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RATS Coordinating Committee July 2017 Meeting Agenda

Reading Area Transportation Study                       

(610) 478-6300                                                                               c/o Berks County Planning Commission                   
FAX:  (610) 478-6316                                                                     Berks County Services Center
                                                                                                        633 Court Street, 14th Floor
                                                                                                        Reading, PA 19601-4309


TO:         Reading Area Transportation Study Coordinating Committee

INFO:     Municipalities
               Private Transportation Providers
               Berks County Legislators
FROM:   Alan D. Piper, Transportation Planner III                                          
DATE:    July 13, 2017
      There will be a meeting of the Reading Area Transportation Study Coordinating Committee on Thursday July 20, 2017 beginning at 1:30 p.m. in the offices of the Berks County Planning Commission, Berks County Services Center, 633 Court Street, 14th Floor, Reading, PA 19601.
      The agenda for the meeting is as follows:
1.    Call to Order – 1:30 p.m.
2.    Review and Approval of Coordinating Committee Minutes of May 18, 2017
3.    Business from the Floor
4.    PennDOT Update on Major Projects
5.    Update on US 422 West Shore Bypass Reconstruction Project
6.    PennDOT Requested Amendments / Modifications to FFY 2017 TIP
7.    Review and Recommendation on RATS Public Participation Plan / Limited English Proficiency Plan
8.    Update on TAP Program Schedule and Review / Recommendation of Proposed Funding Policy
9.    Report on Transportation Improvement Program Development Process
10.  Commuter Services Update
11.  Other Business
12.  Adjournment
Next Meeting: Coordinating Committee – Thursday, September 21, 2017
NOTE:  This will be a joint meeting with the Technical Committee and will be held at the Reading Regional Airport.
The Reading MPO is committed to compliance with nondiscrimination requirements of civil rights statutes, executive orders, regulations and policies applicable to the programs and activities it administers. Accordingly, the MPO is dedicated to ensuring that program beneficiaries receive public participation opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or economic status. Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities and the location is reachable by public transit. The MPO will provide auxiliary services for individuals with language, speech, sight or hearing impediments provided the request for assistance is made by three days prior to the meeting. The MPO will attempt to satisfy other requests, as it is able. Please make your request for auxiliary services to Michael Golembiewski at (610) 478-6300 or planning@countyofberks.com . If you believe you have been denied participation opportunities, or otherwise discriminated against in relation to the programs or activities administered by the MPO, you may file a complaint using the procedures provided in our complaint process document or by contacting Michael Golembiewski at (610) 478-6300 or planning@countyofberks.com .