NOTE: If you require any accommodations in order to participate or experience technical difficulties during the meeting, please contact Sam Taylor, MPO Staff, at or 857.702.3702.

Agenda posted before 4:00 PM, April 4, 2024

Metropolitan Planning Organization Meeting

April 11, 2024, 10:00 AM (Estimated duration: 2 hours and 11 minutes, expected ending at 12:11 PM)

Civil Rights, nondiscrimination, and accessibility information is on page 3.

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Meeting Agenda

1.      Introductions, 2 minutes  

2.      Chair’s Report, 2 minutes

3.      Executive Director’s Report, 5 minutes  

4.      Public Comments, 10 minutes  

5.      Committee Chairs’ Reports, 5 minutes

6.      Regional Transportation Advisory Council Report, 2 minutes

7.      Action Item: March 7, 2024, Meeting Minutes, Vote to approve these minutes, 5 minutes

8.      Action Item: Work Scope for MBTA Fiscal Year 2025 National Transit Database, Bradley Putnam, MPO Staff: Presentation, discussion, and vote to approve this work scope, 5 minutes

9.      Action Item: Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2024–28 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment Six, Ethan Lapointe, MPO Staff: Presentation, discussion, and vote to release this amendment for its 21-day public review period, 10 minutes

10.   TIP Development: Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Capital Investment Plans, Jim Nee, MetroWest Regional Transit Authority, and Felicia Webb, Cape Ann Transportation Authority: Presentation and discussion of RTA Capital Investment Plans and capital project selection processes, 20 minutes

11.   TIP Development: MBTA Capital Investment Plan, Ryan Josti, MBTA Staff: Presentation and discussion of the MBTA Capital Investment Plan updates, the transit project selection process, and continuing projects, 30 minutes

12.   TIP Development: Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Capital Investment Plan, Michelle Scott, MassDOT Staff: Presentation and discussion of the MassDOT Capital Investment Plan updates, the highway project selection process, and continuing projects, 30 minutes

13.   Members’ Items: Reports and notices by MPO members, including regional concerns and local community issues, 5 minutes






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