Forth Worth, Dallas, Denton & Plano Resource Centers on Independent Living

WHAT DO YOU THINK? TELL US.

 

 

WHAT DO YOU THINK? TELL US.

 

Information will be posted online at www.nctcog.org/input for public review and comment June 7 – July 6, 2021. To request printed copies of the information, call 817-608-2365 or email cbaylor@nctcog.org.

 

10-Year Plan Update

Each year, the Regional Transportation Council approves an update to the Regional 10-Year Plan, which identifies major projects to be implemented in the region. An updated draft of the project list covering projects from FY 2022 to FY 2031, including a proposal to swap funding sources on several projects to draw down the region’s carryover balance, will be presented for review and comment.

 

Congestion Management Process

Federal regulations mandate urbanized areas with populations over 200,000 must implement and maintain a Congestion Management Process (CMP) for measuring transportation congestion levels and prioritizing management strategies. Staff will present a brief overview of federal CMP requirements and topics to be considered in the CMP update.

 

Public Transportation Funding: American Rescue Plan and FY21

Program of Projects

NCTCOG staff will present proposed transit projects funded by the Federal Transit Administration through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 and the final award of Fiscal Year 2021 funds for the following four programs: Urbanized Area Formula, Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities, State of Good Repair, and Bus and Bus Facilities. This input opportunity 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/County Transportation, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA), North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG), Trinity Metro, Northeast Transportation Service (NETS), Public Transit Services (PTS), Span, Inc., and STAR Transit. Please note DART hosts their own public meeting and can be contacted directly for more information.

 

FY2022 and FY2023 Unified Planning Work Program

The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for regional transportation planning provides a summary of the transportation and related air quality planning efforts to be conducted by NCTCOG as the metropolitan planning organization. Draft recommendations for the Fiscal Year 2022 and Fiscal Year 2023 UPWP will be presented for public review and comment.

 

Project Proposals for AV2.2 and AV2.3

In October 2018, the Regional Transportation Council adopted the Automated Vehicles 2.0 Program. NCTCOG staff is requesting funding for several automated vehicle projects and will present details on each project being recommended for approval.

 

Federal Certification Review of the Metropolitan Transportation

Planning Process

Federal regulations require the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to conduct a joint certification review every four years for large metropolitan areas. Details of this review process will be presented for public review and comment. The presentation and a survey from the federal agencies are available online at www.nctcog.org/input. To request printed copies, call 817-608-2365. All public comments should be submitted directly to FHWA and FTA.

 

Online Review & Comment Only; (No Audio Presentation)

Proposed Modifications to the List of Funded Projects:

www.nctcog.org/input

 

Resources & Information

Interactive Public Input: Map Your Experience: www.nctcog.org/mapyourexperience

Access North Texas: www.nctcog.org/accessntx

Vehicle Incentives & Funding Opportunities: www.nctcog.org/aqfunding

Mobility 2045 Administrative Revisions: www.nctcog.org/input

 

Comments & Questions

Email: transinfo@nctcog.org

Website: www.nctcog.org/input

Fax: 817-640-3028

Phone: 817-695-9240

Mail: P.O. Box 5888

Arlington, TX 76005

www.nctcog.org/input

 

For special accommodations due to a disability or language translation, contact

817-608-2365 or cbaylor@nctcog.org. Reasonable accommodations will be made.

 

Para ajustes especiales por discapacidad o para interpretación de idiomas, llame al 817-608-2365 o por email: cbaylor@nctcog.org. Se harán las adaptaciones razonables.

 

 

North Central Texas Council of Governments

Transportation Department