Transportation Committee Meeting

Regular Meeting
March 8, 2021 | 4:00 p.m.
Location: Robert Street Council Chambers - Directions
Minutes (PDF)


NOTICE: Governor Walz has declared a peacetime emergency (Emergency Executive Order 20-01) in response to COVID-19 and the Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct an in-person meetings for reasons stated in the Governor’s Emergency Executive Order. Accordingly, advisory 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

II.

APPROVAL OF AGENDA

III.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES – Roll Call

February 22, 2021 meeting of the Transportation Committee

IV.

TAAC REPORT

V.

METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION SERVICES DIRECTOR AND METRO TRANSIT GENERAL MANAGER REPORTS

VI.

BUSINESS

  Consent Items – Roll Call
  1. 2021-60 SW: 2021-2024 TIP Amendment for St. Louis Park: CSAH 25 / Beltline Blvd Pedestrian Project (Joe Barbeau 651-602-1705)
  2. 2021-61 SW: 2021-2024 TIP Amendment for MnDOT: US 212 Lighting Improvement (Joe Barbeau 651-602-1705)
  3. 2021-62 SW: 2021-2024 TIP Amendment for Richfield: Railroad Gate Installation (Joe Barbeau 651-602-1705)
  Non – Consent Items
  {Presentation for 2021-50 and 2021-51}
  1. 2021-50: Orange Line Dakota County Regional Railroad Authority 2021 Capital Grant (Charles Carlson 612-349-7639)
  2. 2021-51: Orange Line Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority 2021 Capital Grant (Charles Carlson 612-349-7639)
  3. 2021-52: Adoption of Network Next Arterial Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Expansion Recommendations (Katie Roth 612-349-7772, Kyle O’Donnell Burrows 612-349-7749)

VII.

INFORMATION

  1. There are no information items on the agenda.

VIII.

ADJOURNMENT

 
 
JT            Joint business item; presented at two or more committees prior to being presented at Council
SW          Action taken by Committee and Council the same week
*              Additional materials included for items on published agenda
**             Additional business item added following publication of agenda
***           Backup materials available at the meeting

Committee information

Transportation Committee

Committee contact:
Jenna Ernst
Jenna.Ernst@metc.state.mn.us
651-602-1758