The next TAC meeting is scheduled for Nov. 12, 2015.
MoDOT Submits Report on I-70 Tolling Options
Draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan
The Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan, prepared annually, sets forth the specific construction projects MoDOT will undertake in the next 5 years. It covers highways and bridges, transit, aviation, rail, waterways, enhancements and other projects. You can review the Draft STIP for 2016-2020 by clicking on the link at the right.
MO Rides Working to Help Those with Transportation Challenges
MO Rides referral service works with transportation providers to coordinate affordable rides for people with transportation challenges. Visit the new website morides.org for information.
Eastern Missouri Transportation Coordinating Council Meetings
The EMTCC will be holding meetings from May - November of 2015. Government and local community leaders are encouraged to attend so they can learn more information about MO RIDES. Please contact Deana Dothage at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (636) 359-4956 if you have any questions. Check out the meeting schedule and plan to attend!
View From the Chair
“View from the Chair” is a newsletter prepared by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission Chairman. You may subscribe if you are interested in receiving it.
MACOG Transportation Planner’s Group Award
BRPC Senior Planner Krishna Kunapareddy (at left in photo) attended the National Association of Development Organization (NADO) Rural Transportation Conference in December. The Missouri Association of Councils of Government Transportation Planner’s Group received the NADO 2014 Excellence in Transportation Award. The award was received due to extensive involvement in the planning process as well as the project selection for the Amendment 7 campaign. Congratulations and Thank You to Krishna and the BRPC Transportation Advisory Committee for all of your work and the many hours devoted to transportation planning for the Boonslick Region!
Boonslick Transportation Advisory Committee
The Boonslick Regional Planning Committee Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) works closely with the Missouri Department of Transportation to identify and prioritize needs within the region. The TAC includes 27 members, with 9 representatives from each county (Lincoln, Montgomery & Warren) appointed from the following backgrounds:
- Retail/commercial/residential development
- Economic development/chamber of commerce
- Emergency services
- Special needs population
- Private citizens.
The TAC meets quarterly, though it may meet more often if necessary. The meetings are open to the public. Transportation improvements identified by the TAC are presented to the BRPC membership for approval and forwarded to MoDOT for funding consideration.May 2015 TAC meeting: Agenda Minutes February 2015 TAC meeting: Agenda Minutes