PUBLIC NOTICE for the 2019 Spring MAP Meeting
PUBLIC NOTICE for the 2019 Spring MAP Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE for the 2019 Spring MAP Meeting

The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2019 Spring Meeting on Thursday, June 20, 2018 at 10:30 am in New Haven, CT.  For security purposes, please RSVP to  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:

Thursday, June 20, 2019; 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce

 900 Chapel Street, 10th floor

 New Haven, CT 06510

900 Chapel Street faces the New Haven Green. A free weekday shuttle connects rail passengers using Union Station to Downtown New Haven including a stop at 900 Chapel Street. The Union Station Shuttle runs continuously every 20 minutes from 6:05 am to 10:15 pm. Metered parking near 900 Chapel Street is available on the street, or garage parking is available at the nearby Temple  Street Garage (


  1. Welcome and Introductions (10:30 am – 10:40 am) – Carl Amento, South Central Regional Council of Governments
  • Opening Remarks (10:40 am – 11:00 am)
    • Amy D. Jackson-Grove, Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration
  • Regional Issues (11:00 am – 12:00 PM)
    • Key Connecticut Projects/Studies
      • New Haven Line Rail Study – Joseph J. Giulietti, Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Transportation
      • New York Rail Improvements and Connecticut Access – Melissa Kaplan-Macey, Connecticut Director, Regional Plan Association
  • Public Participation (12:00 pm – 12:15 pm)
  • Organizational Issues (12:15 pm – 12:55 pm)
    • Implementing the New MAP Forum Work Program – Mark Nielsen, Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments
    • Transportation Performance Management: An Update on Urbanized Area Coordination – Jan Khan, New York Metropolitan Transportation Council; Mark Hoover, CT Metropolitan Council of Governments
  • Next meeting and agenda items (12:55 pm – 1:00 pm) – Carl Amento
  • 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 Carl Amento at  no later than 72 hours prior to the meeting.

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