Long Range Transportation Planning Committee

It is the general duty of the Long-Range Transportation Planning Committee to develop and recommend to the Plan Commission, Transit and Parking Commission, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motor Vehicle Commission, and Board of Public Works policies on the various elements of long-range transportation planning for all modes including but not limited to transit, parking, pedestrian, bicycle, and motor vehicles, as well as special initiatives involving the integration of the various subjects under the jurisdiction of the aforementioned bodies, for the purpose of providing for the safe, efficient and economical movement of persons and goods in the City of Madison and the metropolitan area consistent with the Committee's mission to support the City's distinct and quality neighborhoods where people will want to live, work, do business, learn and play by providing comfortable, safe and efficient transportation.

To accomplish these objectives the Long-Range Transportation Planning Committee shall make recommendations to the parent commissions of Committee members regarding transit, parking, pedestrian, bicycle, and motor vehicle operations, services, and facilities in order that such operations, services, and facilities function as an integrated and coordinated part of the overall adopted transportation policy. The Committee shall also deal with items referred to it by the parent commissions of Committee members or by the Common Council and shall advise the City's representative to the Regional Plan Commission on matters before the latter body. The Committee shall also serve as a body to consider items of mutual interest to the parent commissions of the Committee members in order to better coordinate transportation and land use planning activities. The Committee may also review ordinances, resolutions, regulations, policies or practices of all City departments, boards, commissions or committees concerned with any phase of transportation and land use to eliminate conflicts with policies previously approved by the Common Council and the parent commissions of the Committee and may recommend to the departments, boards, commission or committees and the Common Council changes needed to eliminate such conflicts.

The Long Range Transportation Planning Committee meets on the following days in 2017:

Last Updated: 01/10/2017