The SRDC provides staff assistance and assists to facilitate coordination of transit efforts in the Region.
Public Transportation Systems and Contacts in Southwest Minnesota:
2006 Southwest Region Public Transit – Human Services Transportation Coordination Plan. This plan was developed to meet the SAFETEA-LU planning requirements for projects who receive federal funds from the following programs: New Freedom Initiative, Job Access and Reverse Commute, and Elderly and Disabled Transportation Program. Plan was approved at the December 14, 2006 SRDC Board of Director’s meeting.
The Public comment period of the draft 2011 Local Human Service Transit Coordination Plan ended on October 31, 2011.
The Plan was adopted by the SRDC Full Commmission at their November 10th, 2011 meeting.
The 2012 Addendium to the Plan was approved by the SRDC Full Commission at their July 12, 2012 meeting
– Survey Responses
Background and meetings for the development of the 2011 update to the Regional Coordination Plan
Three Steering Committee meetings were held, with one public input workshop: April 5th, May 25 – Public input workshop and June 23 Steering Committee. Public comment on the draft plan will began on August 3rd at the Annual SRDC Transportation Committee meeting and concluded with a presentation to the SRDC Full Commission on October 31th.
- April 5, 2011 Assessment of the 2006 Plan Outcomes
- May 25, 2011 Public Workshop Write up and
- May 25, 2011 Public Workshop Summary
- Successful Coordination Practices
- Coordination Strategies Menu
- Project Idea Worksheet
June 23 Steering Committee
Regional Ride Coordination Council (initial start up in progress)
On 5-7-2012 the Group met to learn more of the Veterans Transportation and Community Living Initiative ppt presentation.
A work plan for projects the Council will be working on in the next 1-3 years was developed was approved on July 12, 2012
Progress of Work Program Projects:
- Transit and Related Services in SW Minnesota