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Transportation Matters - December 19, 2019

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Transportation Matters - December 19, 2019

PalmBeachTPA.org                 December 19, 2019
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News and Announcements

Happy Holidays from the new TPA office neighborhood location

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New TPA Office Will Be the Location for Future TPA Meetings
301 Datura St., West Palm Beach, FL 33401

New telephone: 561-725-0800
Click here for updated staff contact list with direct telephone numbers.
Please refer to the Governing Board and committee meetings schedule below.

TPA office, 301 Datura St., West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Above: Ground level TPA office at the corner of Datura St. and Olive Ave. 
 

TPA Office Location Map with Transportation and Parking Options for printable map including transportation and parking options.

TPA Office Location with Transportation and Parking Options

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7th Annual Safe Streets Summit - Ft. Lauderdale
Feb. 6 - Mobile Workshops

(Separate Registration Required - Limited Space)

Feb. 7 - Conference Day 
View Speaker Highlights and Register at SafeStreetsSummit.org

Register Today!  Safe Streets Summit, Feb. 6-7, 2020

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Safe Streets Awards Nominations Due Jan. 10
Learn more and submit nominations: SafeStreetsSummit.org/safe-streets-awards-upcoming

It's time to nominate your local #CompleteStreets champions to be announced on Feb. 7 at the Safe Streets Summit in Fort Lauderdale. Nominate individuals, communities and specific projects in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade counties by Jan. 10.

Submit Nominations for Complete Streets awards by 1-10-2020

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Safe Streets Summit Sponsor Opportunities
Check out sponsorship opportunities: SafeStreetsSummit.org/sponsorship

Does your agency or organization plan to send multiple staff members to the 2020 Safe Streets Summit?  If so, take a look at the opportunities to upgrade your investment to a sponsorship that includes multiple registrations and provides visibility for your organization.

Sponsor Opportunities - Safe Streets Summit, Feb. 6-7, 2020

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New This Year!  Schedule a Mandatory Pre-Application Meeting

TPA Funding Programs-Applications Due 2-28-2020

 

 

For the first time, potential applicants are required to schedule an appointment with the TPA and FDOT prior to submitting a funding application. Schedule your appointment today! Details at PalmBeachTPA.org/Funding

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Request a TPA Presentation

To request a TPA staff presentation for your community or organization,
please email Public Relations Manager Malissa Booth or call 561.725.0813.

FL Dept. of Transportation Projects

Wednesday, Jan. 8
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Lake Worth

 

  

Seminole Dr. Bridge Replacement Project
Construction Open House
Palm Beach County Library
4020 Lantana Rd., Lake Worth, FL

Description: Bridge replacement project over the L-16 Canal between Lantana Rd. and Tallulah Rd. in unincorporated Palm Beach County. The project includes a full bridge demolition and replacement and minor widening for bike lane and sidewalk installation.
Click for additional details

 

Wednesday, Jan. 15
5:00 - 7:00 pm
6:00 pm Presentation

Boca Raton

 

 

95 Express Lanes Project: I-95 from S. of SR 808/Glades Rd. to Linton Blvd.
Construction Open House
Spanish River Library Mezzanine Room
1501 Spanish River Blvd., Boca Raton

Description: Northern extension of the 95 Express lanes to just south of Linton Blvd. 
Click for additional details

 

Wednesday, Jan. 15
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Delray Beach

El Clair Ranch Rd. Bridge Replacement Project

Construction Open House
Palm Beach County Library
14350 Hagen Ranch Rd., Delray Beach, FL 33446

Description: Bridge replacement project over the L-30 Canal between Lake Ida Rd. and Flavor Pict Rd. in unincorporated Palm Beach County. The project includes a full bridge demolition and replacement and bike lane and sidewalk installation.
Click for additional details

Recent Events

Vision Zero Workshop

The TPA hosted a Vision Zero workshop on Dec. 13 to assist local governments and community activists with steps toward a goal of zero crash related fatalities or serious injuries.
Top left: TPA Chair and Palm Beach Gardens Councilmember Maria Marino welcomed attendees.
Top right: Leah Shahum, Executive Director of the Vision Zero Network, was the featured speaker. 

TPA hosted Vision Zero workshop held 12-13-2019


TPA Governing Board and Committees

Upcoming TPA Board & Advisory Committee Meetings
Please note that all TPA meetings in 2020 are scheduled to be held at the new TPA office location at 301 Datura St., West Palm Beach, FL 33401 (corner of Olive Ave.)
Click TPA Office Location Map with Transportation and Parking Options for printable map including transportation and parking options.

The public is encouraged to attend all of the following meetings, and will be offered an opportunity to speak on general transportation issues or on specific agenda items.
Meeting agendas are posted a week in advance.

 No January TPA Governing Board or Advisory Committee Meetings Are Scheduled

Wednesday, February 5  

Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)

Wednesday, February 5  

Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC)

Thursday, February 6  

Bicycle-Trailways-Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BTPAC)

Thursday, February 6   Safe Streets Summit - Mobile Workshops
Friday, February 7   Safe Streets Summit - Conference Day

Wednesday, February 12  

Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board (LCB)

Thursday, February 20 

TPA Governing Board
Palm Beach TPA

301 Datura Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Click for Google map

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The TPA calendar of meetings is available at PalmBeachTPA.org/calendar

Go to PalmBeachTPA.org/Meeting to access online agendas and backup materials (posted one week in advance of each meeting), and presentations, minutes and audio recordings of past meetings of the Governing Board, advisory committees, and the Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board. 

Members of the public are encouraged to attend all meetings of these Boards and committees, as well as ad hoc committee meetings or workshops publicly noticed on PalmBeachTPA.org. They will be given opportunities to ask questions or make comments on any agenda item, or to offer general comments that are relevant to the mission and responsibilities of the TPA.

Transportation Projects and Highlights

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