Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization

Technical Committee

AGENDA

THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018
1:00 p.m.
County/City Building, Room 113


Roll call and acknowledge the "Nebraska Open Meeting Act"

  1. Review and action on the draft minutes of the January 18, 2018 Technical Committee meeting.

  2. Review and action on revisions to the FY-2018-2021 Transportation Program".

  3. a)     Maintenance Facility Construction / Relocation. Add and reprogram federal funds to be obligated
            in FY 2017-18 for the design and construction of a new bus maintenance facility.
    b)     Multi Modal Center - Feasibility Study. Reprogram federal funds and add local funds to be obligated
            in FY 2017-18 for a study to determine the feasibility of a new multi modal center and bus transfer center.


  4. Review and action on revisions to the Lincoln MPO 2040 - 2016 Update Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) and FY 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to include the Nebraska DOT/MPO Highway Safety Performance Measures.

    The Lincoln MPO in coordination with the Nebraska Department of Roads are requesting an amendment to the Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) and the current FY 2018 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to reflect the newly adopted Safety Performance Management Measures that support the NDOT Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP).

  5. Review and action on the MPO's proposed FY 2018-2019 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP).

  6. Review and action on a recommendation regarding 2018 Self-Certification review that the Transportation Planning Process for the Lincoln Metropolitan Area complies with applicable federal laws and regulations.

  7. Review and action to recommend the proposed FY 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Program for recommendation to the Officials Committee.

  8. Briefing on the North 33rd Grade Separation and Cornhusker Highway Subarea Planning Project. This is a combined engineering project to improve safety and mobility and reduce travel delays at the BNSF Railroad crossings, and a corridor planning project to provide a corridor enhancement blueprint for the future development of Cornhusker Highway. Study information is located on the project web page: https://www.33rdcornhusker.com.

  9. Briefing on the Lincoln MPO On-Street Bike Facilities Study. The Lincoln MPO is beginning a study that will improve upon the City of Lincoln on-street facilities network and develop new facilities to provide for safer bicycle commuting and recreational opportunities. The plan will depict a comprehensive system of off-road and on-road facilities that safely connects neighborhoods and destinations and encourages bicycle travel. Study information is located on the project web page: https://www.lincolnbikeplan.com.

  10. Briefing on the Lincoln Bloomberg autonomous shuttle demonstration project set for late May/June.

  11. Other topics for discussion.