September Public Input

September Public Meetings
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Monday, September 10
2:30 pm

North Central Texas Council of Governments
616 Six Flags Drive
Arlington, TX 76011

Tuesday, September 11
6:00 pm

Meadows Conference Center
2900 Live Oak St.
Dallas, TX 75204

Wednesday, September 19
6:00 pm

North Richland Hills Library
9015 Grand Ave
North Richland Hills, TX 76180

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Email: transinfo@nctcog.org
Fax: (817) 640-3028
Phone: (817) 695-9240
Mail: P.O. Box 5888, Arlington, Texas 76005

Presentations
Work Program Modifications [PDF] | Handout [PDF]
The UPWP for regional transportation planning provides a summary of the transportation and related air quality planning tasks to be conducted by the metropolitan planning organization. Proposed modifications to the FY2018 and FY2019 UPWP will be presented.

Public Transportation Agency Program of Projects | Arlington Meeting [PDF] | Dallas & NRH Meetings [PDF] | Handout 5307 [PDF] | Handout 5310 [PDF] | Handout 5337 [PDF] | Handout 5339 [PDF] 
Staff will present proposed transit projects funded by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) through the final award of Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 funds for the following four programs: Urbanized Area Formula (Section 5307), Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities (Section 5310), State of Good Repair (Section 5337), and Bus and Bus Facilities (Section 5339). This opportunity for comment meets the federal requirement for public participation in programs of projects.

The following agencies’ programs of projects will be presented:
City of Arlington, City of Grand Prairie, City of McKinney, City of Mesquite, City/County Transportation, Community Transit Services (CTS), Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA), NCTCOG, Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA), Northeast Transportation Service (NETS), Public Transit Services (PTS), Span, Inc. and STAR Transit.

Implementation of Regional Veloweb Trail Corridors [PDF]
Several sections of Regional Veloweb trails have been identified to complete gaps in the trail network and provide critical connections to rail stations. Staff will provide an overview of funding recommendations to implement several sections of these regional trail corridors. 

Automated Vehicles 2.0 [PDF]
Staff will present information related to automated vehicle deployment within the region and the North Central Texas Council of Governments automated vehicle program.

Public Participation Plan Update [PDF] | Draft Plan [PDF]
The Public Participation Plan outlines the principles, goals and strategies for involving North Texans in the transportation and air quality planning process, including procedures for public comment periods. Staff will present proposed revisions to the PPP that reflect new legislative requirements and the increasing role of video in public input opportunities.

Resources and Information
Proposed Modifications to the List of Funded Projects

A comprehensive list of funded transportation projects through 2022 is maintained in the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Projects with committed funds from federal, state and local sources are included in the TIP. To maintain an accurate project listing, this document is updated on a regular basis. To view the current set of project modifications, visit www.nctcog.org/trans/tip.

EV Incentives
Several new electric vehicle makes and models are available in Texas. Visit www.dfwcleancities.org/evnt to see which ones qualify for a rebate. Additionally, you may also qualify for additional incentives through the AirCheckTexas program. Visit www.airchecktexas.org to see which vehicles are eligible.

Regional Smoking Vehicle Program (RSVP) Celebrates New Look
Since 2007, the RSVP has allowed North Central Texans to help improve air quality by anonymously reporting vehicles emitting visible smoke and pollution. Newly designed educational material and information on how to report a smoking vehicle is available upon request. More information: www.smokingvehicle.net

ACT Now!
You could be eligible for up to $3500 for your older vehicle! North Texans whose vehicles have failed the emission portion of the state inspection in the past 30 days or are at least 10 years old are encouraged to apply for assistance through the AirCheckTexas Program. For more information, visit www.airchecktexas.org or call 1-800-898-9103.

Mobility 2040 Administrative Revisions [PDF]
The administrative revisions for the Metropolitan Transportation Plan for North Central Texas are based on NCTCOG review, public comments and conformity partner comments.