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Pinellas County MPO
310 Court Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Phone: 727.464.8200
Fax: 727.464.8201

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 Meeting Agendas, Board Profile and Advisory Committees

The MPO Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. at the County Courthouse at 315 Court Street (5th floor Assembly Room), Clearwater, Florida. Agendas are published on this page approximately one week before each meeting. Please note that effective September 10, the MPO and Pinellas Planning Council (PPC) began meeting under the new consolidated MPO/PPC board. The MPO portion of the agenda will occur first and will be followed by the PPC agenda.ppc



The Next MPO Meeting
:

January 14,2014

December 10, 2014
Agenda CAC agenda

Please note that effective September 10, the MPO and Pinellas Planning Council (PPC) began meeting under the new consolidated MPO/PPC board. The MPO portion of the agenda will occur first and will be followed by the PPC agenda.ppc

Presentation Files:
Five-Year Tentative Work Program CAC agenda

Dunedin Causeway Project Development and Environment Study (PD&E) CAC agenda

Adoption of the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan CAC agenda


County Courthouse
315 Court Street
(5th floor Assembly Room),
Clearwater, FL



MPO Meeting

 

 





Meetings may be viewed on TV at Channel 622 (Bright House), Channel 18 (Knology), and Channel 44 (Verizon) live.  They may also be viewed on the Pinellas County website live, or
archived according to the date of the previous meeting.

spc meeting announcements Special Meeting Announcements

Check here for dates, times and locations of special meetings held outside of the regular MPO advisory committee and MPO meeting schedules.








  MPO Board Profiles:

The Pinellas County MPO is governed by a 13-member board of elected officials representing municipal governments, the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners and the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority link to external site (PSTA).   The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 7 Office link to external site is represented on the board by the District Secretary who is a non-voting member.

Jim Kennedy

Jim Kennedy
Chair

City of St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg City Hall
P.O. Box 2842
St. Petersburg, FL 33731
727.893.7117

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John Morroni
Vice Chairman
Board of County Commissioners
Pinellas County Courthouse
315 Court Street
Clearwater , FL 33756
727.464.3568

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Joanne "Cookie" Kennedy - Secretary
Representing Belleair Beach, Belleair Shore, Indian Rocks Beach, Indian Shores, Madeira Beach, North Redington Beach, Redington Beach, Redington Shores, St. Pete Beach and Treasure Island
1507 Bay Palm Blvd
Indian Rocks Beach, FL 33785
727.595.2517

Doreen Hock-DiPolito

Doreen Hock-DiPolito - Treasurer
City of Clearwater
Clearwater City Hall
P.O. Box 4748
Clearwater, FL 33758-4748
727.562.4042

Karen Seel

Karen Seel
Board of County Commissioners
Pinellas County Courthouse
315 Court Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
727.464.3278

Eggers

Dave Eggers
Board of County
Commissioners
Pinellas County
Courthouse
315 Court Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
727.464.3276



Julie Ward Bujalski

Julie Ward Bujalski
Representing the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
City of Dunedin
Dunedin City Hall
P.O. Box 1348
Dunedin, FL 34697-1348
727.298.3011




Wengay M. Newton Sr.

Wengay M. Newton Sr.
City of St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg City Hall
P.O. Box 2842
St. Petersburg, FL 33731
727. 893.7117

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Kevin Piccarreto
Representing Seminole, Kenneth City, Gulfport, South Pasadena, Town of Belleair and Belleair Bluffs
901 Ponce de Leon Blvd.
Belleair, FL 33756
727.588.3769



Sandra Bradbury

Sandra Bradbury
City of Pinellas Park
Pinellas Park City Hall
P.O. Box 1100
Pinellas Park, FL 33780
727.541.0706

Michael Smith

Michael Smith
City of Largo
Largo City Hall
201 Highland Avenue
P.O. Box 296
Largo, FL 37779
727.587.6702



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John Tornga
City of Dunedin
Dunedin City Hall
P.O. Box 1348
Dunedin, FL 34697
727.298.3011

 

Merz

Cliff Merz
Representing Tarpon Springs, Safety Harbor and Oldsmar
City of Safety Harbor
750 Main St.
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
727.724.1555




Sarah Ward

Sarah Ward
Interim Executive Director
Metropolitan Planning Organization
Pinellas County, Florida
310 Court Street,
Clearwater, FL 33756
727.464.8200

Minutes :

Click on the dates below to view the minutes.

