Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization

Technical Committee

AGENDA

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
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 June 1, 2017 Technical Committee meeting.

  2. Review and action on revisions to the FY-2018-2021 Transportation Program".

  3. a)     Nebraska: Highway N-79, Agnew North & South of Raymond Spur north to Valparaiso.
            Reprogram project from FY 2017 and convert advanced construction Nebraska state
            funding to Federal STP-Flexible funds as part of project funding.


  4. Briefing on the FHWA/FTA MPO Certification Report. The federal Quadrennial TMA Certification Review of the Lincoln MPO was conducted by the FHWA and FTA on May 2nd and 3rd, 2017 in Lincoln, Nebraska.

  5. Briefing on the Nebraska DOT Lincoln South Beltway Study. A Public Hearing for the Lincoln South Beltway is scheduled for October 3, 2017, to be held at the Sesostris Shrine Center, 1050 Saltillo Road.

  6. Briefing on the Lincoln Transportation Implementation Strategy. The City of Lincoln has begun a study to develop a comprehensive implementation strategy for the City's Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP).

  7. Briefing on the Lincoln MPO On-Street Bike Facilities Study and Committee Action on Technical Committee Oversight. The Lincoln MPO beginning a study to improve upon the City of Lincoln on-street wide network of facilities and to develop new facilities to provide for improved and safer bicycle commuting and recreational opportunities. The plan will depict a comprehensive system of off-road and on-road facilities that safely connects neighborhoods and destinations and encourages bicycle travel.

  8. Other topics for discussion.