FEBRUARY 2016 Agendas

MEETING OF THE TRANSPORTATION PROJECT ADVISORY COMMITTEE

FOR THE

TRANSPORTATION POLICY BOARD

 

Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Office

211 N. Florence St, Suite 103, 1st Floor

El Paso, Texas 79901

 

AGENDAWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2016, 1:30 P.M.

1.Call to Order……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….......Chair

 

OPEN COMMENT PERIOD

The Transportation Project Advisory Committee (TPAC) will allow speakers from the audience to comment on any transportation related issue that is not on the agenda. During the course of the meeting, audience members will be given the opportunity to discuss each item in the order in which it appears on the agenda, after the Committee has discussed the item. Speakers will be allowed three (3) minutes for their comments. For more information, please contact Brenda Garcia, (915) 212-0258 at the MPO Office.

 

(The agenda and backup materials are included in the packet, and on the MPO webpage:http://www.elpasompo.org)

DISCUSSION AND ACTION TO:

2.Approve motions for theTransportation Project Advisory Committee……………………………………..…………….……..Chair(TPAC) January 6, 2016.

Report:

3.City of El Paso’s International Bridges Department Update………………………………………………………..Mathew McElroy

 

DISCUSSION AND ACTION TO:

4.Createa FTA 5310 Grant Application Ad Hoc Committee……………………………………...…………………………..……MPO

DISCUSSION AND ACTION TO RECOMMEND TO THE TRANSPORTATION POLICY BOARD (TPB):

5.Amend the Horizon 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), and the Horizon…..…………………………..….…NMDOT

2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) to program the NM 273 Drainage & Guardrail Project, MPO ID# M640X/CN E100210, using $350,000 Surface Transportation Program (STP-Flex) funds in Fiscal Year (FY) 2017;

 

6.Amend the Horizon 2040 MTP and the Horizon 2015-2018 TIP to………………………….……….…………..Dona Ana County

Program the Airport Road Improvements project, MPO ID# M639X using $294,931 of New Mexico Local Government Road Funding (LGRF), $8,432,000 of New Mexico Capital Outlay funds, and $100,000 of Don Ana County Local Contribution for a total project cost of $8,826,931in FY 2017.

 

7.Amend the Horizon 2040 MTP and the Horizon 2015-2018 TIP to…………………………………………...……..City of El Paso

Reprogram the Central Business District (CBD) 4 project from FY 2018 to FY 2020.

 

8.Amend the Horizon 2040 MTP and the Horizon 2015-2018 TIP to.………………………………………………....City of El Paso

a.Reprogram in FY 2017, Zaragoza POE, Pan American Dr. & Winn Rd. Build Improvements Phase 1 project MPO ID #A524X-CAP/CSJ 0924-06-418, to reflect $600,000 of Preliminary Engineering only.

b.Deprogram Zaragoza POE, Pan American Dr. & Winn Rd. Build/Improvements Phase 2 project MPO ID #A524B-CAP/CSJ 0924-06-470 in the amount of $5,300,000 in FY 2019.

c.Program the Zaragoza POE, Pan American Dr. & Winn Rd. Build/Improvements (Construction) project MPO ID# A524X-CAP-2/CSJ 0924-06-418 for 4-lane divided from the Zaragoza Port of Entry (POE) Campus to Loop 375 at Pan American Dr., in FY 2018 using Surface Transportation Program – Metro Mobility (STP-MM) in the amount of $12,142,169.

Report:

9.Status report on New Mexico Department of Transportation’s (NMDOT)… …………………………............................. NMDOT

Santa Teresa Border Area Transportation Needs Assessment and Strategic Plan.

 

Thenext meetingof the TPACis at1:30 p.m.onMarch 2,2016,or as needed.The due date for submittal ofagenda items, names of speakers, attachments, items for presentations, andProject Request Forms (PRFs) is no later thanFebruary 17, 2016 by 3:00p.m.

 

10.Adjournment.

 

Sign Language and foreign interpreters (provided that one is available)and copies of the Agenda will be provided inBraille, large print, other languages, or audiotapeupon request made at a minimum of48 hoursprior to the date and time of the meeting.

 

Lenguaje de señas, intérpretes al Español (a condición de que uno esté disponible)y copias de la agenda se proveerán enBraille, copias ampliadas, otros idiomas, o la cinta magnética para audiocon petición de un mínimo de 48 horas antes de la fecha y de la hora de la reunión.

POSTED THIS29thDAY OF JANUARY 2016AT THE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, FIRST FLOOR, 500 EAST SAN ANTONIO STREET, EL PASO, TEXAS 79901.New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) website:www.nmprc.state.nm.us

 

 

 

 

Brenda Garcia, Recording Secretary for the

Transportation Project Advisory Committee

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