Regional Transportation Advisory Council Meeting

Conference Room 4, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 3:00 PM

(Estimated duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes; expected ending at 4:30 PM.)

Meeting Agenda

  1. Introductions, 5 minutes (3:00 PM), Tegin Teich, Chair
  2. Chair’s Report, 5 minutes (3:05 PM), T. Teich, Chair
  3. Approval of April 11, 2018, Meeting Minutes, 5 minutes (3:10 PM), T. Teich, Chair (Minutes posted to MPO Website Calendar link to page before meeting)
  4. 3C Documents Comment Letter to MPO, 15 minutes (3:15 PM), Chris Porter, 3C Committee Chair, Finalize comment letter to the MPO (posted)
  5. MBTA Systemwide Survey Results, 10 minutes (3:30 PM), Katie Pincus, Transit Service Planning Manager, CTPS, Presentation and discussion on recent update to MBTA ridership survey information
  6. Transportation Equity: Disparate Impact and Disproportionate Burden Policy, 20 minutes (3:40 PM), Betsy Harvey, CTPS, Review of public outreach activities for policy development
  7. Cambridge-Watertown Bus Priority Pilot, 20 minutes (4:00 PM), T.Teich, Chair, City of Cambridge, Presentation and discussion of plans for dedicated bus lane with traffic signal prioritization along Mt. Auburn Street west of Fresh Pond Parkway
  8. Old Business, New Business, and Member Announcements, 10 minutes (4:20 PM), Ongoing Advisory Council items and issues, including notices by members and items that were not anticipated
  9. Adjourn (4:30 PM)




Agenda posted before (3:00 PM), May 4, 2018


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