Public Meeting Notice: Meeting Dates

Notice is hereby provided that the Special Transportation Fund Advisory Committee (STFAC) will meet to discuss the Supplemental Funding Opportunity: 2016 Special Transportation Fund (STF) Discretionary Program for Regional Projects and Projects with Statewide Significance.

Meeting One

January 29, 2016: STFAC Review of 2016 STF Discretionary Fund Applications and Coordinated Transportation Plan (CTP) Update Kick-off

At this meeting, the STFAC reviewed the funding process, and transportation providers presented their applications for STF funding to the STFAC.

Meeting Two

February 12, 2016: STFAC Evaluation and Ranking of 2016 STF Discretionary Fund Applications

At this meeting, the STFAC discussed their evaluation of the applications for STF funding and recommended a prioritization ranking of projects to TriMet.

Meeting Three

February 19, 2016: Coordinated Transportation Plan (CTP) Update - STFAC Meeting 2

The third meeting will take place Friday, February 19, 2016, at the City of Portland (Meeting Room C), 1120 SW 5th Ave., 2nd Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will review completed research, discuss updates to CTP Section 2 (Existing Transportation Services), Section 3 (Services Guidelines), Section 4 (Needs Assessment) and prepare for worksession.

Meeting Four

March 4, 2016: Worksession with STFAC Members and Other Providers

The fourth meeting will take place Friday, March 4, 2016, at the ODOT Public Meeting Room, 123 NW Flanders, First Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will obtain input on updates to CTP Section 4 (Needs Assessment), arrive at a consensus on updates and summary of needs and gaps.

Meeting Five

March 18, 2016: STFAC Meeting

The fifth meeting will take place on Friday, March 18, 2016, at the ODOT Public Meeting Room, 123 NW Flanders, First Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will review and discuss updates to CTP Section 5 (Strategic Assessment) and come to a consensus on updated Strategic Initiatives and Strategies.

Meeting Six

April 15, 2016: Worksession with STFAC Members and Other Providers

The sixth meeting will take place on Friday, April 18, 2016, at the ODOT Public Meeting Room, 123 NW Flanders, First Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will review data and costs in application forms, determine comfort level with evaluation criteria, come to a consensus on evaluation criteria and an understanding how to apply them.

Meeting Seven

May 6, 2016: STFAC Meeting

The seventh meeting will take place on Friday, May 6, 2016, at the ODOT Public Meeting Room, 123 NW Flanders, First Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will obtain feedback on the Draft CTP Update and come to a consensus on requested updates to the Draft CTP.

Meeting Eight

May 27, 2016: STFAC Meeting

The eighth meeting will take place on Friday, May 27, 2016, at the ODOT Public Meeting Room, 123 NW Flanders, First Floor, from 9 a.m. to noon. At this meeting, the STFAC will obtain feedback on the Final CTP and come to a consensus on final edits to CTP.

TriMet will provide a sign language interpreter for anyone who requests it at least 48 hours before the meeting by calling 503-962-4831 or TDD 503-962-5811 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.