AGENDA

METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11, 2007

1:00 P.M.

BOARD ASSEMBLY ROOM – 5th FLOOR

CLEARWATER COURTHOUSE

315 COURT STREET, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA

 

I.                 CALL TO ORDER

II.                INVOCATION AND PLEDGE

III.             CITIZENS TO BE HEARD

Citizen comments to the MPO are invited on items or concerns not already scheduled for public hearing on today’s agenda. Please limit comments to three minutes.

IV.              CONSENT AGENDA

A.    Approval of Minutes - Meeting of March 14, 2007

B.    Approval of Invoices

        1.     Tindale-Oliver and Associates

        2.     Renaissance Planning Group

        3.     Tampa Bay Partnership

C.    Approval of Transportation Disadvantaged (TD) Planning Grant Resolution

D.    Approval of Transportation Disadvantaged (TD) Trip/Equipment Grant Resolution

E.     Approval of Section 5303 Resolution

F.     Approval of Endorsement of Pasco County Section 5307 Transit Grant

G.    Approval of Authorization for a Request for Proposals for General Planning Consultants

V.             ENHANCEMENT FUNDED PROGRAM PROJECT STATUS

VI.              TENTATIVE WORK PROGRAM UPDATE

VII.           54th AVENUE SOUTH CORRIDOR STUDY RESULTS

VIII.        REQUEST AUTHORIZATION TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE TRANSPORTATION IMPACT FEE ORDINANCE UPDATE

IX.              LIVABLE COMMUNITIES TASK FORCE – Status Report

X.                 COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS

A.    ITS Advisory Committee – BRT (ITS) Project Grant Proposal

B.    Pedestrian Transportation Advisory Committee Recommendations

                        1.     PTAC Motion #07-1 Regarding Pedestrian Safety

                        2.     PTAC Motion #07-2 Regarding S.R. 580 Resurfacing Project in Dunedin

C.    Bicycle Advisory Committee Recommendations

        1.     BAC Memo regarding Pinellas trail Intersection Traffic Control

        2.     MPO Resolution Endorsing May as Bike Month and Bike to Work Week (May 14 – 18)

XI.              DISCUSSION OF ELECTED OFFICIALS ON THE CITIZENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

XII.           LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

XIII.        PINELLAS MOBILITY INITIATIVE (PMI)

A.    Pinellas Mobility Initiative (PMI) Committee Report

B.    Presentation on St. Pete to Beaches Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project

XIV.         COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS

·         Citizens Advisory Committee

·         Technical Coordinating Committee

XV.            PSTA ACTIVITIES

XVI.         OTHER BUSINESS

A.    Strategic Regional Transit Needs Assessment (SRTNA)

B.    Status of Medicaid Non-Emergency Transportation Spending

C.    PSTA/LCB Coordination Contract Status

D.    Bayway Bridge Workshop – March 28th

E.     U.S. 19 Community Workshop – March 29th

F.     Correspondence

G.    Other

XVII.      ADJOURNMENT