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"Call for Projects" Approval Kicks Off 2015 CLRP Update
The next annual update of the regionís Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan (CLRP) is now underway following recent TPB approval of the official Call for Projects and schedule for Air Quality Conformity Analysis of the 2015 CLRP update.
TPB Approves Coordinated Human Service Transportation Plan
At its November 19 meeting, the TPB approved an update to the regionís Coordinated Human Service Transportation Plan. The plan identifies and prioritizes transportation needs of individuals with disabilities and older adults, and provides guidance on selection criteria for projects to receive funding under the new federal Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities program.
Local Planners Chime in on Regional Transportation Priorities
The region is making progress in achieving the goals of the Regional Transportation Priorities Plan, according to local government staff who participated in a series of focus groups conducted by TPB staff in recent months. But participants in the sessions also expressed concerns about continuing funding constraints and other challenges related to implementing transportation improvements.