Comment Periods

Public comments received during review periods are shared with NYMTC’s member agencies, and summaries of comments are incorporated in the final document.

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Public Involvement Plan

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Comment Periods

The Public Review Period for the Draft Transportation Conformity Determination begins on January 27, 2021 and ends on February 26, 2021.


The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) has prepared a draft Transportation Conformity Determination under the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990. A thirty-day public comment period for the draft Transportation Conformity Determination will begin on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 and end at 4 pm Friday, February 26, 2021.

This draft Transportation Conformity Determination will ensure that transportation projects and programs in the Federal Fiscal Years (FFYs) 2020-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and the FFYs 2018-2045 Regional Transportation Plan (Plan 2045), as amended, are consistent with the motor vehicle emissions budgets set by the New York State Implementation Plan for Air Quality in relation to relevant nonattainment and maintenance areas.

The draft Transportation Conformity Determination has been developed in accordance with relevant federal regulations (40 CFR 93 Subpart A).

Draft Transportation Conformity Determination
Appendix 2C Monthly PM 2.5 NOx_Emissions
Executive Summary