WHEREAS it is important to support a statewide transportation infrastructure vision; and
WHEREAS the current transportation planning system is bottom up including local government jurisdictions in the TPR (Transporation Planning Region)/MPO Urban (Metropolitan Planning Organization ) at the grassroots level; and
WHEREAS within the TPR/MPO current structure, local jurisdictions local jurisdictions within each TPR/MPO work together to determine their regions priorities; and
WHEREAS these local/regional priorities are then brought to the STAC (State Wide Transportation Advisory Committee); and
WHEREAS the regional priorities approved by the STAC are then advanced for TC (Transportation Commission) approval and implementation; and
WHEREAS it is imperative that CDOT work closely with local government when planning for future projects especially in regards to safety;
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 supports the current transportation grassroots planning system.