The SJTPO invites you to review and comment of the Draft FY 2020-2029 TIP, which lists projects and programs to be implemented over the next 10 years. For public meeting information or to comment online, visit https://www.sjtpo.org/tip/.
The SJTPO is beginning the process to update the federally-required Regional Transportation Plan (RTP). The RTP identifies the long-range vision for the regional transportation system, outlines the goals, strategies, and projects over a 30-year period, and details anticipated funding. The RTP will guide how over $5 billion in federal transportation funds will be spent in the region over the next 30 years.
Four public meetings will be held (view RTP webpage for meeting times and locations). If you are unable to attend, please provide input on SJTPO’s existing RTP goals and strategies, as well as ideas for new ones. To do so, please visit the Public Comment webpage. Your input will guide the direction of the RTP, scheduled for release in July 2020.
SJTPO’s next Policy Board meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Vineland City Hall; 10:00 AM. Agenda items include approving an amendment to the FY 2019 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP), adopting the 2019 Public Involvement Plan (PIP), and adopting the Staff Replacement Plan, among other topics. The full agenda is available, here.
Last year, Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti, Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Transportation, announced an initiative called “Commitment to Communities.” The initiative highlighted the NJDOT’s pledge to ensure local governments succeed in delivering transportation projects that improve safety and quality of life in New Jersey communities without unduly burdening local property taxpayers. Ms. Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti informed stakeholders that the initiative is succeeding and is an important element in providing superior multi-modal mobility to millions of New Jersey residents every day.
Cross County Connection created a video featuring the Rt. 54/40 Community Shuttle, a free weekday Route Service in Atlantic County. The video is available to view on our YouTube channel. The shuttle schedule and information on accessible services is available on CCC’s website.
The City of Atlantic City is seeking a qualified firm to undertake a road safety assessment for all modes of travel on Atlantic Avenue from Boston Avenue (MP 5.73) to Maine Avenue (MP 8.15). The City would like to advance improvements along Atlantic Avenue, including repaving, operational, and safety improvements with the road safety assessment used as a tool to ensure that improvement meaningfully address the existing safety issues along the corridor.
Proposals are to be received no later than 11:00 A.M., prevailing time, on Friday, April 26, 2019. The City shall not be held responsible for proposal packages that arrive late or to the wrong location. Late proposal packages shall not be considered. Submittals should be addressed to:
SJTPO staff requests public comments on Transportation Conformity, a federally-mandated document, which reports on SJTPO’s demonstration of air quality standards. All comments are due Tuesday, April 30, 2019. For more information, visit the public comment webpage.