Public Meetings

S/WMPO

S/WMPO Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting - The upcoming TAC meeting will be held on Thursday, January 11, 2018, commencing at 10:30 AM. Meeting details are forthcoming.

S/WMPO Council Meeting The upcoming meeting of the S/WMPO Council is scheduled for Wednesday, February 14, 2018, commencing at 1:00 PM. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers of the Seaford City Hall located at 414 High Street in Seaford, DE.

The public is encouraged to attend these open meetings to learn about transportation planning activities occurring in the region. Information about upcoming meeting dates, as well as meeting materials are posted on the website. In addition, agendas and minutes from previous meetings are located under the Organizational Structure section. To receive an e-mail notification of upcoming meetings or events, contact Keith D. Hall, S/WMPO Administrator, at Khall@wicomicocounty.org or via phone 410.548.4860.

Other Meetings

Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) - At this time, SHA District 1 has no public meetings scheduled. For information about any projects or improvements on State maintained roadways, contact SHA District 1 at 410.677.4050.

City of Salisbury The City of Salisbury's Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Meetings commence at 6:30 PM in Room 306 of the Government Office Building, 125 N. Division Street, Salisbury, MD 21803. For more information, contact City of Salisbury Public Works 410.548.3170.

Core Planning Documents

Long Range Transportation Plan

Connect 2045

The S/WMPO Council unanimously adopted the update to the Organization's Long Range Transportation Plan, Connect 2045, on November 24, 2015. In addition, federal concurrence for Connect 2045 occurred on January 7, 2016. On November 28, 2017, the S/WMPO Council approved amendments to Appendix F of Connect 2045. Connect 2045 will assist with guiding transportation improvements in the region over the next 30 years. This multimodal fiscally constrained plan was developed in conjunction with the Maryland and Delaware Departments of Transportation in accordance with applicable federal guidelines governing the development of transportation plans in Urbanized Areas. Click here to review Connect 2045.

Transportation Improvement Program

On November 28, 2017, the S/WMPO Council adopted the FY 2018 FY 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Click here to review the adopted TIP.

Unified Planning Work Program

Prior to action of the Council, proposed amendments to the FY 2018 budget are available for public review and comment from October 6, 2017 thru November 4, 2017. Comments can be submitted via: e-mail Khall@wicomicocounty.org; fax 410.548.4955; or mail Salisbury-Wicomico MPO, PO Box 870, Salisbury, MD 21803. Click here to view the proposed amendments to the FY 2018 UPWP.

Organizational Changes

The following amendments are proposed to the S/WMPO's Prospectus and Bylaws dated June 1, 2017: 1) PP. 15, Article 4 Committees, Section 2: Technical Advisory Committee: 1) membership increased from 18 to 19 members; and 2) add representative from Salisbury Regional Airport. The proposed amendments to the Prospectus and Bylaws are available for a 30 - day public review and comment period extending from October 6, 2017 thru November 4, 2017. Comments can be submitted via: e-mail Khall@wicomicocounty.org; fax 410.548.4955; or mail Salisbury-Wicomico MPO, PO Box 870, Salisbury, MD 21803. Click here to view the proposed amendments to the Salisbury-Wicomico MPO's Prospectus and Bylaws.

On June 1, 2017, the S/WMPO Council approved the following amendments to the Organization's Prospectus and Bylaws: 1) revise confirmation of TAC members and officers for a period of two years (beginning on an odd calendar year); and 2) Vice Chairperson will assume role of Chairperson after serving two year term and contingent upon confirmation by the S/WMPO Council.

On March 22, 2017, the S/WMPO Council approved the following proposed amendments to the Prospectus and Bylaws: 1) Add Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) Division of Air Quality as a voting member of the Technical Advisory Committee; and 2) increasing a quorum of the Technical Advisory Committee from 9 to 10 voting members. Click here to view the Organization's Bylaws and Prospectus.

In response to the revised Urbanized Area boundary for the S/WMPO, amendments to the Organization's Prospectus and Bylaws were unanimously adopted by the Council on November 24, 2015. Substantive amendments, include, but are not limited to increasing representation of voting members on the TAC and Council from jurisdictions and entities in Delaware, as well as establishing quorum(s) and modifying voting procedures.

The S/WMPO Council unanimously adopted the modified Metropolitan Planning Area (MPA) on November 24, 2015. The MPA was delineated using the existing Urbanized Area boundary, as well as the contiguous areas expected to be developed within the 30-year planning horizon of Connect 2045. The MPA represents the area of interest for the S/WMPO to conduct regional transportation planning activities and studies.

Other Business

Federal Highway Functional Classification System

In accordance with applicable Federal regulations, the Federal Highway Functional Classification System update occurs every 10 years. This is a collaborative regional transportation planning effort amongst Federal Highway Administration, Maryland Department of Transportation, Metropolitan Planning Organizations, counties, and cities. The classification system conveys a road segment's current capacity, speed, and relationship to existing land uses. Click here to review adopted updates.

 
TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE - MINS. & AGENDA
 
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MEETING MINUTES AGENDA
   
MARCH 9 2005 MARCH 9 2005
MARCH 30 2005 MARCH 30 2005
APRIL 27 2005 APRIL 27 2005
JUNE 15 2005 JUNE 15 2005
JULY 27 2005 JULY 27 2005
AUGUST 17 2005 AUGUST 17 2005
JANUARY 25 2006 JANUARY 25 2006
JUNE 12 2006 JUNE 12 2006
SEPTEMBER 13 2006 SEPTEMBER 13 2006
MARCH 14 2007 MARCH 14 2007
MAY 9 2007 MAY 9 2007
JULY 11 2007 JULY 11 2007
NOVEMBER 14 2007 NOVEMBER 14 2007
MARCH 12 2008 MARCH 12 2008
MAY 14 2008 MAY 14 2008
SEPTEMBER 17 2008 SEPTEMBER 17 2008
JANUARY 14 2009 JANUARY 14 2009
MAY 13 2009 MAY 13 2009
SEPTEMBER 9 2009 SEPTEMBER 9 2009
JANUARY 27 2010   JANUARY 27 2010
MAY 25 2010   MAY 25 2010
JULY 14 2010   JULY 14 2010
SEPTEMBER 21 2010   SEPTEMBER 21 2010
NOVEMBER 10 2010   NOVEMBER 10 2010
MARCH 7 2011   MARCH 7 2011
APRIL 27 2011   APRIL 27 2011
NOVEMBER 8 2011   NOVEMBER 8 2011
 
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