Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Coralville June 13

Posted on: June 08, 2017

AMES, Iowa – June 8, 2017 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, June 13, at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 300 E. Ninth St., in Coralville.

On Monday, June 12, the Commission will tour transportation projects in eastern Iowa and conduct an informal workshop session at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.

Business meeting agenda Tuesday, June 13

Time

Title

 

Presenter

 8 a.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
May 9, 2017, Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

   
 

Staff Comments

   
 

*Administrative Rules
-761 IAC 511, Special Permits for Operation and Movement of Vehicles and Loads of Excess Size and Weight
-761 IAC 513, Compacted Rubbish Vehicle Permits

 

Christopher Little,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3240

 

*Administrative Rules
-761 IAC 920, State Transit Assistance
-761 IAC 921, Advanced Allocations of State Transit Assistance Funding
-761 IAC 924, Public Transit Infrastructure Grant Program

 

Stuart Anderson, director,
Planning, Programming and Modal Division,
515-239-1661

 

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

 

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

 

*2018-2022 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program

 

Stuart Anderson, director,
Planning, Programming and Modal Division,
515-239-1661

 8:10 a.m.

Adjourn

   

*Action item

Public input meeting agenda Tuesday, June 13

Time

Title

Presenter

  8:10 a.m.*

Opening Remarks

John Putney, Commission chair

  8:15 a.m.

Welcome by City of Coralville

John Lundell, mayor

  8:20 a.m.

Cities of Coralville/
North Liberty

Kelly Hayworth, Coralville
Ryan Heiar, North Liberty

  8:35 a.m.

East Central Iowa Council of Governments

Doug Elliott

  8:45 a.m.

City of Cedar Rapids

Ron Corbett, mayor

  9 a.m.

Legislator Introductions/Comments

 

  9:10 a.m.

Meet and Greet

 

  9:30 a.m.

Highway 61 Coalition

Khayree Duckett

  9:40 a.m.

Dubuque Metropolitan Area Transportation Study

Roy D. Buol, mayor

  9:50 a.m.

Bi-State Regional Commission

Gena McCullough

10:05 a.m.

Unscheduled Delegations

 

 *Input meeting will begin shortly after the conclusion of the Commission’s business meeting.


Monday, June 12
Transportation tour
The Commission and Iowa Department of Transportation staff will tour transportation projects in eastern Iowa Monday, June 12, starting at 9 a.m. at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. The tour will end around 3 p.m. at the hotel. Transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken on the tour.

Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 12, at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.

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
    -Commission input on their priorities/vision of our transportation system
  • Director’s report
  • Administrative Rules
    -761 IAC 511, Special Permits for Operation and Movement of Vehicles and Loads of Excess Size and Weight
    -761 IAC 513, Compacted Rubbish Vehicle Permits
    -761 IAC 920, State Transit Assistance

    -761 IAC 921, Advanced Allocations of State Transit Assistance Funding
    -761 IAC 924, Public Transit Infrastructure Grant Program
  • RISE projects
    -Norwalk Immediate Opportunity
  • State Public Transit Program recommendations (These recommendations can be viewed online after the workshop at gov/transit/funding-programs-and-applications/funding-programs )
    -State Transit Assistance
    -Public Transit Infrastructure
  • 2017 Highway Program balance report
  • Five-Year Program

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

  1. Live audio and some presentation materials will be available via the Skype meeting link.
  2. For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 57904722.

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