Performance Based Planning and Programming (PbPP) Virtual Roundtable November 29
Is your agency on track in setting its transit asset management (TAM) performance targets? Join FTA and co-hosting organizations at a November 29 webinar to learn about legislative requirements for performance-based planning as well as the experiences of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) and transit agencies working to develop TAM plans and set state of good repair performance targets.
On 1:30 p.m. EDT November 29, FTA, the Association of MPOs (AMPO), and the American Public Transit Association (APTA) will co-host a two-hour Performance-Based Planning Roundtable webinar. The webinar will provide important guidance on how to meet requirements for Performance-Based Planning and Transit Asset Management and explore potential methods and processes for transit agencies to coordinate with MPOs and state departments of transportation to implement performance-based approaches to transportation planning.
Safety Performance Management Webinar in December – 3 Opportunities
The Office of Safety is sponsoring a webinar on safety performance management following submittal of the first round of safety targets. We’ll discuss examples of methodologies used, lessons learned and strategies to think about as States work to meet their targets and enter the next target setting cycle. The identical webinar is being offered on three dates to help accommodate busy schedules.
- Monday, December 11, 2017, 2:00pm-3:00pm EST
- Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 10:00am-11:00am EST
- Friday, December 15, 2017, 11:00am-12:00pm EST
Participants are asked to register to attend one of the webinars using this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sharing-first-set-of-safety-targets-registration-34337259668
If you have any questions, please contact David Kopacz at 708-402-0840.
San Angelo MPO Visioning and Goal Setting Workshop on February 8, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (CST)
at the Concho Valley Transit District Multi Modal Terminal—510 N. Chadbourne Street San Angelo, TX 76903
The San Angelo MPO, in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration and the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, will conduct this free training in which the Transportation Policy Board, Technical Advisory Committee, and other stakeholders will cooperatively work on establishing a multi-modal vision for the future of transportation in the San Angelo metropolitan area. The workshop participants will also develop goals and objectives that can be implemented to attain the vision while following the MAP-21/FAST Act performance-based planning and programming (PBPP) process. This event is posted as an example of training that is available to Texas MPOs and is not meant as an invitation for areas outside SAMPO and their associated stakeholders. For more information regarding this training, please contact Bill Frawley, TTI at (817) 462‐0533.
FAST Act Metropolitan Planning Workshop sponsored by the TTI and FHWA Texas Division
on February 15, 2018, 1-4 p.m. at the Maude Cobb Convention Center, 100 Grand Blvd., Longview, TX 75604
The FHWA and Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) are delivering a free 3‐hour workshop on the FAST Act Metropolitan Planning Program Requirements in Longview, Texas to provide an introduction and overview of the FAST Act metropolitan planning requirements due to be in‐place by May 27, 2018. In addition, the FHWA and TTI will discuss the deadlines and timetables associated with performance‐based planning and programming requirements, measures, and targets under MAP‐21 and the FAST Act. The instructors for this 3‐hour workshop will be Bill Frawley, TTI and Kirk Fauver, FHWA Texas Division. For additional information, please contact Bill Frawley, TTI at (817) 462‐0533 or Kirk Fauver, FHWA at (512) 536‐5952. An area hotel guide is shown as an attachment (link below) to this announcement. Deadline for registration is January 31, 2018.