Multimodal Transportation Commission

Committees Agenda & Minutes: Greenway Committee, Transit Committee, Bicycle/Pedestrian Task Force

The Commission consists of 9 voting members and 3 non-voting members, all of whom shall be residents of the City of Asheville. Two voting members represent transit interests, two voting members represent greenway interests, two voting members represent bicycle/pedestrian interests, and three are at-large members. One representative each from the Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Planning & Zoning Commission, and Sustainability Advisory Committee on Energy & the Environment are ex-officio non-voting members.

Members shall represent various modes of transportation to include, but not be limited to: transit, greenways, automobiles, bikes, pedestrians, etc. Members shall possess expertise and interest in the sustainability and development of multimodal transportation and demonstrate willingness to participate actively in Commission efforts.

The Commission will (1) recommend policies for the development/integration of multimodal transportation planning and education to the City; (2) assist with the development of a multimodal transportation system; (3) assist the City with the implementation of best management practices for educating the public on the benefits of multimodal transportation; (4) assist in the sustainability, development and implementation of the multimodal transportation plan; and (5) assist in the prioritization of the Capital Improvement Plan as it relates to multimodal transportation projects.

The Commission meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month (except in November and December) beginning at 3:00 p.m. in the 1st Floor Conference Room in City Hall.

Chair - Bruce Emory - emory22@charter.net.


                                                           




Date Approved Minutes Supporting Documents 2016 MMTC Minutes
7-26-17         
 6-28-17   6-28-17 Multimodal Transportation Commission Meeting Minutes    
5-24-17    5-24-17 MMTC MEETING MINUTES    
5-12-17 MMTC RETREAT     Revised 5-24-17 of MMTC Retreat on 5-12-17    
April 26, 2017    4-26-17 MMTC MEETING MINUTES-FINAL    
March 22, 2017     3-22-17 MMTC MEETING MINUTES-FINAL    
February 22, 2017    2-22-2017 MMTC Meeting Minutes     
January 25, 2017     1-25-17 MMTC Meeting Minutes    
December 14, 2016    12/14/16 MMTC MEETING MINUTES     
October 26, 2016   10-26-16 MMTC MEETING MINUTES     
September 28, 2016    9-28-16 MMTC MEETING MINUTES     
August 24, 2016    8-24-16 MMTC MEETING MINUTES     
July 27, 2016 6-22-16 MMTC-Meeting Minutes.pdf
June 22, 2016 6-22-16 MMTC-Meeting Minutes.pdf
May 25, 2016 5-25-16 MMTC Minutes BE.pdf

April 27, 2016 4-27-16 MMTC-Minutes.pdf
March 23, 2015 3-23-16 MMTC-MinutesFinal.pdf
February 24, 2016 2-24-16 MMTC.pdf
January 27, 2016 1-27-16 MMTC-minutes.pdf
December 2, 2015 12-2-16 MMTC Minutes.pdf
October 28, 2015 10-28-15 MMTC Minutes.pdf
September 23,2015 9-23-15 MMTC Minutesjgm.pdf
August 26, 2015 MMTC_8-26-15_Minutes.pdf
July 22, 2015

Minutes.pdf

June 16, 2015 Retreat Notes.pdf
May 27, 2015 Minutes.pdf
April 22, 2015 Minutes
March 25, 2015 Minutes
February 25, 2015 Minutes.pdf
January 28, 2015 Meeting Materials
December 3, 2014 Meeting Materials
October 22, 2014 Meeting Materials
September 24, 2014 Meeting Materials
August 27, 2014 Meeting Materials
July 23, 2014 Meeting Materials
June 25, 2014 Meeting Materials
May 28, 2014 Minutes
April 23, 2014 Minutes
March 26, 2014 Minutes
February 26, 2014 Minutes
December 4, 2013 Minutes
October 23, 2013 Minutes
September 25, 2013 Minutes
August 28, 2013 Minutes

For more information on the Multimodal Transportation Commission, please contact Board Liaison at gwenwisler@avlcouncil.com.

