2017-2018 Update to the FY2018-2023 TIP

Transportation Project Selection

The Salem Keizer Area Transportation Study (SKATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is in the process of ranking the proposed transportation projects for approximately $5 million dollars in federal funds for the SKATS federal fiscal year (FY) 2018-2023 Transportation Improvement Program.  

The public is encouraged to visit the interactive webpage that maps the projects and provides a means of providing comments.  Comments will be accepted until November 30, 2017..

The schedule for this Update is shown below (revised October 31, 2017).

ActivityDate
Notice of application availability August 1, 2017
Complete the applicationsAugust - October, 2017
Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting – Project summary presentationsOctober 10, 2017
Applications Due to SKATSOctober 13, 2017
Scoping of Projects by ODOTOctober-November, 2017
Public input via interactive mapOctober-February 15, 2018
TAC Meeting - Discussion and evaluation of projectsNovember 14, 2017
Policy Committee (PC) Meeting – Presentation of projectsNovember 28, 2017
TAC Meeting - Prioritization exerciseDecember 12, 2017
TAC Meeting - Funding recommendation to the PCJanuary 9, 2018
PC Meeting - Discuss/modify the TAC recommendation and decide on proposed project funding and release for Public ReviewJanuary 23, 2018
30-day public review period as required by the SKATS Public Participation PlanJanuary 23, 2018 - February 27, 2018
PC public hearing and decisionFebruary 27, 2018
Award NotificationMarch 2018