Technical Advisory Committee Feb. 24th 2020

DRCOG’s Technical Advisory Committee met on Tuesday, February 24. Highlights included: Approval of a one-time exception to the 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Waiting Lists Protocol in order to leverage $9 million of…

DRMAC at the Capitol

On February 26, DRMAC Executive Director Kate Williams and DRMAC Government Liaison Malia Munson attended an exciting event hosted by Chris Hansen, Senator for Colorado’s House District 6. This event, called HD 6 Day, is held every year to…

Our TATF Members Are Being Heard

Colorado lawmakers hear from people with disabilities as RTD struggles to provide service.

Boulder Local Coordinating Council (LCC) – February 10th, 2020

Location: 515 Coffman Street, Longmont, CO 80501 (Room 112S) Introductions Meet every month 2:00pm-4:00pm Even months – Longmont Odd months – Boulder RTD Access a Ride (AaR) Discussion Certification process …

Jeffco Local Coordinating Council (LCC) – February 6, 2020

Location: Seniors’ Resource Center - 3227 Chase St., Wheat Ridge, CO (3rd Floor Conference Rm) Dawn will step down as Chair effective in March. Joe Lamars has said that he would like to replace her.  Currently no one else has volunteered,…

Strategic Action Plan Group on Aging (SAPGA) – February 2020

Outreach meeting at Aurora Center for Active Adults Topic: Community-Based Successes and Strengths: Denver Regional Mobility and Access Council – DRMAC o Creating an app that will be age-friendly (e.g., large font, user friendly) …

INC Transportation Committee – January 9, 2020

Topic 1 – RTD Board Perspective on Operator Shortage, General Manager Search, and Reimagine RTD – Jeff Walker, RTD Director (District D) Q & A Driver Operating Shortage Service changes every 4 months Reductions often happen…

Douglas Local Coordinating Council – January 23, 2020

Location: Douglas County Government building (100 S 3rd Street, Castle Rock) Intros & Updates (19 attended) Empower Health Partners (Natalie) Her business provides resources and services Bob Epstein Legislation…

ADA Paratransit Advisory Committee (APAC) – January 14, 2020

RTD-Civic Center Plaza, 1560 Broadway 19th Floor Conference Room What starts the 6 minute wait clock? - Shuttle arrives at pick-up point and driver presses “Arrive” on the MDC Driver Shortage Update - RTD continues to search…

SAPGA – Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging

  https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/agingstrategy The Colorado General Assembly and the Governor formed the Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging with passage and signage of House Bill 15-1033 in 2015 (key provisions, and fiscal…