebraska Open Meeting Act"

  1. Review and action on the draft minutes of the February 14, 2013 Technical Committee meeting
  2. Review and action to accept the Pedestrian and Bicycle Capital Plan that will be used to implement portions of the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan. See memo regarding requested action on the Plan.
  3. Review and action on amendments to the MPO Management Plan
    • Add the Lower Platte South Natural Resources District General Manager as a non-voting member of the MPO Technical Committee.
    • Revise committee activities to include program oversight and project selection for the Transportation Alternative Program.
    • Add a reference to the new Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Lincoln MPO and Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR).
    • Update language that refers to SAFETEA-LU as the current federal legislation to state MAP-21 is the current federal transportation legislation.
  4. Briefing on the Lincoln MPO Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Strategy for improving individual travel choices and options within the MPO planning area.
  5. Briefing on the draft NDOR Operating Manual for MPO Transportation Planning that provides guidance and outlines procedures policies and timelines for Nebraska MPOs.
  6. Other topics for discussion.