Boulder County Local Coordinating Council – March 8, 2021
Location: Zoom virtual meeting
Frequency: 2nd Monday of every month 2:00pm-4:00pm until Dec 13, 2021
Mission – Overcome transportation gaps in the community, Multi-modal education
Rename: Poll decided new name would be MAC (Mobility & Access Coalition (53%)
Boulder County vaccine transportation plan: https://www.bouldercounty.org/families/disease/covid-19/vaccines/
Anna is creating a community outreach toolkit with information in English and Spanish
Vaccine Clinics for Individuals with IDD:
Now in Phase 1B3/ 1B4 which includes many individuals served by Imagine!.
Imagine and , Boulder County Public Health and Association for Community Living are hosting two COVID-19 vaccination clinics for individuals with IDD:
Friday, April 2 (with second dose shot scheduled for Friday, April 30)
Friday, April 16 (with second dose shot scheduled Friday, May 14)
Both clinics will be held at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.
Register here: https://imaginecolorado.org/vaccineclinic
Transportation details for IntelliRide and RTD
IntelliRide: Has confirmed that they can transport people to these clinics even though the clinics are not exclusively serving Medicaid patients.
*If people cannot wear masks, please contact IntelliRide to obtain a waiver.
RTD (Paul Hamilton): Has policy in place for people who cannot wear masks. If a mask is not possible, people can wear a face shield. *If riders cannot wear a face shield, passengers MUST contact RTD well in advance of day of trip.
Case study small groups: Addressed transportation scenarios specific to access to COVID vaccines for older adults and transportation gaps
Mallory Baker from City of Boulder/ Revitalizing Access: Continuing to seek needs input from a broad swath of the community
DRCOG: Metro Vision Regional Transit Plan Inviting public comment and involvement opportunities https://drcog.mysocialpinpoint.com/2050-rtp
(YouTube video introducing 2050 Plan: https://youtu.be/r802cmpCvig )
Next Meeting: April 12, 2021 from 2:00-4:00PM