Event: The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum 2019 Spring Meeting
Start Date/Time: Thursday, June 20, 2019 10:30 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time: Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Meeting Materials/Agenda:


2019 Spring Meeting of the Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum

June 20, 2019; 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce
900 Chapel Street, 10th floor
New Haven, CT 06510

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The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2019 Spring Meeting on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 10:30 am in New Haven, CT.  For security purposes, please RSVP to  The meeting agenda appears below. Please note that the meeting also will be available remotely as a webinar using the following link at the time of the meeting:



1. Welcome and Introductions (10:30 am – 10:40 am) – Carl Amento, South Central Regional Council of Governments

2. Opening Remarks (10:40 am – 11:00 am) – Amy D. Jackson-Grove, Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration

3. Regional Issues (11:00 am – 12:00 pm)

a. Key Connecticut Projects/Studies 

i. New Haven Line Rail Study – Joseph J. Giulietti, Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Transportation

ii. New York Rail Improvements and Connecticut Access - Melissa Kaplan-Macey, Connecticut Director, Regional Plan Association

4. Public Participation (12:00 pm – 12:15 pm)

5. Organizational Issues (12:15 pm – 12:55 pm)

a. Implementing the New MAP Forum Work Program – Mark Nielsen, Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments

b. Transportation Performance Management: An Update on Urbanized Area Coordination – Jan Khan, New York Metropolitan Transportation Council; Mark Hoover, CT Metropolitan Council of Governments

6. Next Meeting and Agenda Items (12:55 pm - 1:00 pm) – Carl Amento

7. Adjourn– no later than 1:00 p.m.