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Project Title: Transit Research and Development: Federal Role in the National Program

PIN: SAIS-P-03-05-A         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:

Kortum, Katherine

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure

Meeting 10
June 23, 2008 - June 24, 2008
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Tom Menzies
Phone: (202) 334-1837
Fax: (202) 334-3510


Monday, June 23, 2008

8:30 am - 9:30 am CLOSED SESSION

9:30 am Break

9:40 am – 4:30 pm OPEN SESSION

9:40 Welcome and Self Introductions

9:45 Introduction and Discussion, Vincent Valdes, FTA Associate Administrator, RD&T

10:15 Overview, TRAC Activities and Past Advice, Michael Townes

10:30 Briefing on June 2008 Letter Report, Michael Townes

11:00 Discussion

Noon Working Lunch in Meeting Room (discussion continues)

1:00 FTA Presentation: Strategic Plan and Multi-year Plan: Progress and Plans

Bruce Robinson, FTA

2:00 Committee Discussion

3:00 BREAK

3:15 - 4:30
Opportunities for FTA and APTA RD&T Cooperation and Collaboration

Jonathan McDonald, Stantec and Chair, APTA Committee on R&T
Vincent Valdes, FTA Associate Administrator
Bruce Robinson, FTA

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

8:30 am - 9:15 am CLOSED SESSION

9:20 am – 11:30 am OPEN SESSION

Informal discussions, TRAC and FTA

11:30 Adjourn

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
M. Townes
B. Barker
A. Barry
D Bsyliss
A. Cline
L. Bohlinger
N. Ford
L. Hoel
P. Jamieson
N. Wilson
B. Macleod.

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
The committee discussed the issues it intended to raise and discuss with FTA officials during the open sessions to follow.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: June 25, 2008