Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization

Officials Committee


1:00 p.m.
County/City Building, Mayor's Conference Room

Roll call and acknowledge the "Nebraska Open Meeting Act"

  1. Review and action on the draft minutes of the March 5, 2015 Officials Committee meeting.

  2. Review and action on revisions to the FY 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program.
  3. Review and action on a recommendation regarding 2015 Self-Certification review that the Transportation Planning Process for the Lincoln Metropolitan Area complies with applicable federal laws and regulations. Includes briefing on the FHWA/FTA 2013 Quadrennial TMA Certification Review.
  4. Review and action on the proposed FY 2016-2019 Transportation Improvement Program.
  5. Review and action on the MPO's proposed FY 2015-2016 Unified Planning Work Program.

    * Planning Emphasis Areas for Federal Fiscal Year 2016. FHWA and FTA issued a letter to Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) and State Departments of Transportation (State DOTs) encouraging them to give make these a priority as they develop their respective planning work programs. The PEAs are being highlighted to continue to place emphasis on transportation planning based on MAP-21 and Secretary Foxx's strategic objectives for surface transportation. (Letter to Executive Directors of Metropolitan Planning Organizations enclosed)

  6. Briefing on the Lincoln StarTran Transit Development Plan (TDP) Update.
  7. Briefing on the Lincoln MPO 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) update and traffic model update.
  8. Other topics for discussion.