CCMPO Sub-Regional Representative Election Update - Slate of Candidates
The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (CCMPO) is in the process of conducting an election of Sub-regional representatives to serve a three-year term beginning January 1, 2021. As voted at the October 16, 2020 CCMPO meeting, below is the slate of candidates:
CCMPO Sub-regional Representatives – Slate of Candidates
- Sub-region A: Towns of Bourne, Falmouth, Mashpee and Sandwich
- Judith McLeod Froman (Bourne Select Board)
- Sub-region B: Towns of Yarmouth, and Dennis
- Sheryl McMahon (Dennis Select Board)
- Sub-region C: Towns of Brewster, Harwich, Chatham, and Orleans
- Kevin Galligan (Orleans Select Board)
- Sub-region D: Towns of Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro and Provincetown
- Robert Weinstein (Truro Select Board)
The election for these four sub-regional representative positions will occur at the November 16, 2020 CCMPO meeting. The election process it detailed in the following document. Please contact the CCMPO Election Official, Steven Tupper, at 508-744-1232 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Draft Federal Fiscal Year 2021 UPWP Amendment #1
On October 19, 2020 the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization voted to release for a 21-day public comment period FFY 2021 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) Amendment #1. A copy of Draft Amendment #1, inlcluding details on how to provide comments, is presented below.
The Cape Cod Commission coordinates transportation planning activities under the guidance of the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), a collaboration of local, regional, state, and federal officials. The MPO, designated under federal transportation legislation following the 1990 United States Census, meets to review, direct, and vote on aspects and products of the transportation planning process.
The Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee (CCJTC) is the transportation planning advisory group that reviews, discusses, and votes on recommendations to the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization.
The Cape Cod Commission's MPO-related work includes:
- the preparation of an annual Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for transportation planning activities;
- an annual update of the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and any necessary TIP amendments; and
- the development and implementation of the Cape Cod Regional Transportation Plan (RTP).
Stephanie Pollack, ChairMassachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), Secretary/Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan GulliverMassDOT Highway Division, Highway Administrator
Harold "Woody" Mitchell, Vice ChairCape Cod Commission
Robert LawtonCape Cod Regional Transit Authority (CCRTA), Chairman
Ronald BergstromBarnstable County Commissioners, Chair
Cedric CromwellMashpee Wampanoag Tribal Council, Chairman [Jason Steiding - Designee]
Daniel SantosBarnstable - Designee
Judith MacLeod-FromanSub-region A Representative: Bourne, Falmouth, Mashpee, and Sandwich
Norman HolcombSub-region B Representative: Dennis and Yarmouth
Alan McClennenSub-region C Representative: Brewster, Chatham, Harwich, and Orleans
Robert WeinsteinSub-region D Representative: Eastham, Provincetown, Truro, and Wellfleet
Tom Andrade [Ex-Officio Member]Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee, Chairman
Brian Carlstrom [Ex-Officio Member]National Park Service/Cape Cod National Seashore, Superintendent
Lawrence T. Davis [Ex-Officio Member]US Army Corps of Engineers/Cape Cod Canal
Jeffrey McEwan [Ex-Officio Member]Federal Highway Administration, Adminstrator [Amy Sullivan - Designee]
Peter Butler [Ex-Officio Member]Federal Transit Administration, Acting Administrator