DORAL, FL – As Board Member of the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez has the opportunity to appoint individuals to the following Advisory Committees:
- Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee
- Citizens’ Transportation Advisory Committee
- Freight Transportation Advisory Committee
- Transportation Aesthetics Review Committee
If you or someone you know would like to be part of one of these committees, please send an email including your resume to JuanCarlos.firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information regarding each committee, please see below or at http://miamidadetpo.org/advisory-committees.asp.
The role of the Committees
Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee: The Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) reviews transportation plans and projects for non-motorized mobility and safety, provides a forum for the discussion of issues affecting bicyclists and pedestrians, and reports to the TPO Governing Board on bicycle and pedestrian-related issues.
Citizens’ Transportation Advisory Committee: The Citizens’ Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC) ensures that proposed transportation projects are responsive to the community’s perceived needs and goals. The CTAC evaluates the recommendations generated during the development of the Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP), and serves as a public forum to raise issues pertinent to the process.
Freight Transportation Advisory Committee: The Freight Transportation Advisory Committee (FTAC) is the industry’s advisory panel to the TPO Governing Board on freight movement and truck traffic needs. Aside from advising the TPO, the FTAC considers the types of improvements that should be made with regard to safety and freight efficiency in the county.
Transportation Aesthetics Review Committee: The Transportation Aesthetics Review Committee (TARC) is responsible for advising the TPO Governing Board on matters that pertain to high-visibility projects that could affect the outward appearance of the community.