April 2020 TAC Meeting

Meeting Information

Location

Meeting was conducted online and via teleconference.

Date and Time

Wednesday April 15, 2020
9:30 AM

Meeting Agenda

  1. Certification of Quorum - Quorum requirement is 22 voting members (Chairman Trent Epperson)

  2. Introductions

  3. Public Comments on Agenda Items
    Public Comments on agenda items may be sent by email to publiccomments@h-gac.com. Comments received by 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 15, 2020 will be read into the meeting record.

  4. Approval of Wednesday, February 19, 2020 Meeting Minutes Summary (Chairman Trent Epperson)

  5. Amendments to the 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) (Jim Dickinson, H-GAC)
    No TIP or RTP Amendments were received by the mailout.

  6. TAC Subcommittee Bylaws (Jeff Weatherford, Chair, TAC Bylaws Subcommittee)
    Mr. Weatherford will give an update on revisions to the TAC Subcommittee Bylaws.

  7. Update on the draft 2021-24 Transportation Improvement Program (Adam Beckom, H-GAC)
    Mr. Beckom will provide update on the public comments received on the draft 2021-24 TIP.

  8. Update on the North Houston Highway Improvement Project (NHHIP) (Alan Clark, H-GAC)
    The City of Houston staff will provide an update on the NHHIP.

  9. Update on High Speed Rail from Houston to Dallas (Patrick Mandapaka, H-GAC)
    Staff from Texas Central Partners will provide an update on the High Speed Rail Project.

  10. Project Priority and Policies Workgroup Recommendations (PPPWG) (Adam Beckom, H-GAC)
    Mr. Beckom will give an update on recommendations from the PPPWG.

  11. Planning Activities Report

    1. Administrative Amendments to the TIP and RTP
      No Administrative Amendments were received by the mailout.

    2. COVID-19 Impacts – Traffic Volumes, Agency Operations, and Federal Stimulus Bill

  12. Announcements (Chairman Epperson)

    1. Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Subcommittee Meeting– April 08, 2020, 1:30 p.m., Teleconference (TBD)
    2. Regional Transit Coordination (RTC) Subcommittee Meeting, April 09, 2020, 9:30 a.m., Teleconference (TBD)
    3. Pedestrian-Bicyclist Subcommittee Meeting – April 16, 2020, 9:30 a.m., Teleconference (TBD)
    4. Transportation Policy Council Meeting – April 24, 9:30 a.m., Teleconference (TBD)
    5. Regional Air Quality Planning Advisory Committee (RAQPAC) Meeting– April 30, 2020, 2:00 p.m., Teleconference (TBD)
    6. Next TAC Meeting – May 13, 2020, 9:30 a.m., Teleconference (TBD)
  13. Adjournment