MAP Forum Multi-State Freight Working Group
MAP Forum Multi-State Freight Working Group

MAP Forum Multi-State Freight Working Group


The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces the second meeting of its Multi-State Freight Working Group on April 3, 2018 at 10:30 am. For security purposes, anyone interested in attending in person should RSVP using the this link no later than noon on Monday April 2nd. Please be sure and have a photo ID at the meeting location.


Tuesday April 3, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority,

One Newark Center, 17th floor
Newark, New Jersey



  1.  Welcome and Introductions (10:30 am – 10:40 am) – Mary Ameen, NJTPA
  2. Organizational Issues (10:40 am – 10:50 am)
    a) Draft Charge to the Working Group – Gerry Bogacz, NYMTC
  3. Presentations on Regional Activities (10:50 am – 11:30 am)
    a) National Freight Fluidity Monitoring Program Implementation – Marygrace M. Parker, I-95 Corridor Coalition
    b) Planning for Freight Development – Becky A. Bradley, AICP, Lehigh Valley Planning Commission
  4.  Roundtable Update of Freight Planning Activities (11:30 am – 12:20 pm) – Group
    a) State Departments of Transportation
    b) Metropolitan Planning Organizations
    c) Federal agencies
    d) Other agencies/organizations
  5.  Future Working Group Activities (12:20 pm – 12:30 pm)
  6.  Adjourn (no later than 12:30 pm)

Please note that the meeting also will be available as a webinar if you cannot attend in person:
Meeting number (access code): 734 307 262
Meeting password: BkWmKb8p

The MAP Forum is a consortium of metropolitan planning organizations and councils of government in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania that have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the coordination of planning activities in the multi-state metropolitan region.

The MAP Forum complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and federal Limited English Proficiency guidelines. If you need special accommodations to participate in this meeting, or translation services, or American Sign Language, please contact Melissa Hayes, 973-639-8438,, no later than Friday March 30th.

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