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TPB Briefed on CLRP Project Submissions, Air Quality Conformity Analysis
At its March 19 meeting, the TPB received a briefing on project submissions for the 2014 Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan (CLRP) and FY 2015-2020 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Earlier this year, the regionís transportation agencies submitted 11 new projects to be added to the CLRP, which includes more than 750 regionally significant highway, transit, and other projects.
This article includes a map and details about the 11 significant project additions.
Board Discusses Plan for Assessing CLRP in Relation to Priorities Plan
On March 19, TPB staff presented a proposal for assessing the degree to which the projects and programs in the regionís Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan (CLRP) support the strategies and priorities outlined in the Regional Transportation Priorities Plan, adopted by the TPB in January.
With moveDC, District Spells Out Transportation Plans Through 2040
The District of Columbia Department of Transportation (DDOT) briefed the TPB on the Districtís new transportation vision plan, called moveDC, during the March 19 TPB meeting. The federally mandated plan addresses expected growth in population, employment, and congestion, while promoting economic development, offering easier and safer travel options, supporting vibrant neighborhoods, and mitigating environmental impacts of the cityís transportation network.