Meetings: Regularly scheduled monthly meeting of the Multimodal Transporttion Commission meetings is held on 4th Wednesday from 3-5pm in the 1st Floor Conference Room - City Hall

General Information
2013 Annual Report
Multimodal Commission 2014 Annual Report.pdf
Multimodal Commission 2015 Annual Report.pdf

GREENWAY COMMITTEE

The mission of the City of Asheville's Greenway Committee is to advise the Multimodal Transportation Commission and City staff on implementation of a system of greenways within Asheville by integrating City and County Parks and Transportation plans while educating and engaging the public and advocating for funding. The Greenway Committee consists of at least seven members and up to eleven members. All are appointed by the Multimodal Transportation Commission. The terms of office are three years.

Beginning May 7, 2015, the Committee will meet the first Thursday of each month, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. As of 2/4/16 the new meeting location is the Police/Fire Training Room 4th Floor of Municipal Building located at 100 Court Plaza.

Chair: Mary Weber: mary@maryweberdesign.com

Click here for Greenway Committee Application

 

4-6-17 Greenway Committee Minutes
3-2-17 Greenway Committee Minutes
2-2-17 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes
1-5-17 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes
12-1-16 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes
11-3-16 Greenway Committee Field Trip - minutes were not taken
10-6-16 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes
9-1-2016 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes
8-4-16 Greenway Committee Meeting Minutes

July 7, 2016 Final 7-7-2016 Greenway MW edits.pdf
June 2, 2016 6-2-16-Greenway Meeting Minutes.pdf
May 5-2016 Greenway Committee field trip
April 7, 2016 4-7-2016 Greenway Committee Mtg Minutes.pdf

March 3, 2016 2016 Retreat Notes.docx
February 4, 2016 2-4-16 Greenway Committee Minutes.pdf
January 7, 2016 1-7-16 Greenway Committee Minutes.pdf
December 10, 2015 12-10-15 Greenway Committee Minutes.pdf
November 5, 2015 11-5-15 Greenway Committee minutes.pdf
October 1, 2015 10-1-15 Greenway Committee Minutes.pdf
September 3, 2015 9-3-15_Greenway Committee Minutes.pdf
August 6, 2015 8-6-15 GC Minutes.pdf
June 2, 2015 6-4-15 GC Minutes.pdf
May 7, 2015 5-7-2015 GC Minutes.pdf
April 9, 2015 4-9-15 GC Minutes.pdf
February 12, 2015 2-12-2015 GC Minutes.pdf
January 8, 2015 1-22-15 GC Minutes.pdf
December 11, 2014 Meeting Materials
November 13, 2014 Agenda
October 30, 2014 Retreat Minutes
September 11, 2014 Meeting Materials
August 14, 2014 Meeting Materials
July 10, 2014 Meeting Materials
June 12, 2014 Minutes
April 10, 2014 Minutes
March 13, 2014 Minutes
February 20, 2014 Minutes
December 12, 2013 Minutes
November 14, 2013 Minutes
October 10, 2013 Minutes
May 9, 2013 Minutes
April 11, 2013 Minutes
March 14, 2013 Minutes
February 14, 2013 Minutes
January 10, 2013 Minutes


Transit Committee

The Committee functions as an advisory board to the Multimodal Transportation Commission and to the City staff on matters affecting the transit system and its operation. The Transit Committees consists of at least seven members and up to eleven members. All are appointed by the Multimodal Transportation Commission. The terms of office are three years. The Asheville Transit Committee will meet the third Tuesday of every month from 3:30 to 5:30 PM. The meetings will be held in the 4th Floor Training Room of the Municipal Building, 100 Court Plaza.

If you  have questions, please contact Asheville Redefines Transit  (ART) at 828-232-4531 or email iride@ashevillenc.gov.

