Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Ames March 14

Posted on: March 09, 2017

AMES, Iowa – March 9, 2017 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, March 14, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

Business meeting agenda

Time

Title

 

Presenter

1:30 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Feb. 14, 2017, Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

   
 

Staff Comments

   

1:35 p.m.

*Administrative Rules:
761 IAC 4, Public Records and Fair Information Practices

 

Annette Dunn, director,
Information Technology Division,
515-239-1284

 

*Administrative Rules:
761 IAC 615, Sanctions

 

Melissa Spiegel, interim director, Motor Vehicle Division,
515-297-3121

 

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Davenport

 

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

 

*RISE – Rock Valley

 

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

 

*RISE – Cedar Rapids

 

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

 

*RISE Project Settlement – Burlington

 

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

 

*Statewide Transportation Alternatives Program Funding    Recommendations

 

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

 

*Federal Recreational Trails Program Funding Recommendations

 

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

 

*Iowa’s Clean Air Attainment Program Funding Recommendations

 

Deb Arp, Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1681

 

*Commercial and Industrial Network Modification

 

Phil Mescher, Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1629

1:45 p.m.

Adjourn

   

*Action item

Tuesday, March 14
Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 14, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa DOT’s headquarters in Ames.

The following transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken during the meeting. The items are listed in no particular order and may be discussed at any point during the workshop.

  • Commission input
  • Director’s report
  • Administrative Rules
    -761 IAC 4, Public Records and Fair Information Practices
    -761 IAC 615, Sanctions
  • Grant Program recommendations
    -Iowa’s Clean Air Attainment Program funding recommendations (The recommendations were discussed at the February workshop and can be viewed online at iowadot.gov/systems_planning/icaap.htm.)
    -Statewide Transportation Alternatives Program funding recommendations (The recommendations were discussed at the February workshop and can be viewed online at www.iowadot.gov/systems_planning/trans_enhance.htm.)
    -Federal Recreational Trails Program funding recommendations (The recommendations can be viewed online after the workshop at www.iowadot.gov/systems_planning/fedstate_rectrails.htm.)
  • Commercial and Industrial Network modification
  • RISE projects
    -Davenport Immediate Opportunity
    -Cedar Rapids Local Development
    -Rock Valley Local Development
    -Burlington Project Settlement
  • April Commission tour preview
  • Washington, D.C., trip discussion
  • 2017 Highway Program balance report
  • Five-Year Program discussion
    -Asset management
    -Program

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Editor’s note: There are two ways to listen to the Iowa Transportation Commission’s informal workshop session and business meeting. The broadcast feed and phone lines are active 15 minutes prior to each of the three meetings and discontinued immediately after a meeting ends.

  1. Live audio streaming and some PowerPoint presentations will be available online
    at iowadeptoftransport.adobeconnect.com/iowa_dot_commission_meeting/.

  2. Call 866-685-1580 and enter access code 0009990545.

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