AGENDA: Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee
Note: The meeting will be held virtually, with members of the Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee participating remotely, pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, An Act Relative to Extending Certain Covid-19 Measures Adopted During the State of Emergency, signed into law on June 16, 2021.
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- Call to Order
- Roll call
- Potential approval of prior meeting minutes: March 11, 2022
- Public Comment
- Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee Election of Officers: The Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee will nominate and vote to elect the positions of Chair and Vice-Chair to the Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee for the term July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023.
- Chapter 90 Bill Support Letter: The Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee may vote to send a letter to the Massachusetts Transportation Committee expressing their support to the current funding of transportation capital improvements through the Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 90 bill to increase funding to $300 million per year.
- Bipartisan Infrastructure Law:Staff will present on the recent funding of the federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (Public Law 117-58) by Congress, which provides five-year transit formula funding to Massachusetts. Staff will discuss the implications on federal transportation funding for the state and the Cape Cod region.
- Federal Fiscal Year (October 1– September 30) 2023 Unified Planning Work Program (“UPWP”) Development: Staff will review the draft 2023 UPWP. Committee members may ask questions and vote to make a recommendation to the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization to release the draft 2023 UPWP for a 21-day public comment period.
- Federal Fiscal Years (October 1 – September 30) 2022-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (“TIP”) Amendment #2: Staff will review, and Committee members will consider public comments on and may vote to recommend the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization to endorse, the 2022-2026 TIP Amendment 2, which would increase the funding amount for the intersection improvement project in Orleans at Route 28, Route 39, and Quanset Road to match the increased project cost estimate of $5,798,657 and update the project name for the Mashpee Route 151 Phase 1 project to reflect current project limits.
- Federal Fiscal Years (October 1– September 30) 2023-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Development: Staff will review the draft 2023-2027 TIP. Committee members may ask staff questions and vote to make a recommendation to the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization to release the draft 2023-2027 TIP for a 21-day public comment period.
- Reports: Massachusetts Department of Transportation staff will discuss the status of the Transportation Improvement Program projects. Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority and Cape Cod Commission staff will report on recent and upcoming transportation initiatives across Cape Cod.
- New Business: Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair more than 48 hours before the meeting.
This meeting is accessible to people with disabilities. The Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee (JTC) provides reasonable accommodations and/or language assistance free of charge upon request (including but not limited to interpreters in American Sign Language and languages other than English, assistive listening devices and alternate material formats, such as audio tapes, Braille and large print, as available). For accommodations or language assistance please contact the Cape Cod JTC by phone: (508) 362-3828, fax (508) 362-3136, Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS), dial 711 or email email@example.com. Title VI Notice of Nondiscrimination: The Cape Cod JTC complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related federal and state statutes and regulations. It is the policy of the Cape Cod JTC to ensure that no person or group of persons shall on the grounds of Title VI protected categories, including race, color, national origin, or under additional federal and state protected categories including sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, creed, ancestry, veteran's status (including Vietnam-era veterans), or background, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity administered by the Cape Cod JTC. To request additional information about this commitment, or to file a complaint under Title VI or a related nondiscrimination provision, please contact the JTC’s Title VI Coordinator by phone at (508)362-3828, Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS), dial 711, fax (508) 362-3136 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. If this information is needed in another language, please contact the JTC’s Title VI Coordinator by phone at (508)362-3828.
Caso estas informações sejam necessárias em outro idioma, por favor, contate o Coordenador de Título VI da JTC pelo telefone 508-744-1299. The public discussion of the Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) at JTC, and transportation meetings satisfies the Program of Projects (POP) public hearing requirements of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).