2014 January 08, February 12, March 12, April 09, May 14, June 11,
July 09, August (no meeting), September 10 , October 08, November 12, December 10 Newsletter
2013 January 09, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 08, June 12, July 10, August (no meeting), September 11 , October 09, November 13, December 11
2012 January 26, February 23, March 14, April 11, May 09, June 13, July 11, September 12, October 14, November 14, December 12
2011

December 14, November 09, October 12, September 14, July 13, May 11, April 13, March 09, February 09, January 12

2010 December 8, November 10, October 13, September 08, July 14,
June 09, May 12, April 14, March 10, February 10, January 13

 

Calendar of Meetings


 Advisory Committees
to the MPO:

Advisory committee members provide input to the MPO to help advisory board meeting identify and address transportation planning issues. To achieve a broad representation of ideas and perspectives, members are drawn from three categories: citizens, professionals (technical, social service, law enforcement, municipal agencies, etc.), and policy (elected officials). Vacancies occur periodically. If you are interested in serving, contact the MPO .

 

Committee
Meets*
Meeting Date
& Agenda*
Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) - assists the MPO by providing input to the transportation planning process that reflects citizens’ views and interests. The 26 members represent the county’s municipalities and the county as a whole. 

4th Thursday
each month
7:00 p.m.

Planning
Department Conference Room - 1st floor
310 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756

Next Meeting:
Jan. 29, 2015

Dec. 4, 2014
Agenda CAC agenda


Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) - 30 plus-member group comprised of state, regional and local planners, traffic engineers, transit representatives and environmentalists representing transportation and government agencies.  The TCC assists the MPO by reviewing transportation plans and programs and making recommendations based on their technical adequacy.

4th Wednesday
each month
2:00 p.m.

Planning
Department Conference Room - 1st floor
310 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756

Next Meeting:
Jan. 28, 2015

Dec. 3, 2014
Agenda agenda

Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) - provides MPO with input and direction on bicycle and pedestrian-related issues, plans and policies. The 21-member BPAC includes technical representatives from state, county, and municipal governments, law enforcement personnel and private citizens who are advocates for the needs of bicyclists and pedestrians.

3rd Monday
each month
8:30 a.m.

Planning
Department Conference Room - 1st floor
310 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756



Next Meeting:
Feb. 23, 2015

Dec. 15, 2014cac agenda

Joint Pinellas/ Hillsborough BPAC meeting:
Jan. 13, 2015



Local Coordinating Board (LCB) - established pursuant to Rule 41-2, F.A.C., as policy and oversight board for the MPO Transportation Disadvantaged Program. There are 15 members representing private and non-profit transportation providers, PSTA, social service agencies, the Pinellas County School Board and private citizens. 

Quarterly every 3rd Tuesday
of the month
9:15 a.m.

Planning
Department Conference Room - 1st floor
310 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756

Next Meeting:
Feb. 17, 2015

Nov. 18, 2014
Agenda LCB Agenda


Intelligent Transportation Systems Committee (ITS) - composed of public and private sector transportation planners, engineers, MPO members and representatives from a variety of transportation-related specialties including traffic management, emergency management (includes fire and rescue), law enforcement, transit, communications and tourism.
Twice Per Year
1:30 p.m.

Planning
Department Conference Room - 1st floor
310 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756

School Transportation Safety Committee (STSC) - composed of local elected officials and school board members, this committee addresses school related transportation access and safety issues and improvement of communication and coordination between transportation agencies and the Pinellas County School Board.

1st Wednesday
every other month
9:00 a.m.


Next Meeting:
Feb. 04, 2015

Oct. 1, 2014
Agenda STSC agenda

Pinellas Schools Collaborative Meeting: Oct. 1, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
Agenda STSC agenda


Pinellas Trail
Security Task Force
(PTSTF) - composed of law enforcement officials and county staff. The Task Force monitors and addresses issues related to safety on the Pinellas Trail.
Quarterly
(January, April,
July, October)
Second Tuesday
9 a.m.

Next Meeting:
Jan. 13, 2015

Oct. 14, 2014
Agenda pdf

 Other Committees Supported by the MPO:

Committee
Meets*
Meeting Date
& Agenda*
The Tampa Bay Transportation Management Area (TMA) Leadership Group - The TMA Leadership Group consists of nine elected officials from Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas MPOs and two non-voting technical advisors from FDOT and TBARTA. The principal roles of the Leadership Group are to foster a consensus on regional transportation priorities and represent the TMA with a unified voice in discussions with state and federal agencies on transportation and funding matters.
9:30 a.m.
in the Atkins Conference Room on the 6th Floor at 4030 West Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, FL
Next Meeting:
Jan. 16, 2015

Nov. 07, 2014
Agenda TMA link

* Unless specifically noted, all of the meetings listed in the above table above are held at the MPO Conference Room, 310 Court Street, Clearwater, Florida. A schedule for Advisory Committee meetings is listed below. When agendas are ready they will be posted in the "information" column. Typically this occurs approximately one week before the scheduled meeting.

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