Transportation Advisory Board Meeting

Regular Meeting
July 21, 2021 | 12:00 p.m.


NOTICE: The Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct in-person meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or other electronic means and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. If you have comments, we encourage members of the public to email us at public.info@metc.state.mn.us. We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.

Agenda

I.

CALL TO ORDER – ROLL CALL

II.

APPROVAL OF AGENDA (automatic approval, roll call only if amended)

III.

REPORTS (12:05-12:25)

  1. TAB Chair’s Report – Jim Hovland, Chair
  2. Agency Reports – MnDOT, MPCA, MAC, and Metropolitan Council
  3. TAC Report – Jon Solberg, TAC Chair

IV.

BUSINESS (12:25-12:30)

  Consent Items
  1. Minutes of June 16, 2021, meeting of the Transportation Advisory Board
  2. 2021-21: Streamlined 2021-2024 TIP Amendment for MnDOT: I-35W Frontage Road Turnback (Jon Solberg, TAC Chair)

V.

INFORMATION (12:30-2:45)

  1. Equity in Transportation (Charles Small and Maurice Henderson II, USDOT)
  2. 2022 Regional Solicitation:
a) Transit Background (Cole Hiniker, MTS)
b) Modal Funding Ranges (Steve Peterson, MTS)
c) Funding Categories Purpose Statements (Steve Peterson, MTS)
d) Maximum/Minimum Funding Requests (Steve Peterson, MTS)
e) Funding Guarantees and Limitations (Steve Peterson, MTS)
f) Criteria Weighting (Steve Peterson, MTS)
g) Unique Projects Application Update (Cole Hiniker and Joe Barbeau, MTS)
h) Geographic Balance (Steve Peterson and Jed Hanson, MTS{attachment}

VII.

ITEMS OF TAB MEMBERS

VIII.

OTHER BUSINESS

IX.

ADJOURNMENT

 
Please notify the Council at 651-602-1000 or 651-291-0904 (TTY) if you require special accommodations to attend this meeting. Upon request, the Council will provide reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities.

Committee information

Transportation Advisory Board

Committee contact:
Elaine Koutsoukos
Elaine.Koutsoukos@metc.state.mn.us