The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2018 Annual Meeting on December 6, 2018 at 10:30 am in Newark, New Jersey. For security purposes, please RSVP via Eventbrite at https://mapforum2018.eventbrite.com. The meeting agenda appears below.
Please note that the meeting also will be available remotely as a webinar using the following link at the time of the meeting: https://njtpa.webex.com/njtpa/j.php?MTID=m045bc95e9a3fa05c9ee084a94d1139f9 .
This notice is available to download here.
2018 Annual Meeting of the Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum
December 6, 2018; 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority
1085 Raymond Blvd, 17th Floor, Newark, New Jersey
Welcome and Introductions (10:30 am – 10:40 am) – Mary Ameen, North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority
Opening Remarks (10:40 am – 10:50 am) – Angel G. Estrada, Chair, North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority
Regional Issue: Sustainability Planning
Updates on the HUD Sustainable Communities Initiatives (10:50 am – 11:50 am)
Together North Jersey
New York-Connecticut Sustainable Communities Initiative
Other Sustainability Planning Examples
Lehigh Valley Planning Commission
Public Participation (11:50 am – 12:05 pm)
Organizational Issues (12:05 pm – 12:55 pm)
New MAP Forum Work Program
Work Program Overview
Roundtable Discussion of Multi-State Activities
Multi-State Freight Working Group
Next meeting and agenda items (12:55 pm – 1:00 pm) – Mary Ameen
Adjourn (no later than 1:00 pm)
The MAP Forum is a consortium of metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania that have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) 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, please contact TRitter@njtpa.org no later than 72 hours prior to the meeting.