Wednesday, January 4, 2017

6:00 PM




TAMC Conference Room


Complete agenda packets are on display at the Transportation Agency for Monterey County office and at these public libraries: Carmel, Monterey, Salinas Steinbeck Branch, Seaside, Prunedale, and King City. Any person who has a question concerning an item on this agenda may call the Agency Secretary to make inquiry concerning the nature of the item described on the agenda. Please recycle this agenda.

Call to order and self-introductions. Committee bylaws specify that a quorum shall consist of a majority (7) of the number of voting memberships actually filled at that time (13); the existence of any vacancies shall not be counted for purposes of establishing a quorum.  If you are unable to attend, please contact the Transportation Agency.  Your courtesy to the other Committee members to assure a quorum is appreciated.
Any member of the public may address the Committee on any item not on the agenda but within the jurisdiction of the Committee. Each member of the public is allotted with three minutes to address any concerns.  Comments on items on today's agenda may be given when that agenda item is discussed.

Any member of the public may address the Committee on any item not on the agenda but within the jurisdiction of Transportation Agency and Executive Committee.  Comments on items on today's agenda may be given when that agenda item is discussed.
3.1Approved minutes of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Advisory Committee meeting of November 2, 2016.
- Montiel
The Draft minutes of the November 2, 2016 Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Advisory Committee meeting are attached for review.


4.PROVIDE input on the City of Salinas' Alisal Complete Streets project. 
- Serrano
The City of Salinas received grant funds to make complete streets safety improvements for bicyclists, pedestrians and drivers on Alisal Street, between Blanco Road and Front Street.
5.RECEIVE update on Measure X and the Transportation Safety and Investment Plan. 
- Murillo
Measure X, the local 3/8% transportation sales tax to fund countywide transportation improvements, passed in November 2016. Staff will present an update on implementation. 

RECEIVE update on the Active Transportation Program Cycle 3 grant program. 

- Murillo

The Monterey County Health Department was awarded grant funds for safe routes to school education and to support open street Ciclovia events in the cities of Salinas, Gonzales, Greenfield, and King City.




Next Committee meeting:

Wednesday February 1, 2017

TAMC Conference Room

55b Plaza Circle, Salinas, California, 93901


Light refreshments will be provided

Documents relating to an item on the open session that are distributed to the Committee less than 72 hours prior to the meeting shall be available for public inspection at the office of the Transportation Agency for Monterey County, 55-B Plaza Circle, Salinas, CA. Documents distributed to the Committee at the meeting by staff will be available at the meeting; documents distributed to the Committee by members of the public shall be made available after the meeting.

Transportation Agency for Monterey County

55-B Plaza Circle, Salinas, CA 93901-2902

Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

TEL: 831-775-0903

FAX: 831-775-0897


The Committee Agenda will be prepared by Agency staff and will close at noon nine (9) working days before the regular meeting.  Any member may request in writing an item to appear on the agenda.  The request shall be made by the agenda deadline and any supporting papers must be furnished by that time or be readily available.


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Correspondence - No items this month.
Media Clipping
M1.Salinas Californian - $192,521 grant awarded to cut Salinas pedestrian deaths 11/17/2016
M2.Gonzales Tribune - TAMC Asks for Local Input on Biking and Walking Improvements 12/1/2016
M3.Salinas Californian We Could Car Less - Street Safety kicks up on East Market 12/1/2016
M4.KION - New 'safer route to school' project in Castroville 12/12/2016
M5.Univision - Project in Castroville Seeks to Improve Safety for Bicyclists and Pedestrians 12/12/2016
M6.Salinas Californian - Project blazes walk-bike path in Castroville 12/15/2016
Reports - No items this month.