June Public Input

June Public Meeting
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Monday, June 10, 2019
6:00 pm

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

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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
2020-2022 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goals
As a recipient of federal transportation funds, NCTCOG is required to establish and periodically update Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goals to encourage contracting opportunities for minority and historically underutilized businesses. The draft update of the DBE participation goals will be presented for review and comment.
 
Regional Pedestrian Safety Action Plan
The North Texas Pedestrian Safety Action Plan will develop goals and action items to address the high number of pedestrian crashes and fatalities across the region. With the guidance of a diverse stakeholder committee, the plan will include analysis of reported crash data, a public opinion survey, goals and strategies to improve pedestrian safety and prioritized areas of the region to implement safety countermeasures. An overview of the plan will be presented.
 
Online Review & Comment
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.

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

Volkswagen Funding Available for Buses
The Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program (TxVEMP) has opened the first round of funding for projects to replace or repower old diesel school, transit and shuttle buses. $11,684,806 in funding will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis for the Dallas-Fort Worth area.  More information www.nctcog.org/aqfunding.