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Iowa Transportation Commission to Meet March 12 in Ames

March 08, 2013

AMES, Iowa – March 8, 2013 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, March 12, at the Iowa Department of Transportation headquarters’ Materials Conference Room at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

 

Time

Title

Presenter

1:30 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Feb. 12, 2013, Commission Meeting

Connie Page,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1242

 

Commission Comments

 

 

Staff Comments

 

1:35 p.m.

*Administrative Rule – 761 IAC 520 – Regulations Applicable to Motor Carriers

Mark Lowe, director, Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3121

1:40 p.m.

*Administrative Rule – 761 IAC 4, 600 and 605 – Nurse Practitioner

Mark Lowe, director, Motor Vehicle Division
515-237-3121

1:45 p.m.

*Approval of the FY 2014 State Public Transit Program

Pam Lee,
Office of Public Transit,
515-239-1872

1:50 p.m.

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) Policies

Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1027

1:55 p.m.

*RISE  Application – Marshalltown (delegation)

Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1027

2 p.m.

*RISE  Application – Dubuque County (delegation)

Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1027

2:05 p.m.

Adjourn 

*Action item

Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with Iowa DOT staff at 10 a.m. in the Materials Conference Room. The following transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken during the workshop. The items are listed in no particular order and may be discussed at any point during the workshop.

·     Administrative rules changes

o   761 IAC 520 - Regulations Applicable to Motor Carriers

o   761 IAC 4, 600 and 605 – Nurse Practitioner

·     FY 2014 State Public Transit Program recommendation

o   FFY 2013 formula programs

o   FFY 2013 Bus and Bus Facilities (vehicle replacement)

o   FFY 2012 New Freedom

o   FFY 2012 Job Access and Reverse Commute

·     Annual review of RISE participation per job

·     RISE projects

o   Marshalltown - Immediate Opportunity

o   Dubuque County - Immediate Opportunity

·     April Commission tour preview

·     2013 Highway Program balance report

·     Five-Year Iowa Transportation Improvement Program

·     Transfer of jurisdiction

·     Transfer of jurisdiction – Iowa 175 Decatur bridge over the Missouri River

·     Transportation Alternatives program – Urban Youth Corps funding

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Editor’s note: There are two ways to listen to the Commission’s workshop and business meeting. The broadcast feed and phone line are active 15 minutes prior to each session and discontinued immediately after meeting adjournment.

  1. Live audio streaming will be available online at http://iowadot.gov/commission/audio.html.
  1. Call 1-866-685-1580 and enter access code 0009990545.  


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