Please click here for a Transit Committee Application Form.

Chair - Adam Charnack, charnack@gmail.com 

Agenda
Transit Committee Meeting
September 19, 2017
3:30-5:30 pm - 4th Floor Police/Fire Training Room
Municipal Building - 100 Court Plaza

Current Transit Committee Members: Adam Charnack, Chair; Edward Johnson, Vice-Chair; Gary Ray; Bruce Emory; Calvin Allen; Angi West; Kim Roney, Sabrah n’haRaven, Thomas Lodwick.

  1. Call To Order

    • Welcome announcement and explanation of public comment standards and opportunities

    • Introductions

    • September 19, 2017 Agenda - review and approval

    • August 15, 2017 Minutes- review and approval-attached

  1. Public Comment

  1. Transit Committee - noteworthy transit experiences in riding the bus

  1. Unfinished Business

  1. New Business

    • Farmers Market Transit Map- David Smiley, ASAP - attached

    • Transit Station renovation project overview and stormwater issues - Walter Ear

    • January 2018 Service Expansion TC Recommendations- Elias

    • Transit Master Plan Steering Committee- Elias

  1. Subcommittee Working Groups (every other month- September)

    • Service Planning and Funding- Bruce

    • Internal Process and Communications- Kim

  1. Transit Committee Business

  1. Staff updates (only discuss significant updates)

    • List of Projects – attached (every other month- September)

    • Transportation Department changes - Elias

  1. Public Comment

  1. Future Agenda Items

    • Next Year’s Retreat Date: October 20, 2017

    • Any agenda items for the retreat?

  1. Next Meeting: October 20, 2017    9:00am – 5:00pm – 4th Floor Police/Fire Training Room, Municipal Building

Adjournment

 

 

Meeting Date Minutes
July 19, 2016 7-19-16 TC Minutes
June 7, 2016
May 3, 2016 5-1-16 TC Minutes.pdf
March 1, 2016 3-1-16 TC Minutes.pdf
February 2, 2016 2-2-16 TC Minutes.pdf
January 5, 2016 1-5-16 TC Minutes.pdf
December 1, 2015 12-1-15 TC Minutes.pdf
November 3, 2015 11-3-15 TC Minutes.pdf
October 6, 2015 10-6-15 TC Minutes.pdf
September 1, 2015 9-1-2015 TC Minutes.pdf
August 4, 2015 8-4-2015 TC Minutes.pdf
July 7, 2015 7-7-2015 Minutes.pdf
June 2, 105 Minutes
May 5, 2015 5-5-15 TC minutes.pdf
April 7, 2015 4-7-2015 TC Minutes.pdf
March 3, 2015 3-3-15 TC Minutes.pdf 
February 3, 2015 2-3-15 TC Minutes.pdf
January 6, 2015 1-6-15 TC Minutes.pdf

 

For archived documents, please contact Elias Mathes.

 

ART Station (Asheville Transit Station)

49 Coxe Avenue, Asheville NC 28801

Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Sundays & Holidays 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

(828) 253-5691 / E-mail: iride@ashevillenc.gov



The Asheville Bicycle/Pedestrian Task Force is a citizens’ group that works closely with City of Asheville and the French Broad River Metropolitan Planning Organization staff to give input on the needs of bicyclists and pedestrians.

Vision: A community of connected pathways that is healthy, safe and accessible for all ages.

Mission:

  • To educate the public about bicycle and pedestrian transportation.
  • To advocate for the development and maintenance of safe, convenient and inter-connected facilities.
  • To promote the benefits of walking and bicycling for individual and community health

Meetings: The ABPTF meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month in the Asheville Fire and Rescue training room, room 402, Municipal Building, 100 Court Plaza, downtown.

For more information, please visit the webpage: http://www.abptaskforce.org/index.htm

 For minutes of the Bicycle/Pedestrian Task Force go to: http://www.abptaskforce.org/


 
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