METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION

Policy Board & Technical Committee Meetings

The Waco MPO planning process is guided by the MPO Policy Board and the Technical Advisory Committee. Policy Board and Technical Committee meetings are open to the public. Meeting agendas are posted at least three days prior to the event. For more information concerning a specific agenda item, call (254) 750-5650.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend these meetings and who may need auxiliary aids or services should contact the MPO at (254) 750-5650 at least 24 hours in advance so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Policy Board

The Waco MPO Policy Board is tentatively scheduled to meet at 2 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  May 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. (Virtual Meeting)

Meeting Location: VIDEO CONFERENCE 
                             (MPO Office, 1st Floor, Dr Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701)

In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the April 15, 2021 Waco MPO Policy Board meeting will be closed to public citizens attending in person. Board members will attend remotely by video conference in accordance with Governor Greg Abbott’s emergency orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Texas Open Meetings Act.

POLICY BOARD MEMBERS:

In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the May 20, 2021 Waco MPO Policy Board meeting will be closed to public citizens attending in person. Board members will attend remotely by video conference in accordance with Governor Greg Abbott’s emergency orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Texas Open Meetings Act.

The MPO will be using the Zoom Webinar platform to conduct this Policy Board meeting. Each Policy Board member and selected staff will be registered as a Panelist. To join the Policy Board meeting, you MUST use the meeting link provided in a separate email with your unique Panelist login.

Please try to login to the meeting early, so that we can address any technical difficulties. For immediate assistance at the time of the meeting, please call 254-750-5653 or 254-750-5660.

STAKEHOLDERS AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS:

In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the May 20, 2021 Policy Board meeting will not be open to public citizens attending in person. Board members will attend remotely by video conference in accordance with Governor Greg Abbott’s emergency orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Texas Open Meetings Act.

The public must register to view the meeting live here or contact the MPO at (254) 750-5650 for assistance.  Note that a recording of the meeting will be posted to the MPO website after the meeting.

Members of the public who wish to submit written comments or speak by phone during the public hearing agenda item, must submit their comments or register to speak by phone by emailing mpo@wacotx.gov, or by calling 254-750-5650 for staff assistance. Each speaker will have three minutes to speak. Comments and registrations must be received no later than 10:00 am on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Any comments received prior to the deadline will be read into the official record.

Information from the Policy Board meeting held on April 15, 2021:

Meeting Packet 
Staff Presentation  
Meeting Recording

Previous Presentations of Interest provided to the MPO Policy Board:

Technical Committee

The Waco MPO Technical Committee is tentatively scheduled to meet at 2 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  Thursday, June 3 2021, 2:00 PM (Virtual Meeting)

Meeting Location: VIDEO CONFERENCE (MPO Office, 1st Floor, Dr Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701)

In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the Waco MPO Technical Committee meeting will be closed to the public attending in person. Committee members will attend remotely by video conference in accordance with Governor Greg Abbott’s emergency orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Texas Open Meetings Act. 

Information from the Technical Committee Meeting held on April 1, 2021:

Work Group Meetings

The Waco MPO work groups provide informal stakeholder input into the transportation planning process. 

Bicycle and Pedestrian Work Group

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Work Group is tentatively scheduled to meet at 11:30 am on the second Wednesday every other month at the Dr. Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76701. 

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING: May 12, 2021 at 12 PM

Meeting Location: Virtual Meeting

Connected and Automated Vehicles Work Group

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  TBD

Meeting Location: TBD 

Process Review Work Group

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING: March 30, 2021

Meeting Location: Virtual Meeting