Transportation System Plan
Steering Committee Members and Key Staff. Please note: emails to this address will become part of the public record. If you do not wish for your message and/or contact information to be released publically, please indicate this in your message.
- (541) 323-8513
- (541) 388-5505
Transportation Needs and Solutions
Transportation is the top priority in the community of Bend, according to the results of a phone survey conducted in December, 2018. The City is currently engaging the community in a transportation planning process to help resolve transportation issues facing Bend.
1/16/2019 3:53:11 PM
Speed Limit Changes in the City of Bend
Following community input and engineering analysis, speed limits will be lowered this month on a small number of road sections described in this news release.
1/14/2019 10:38:31 AM
City hosting public workshops for Bend’s Transportation Plan
1/9/2019 10:40:14 AM
City Council Meeting
01/16/2019 3:00 PM
SE Area Plan Advisory Committee Meeting #2
01/17/2019 5:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Citywide Transportation Advisory Committee Brown Bag Meeting
01/18/2019 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Citywide Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC) provides recommendations related to the updates of the Transportation System Plan (TSP) and Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP).
The CTAC is also responsible for providing policy recommendations to City Council on a variety of transportation-related policies and funding strategies to support Council Goal 2: Transportation “Move people and products around Bend efficiently, safely and reliably.”
The CTAC is comprised of 25 members, with one alternate. The first meeting of the CTAC was February 28, 2018.
Ex-Officio Members (from Bend MPO area)
- Dale Peer
- Gregory Bryant
- Carolyn Carry-McDonald
NEXT CTAC MEETING LOCATION/DATE/TIME
When: Spring 2019
All meetings are open to the public, with an opportunity for public comment.
The Funding Work Group (FWG) is a subcommittee of CTAC, charged with providing recommendations for funding components of Bend's Transportation Plan. The FWG will meet six times in 2018-2019.
The nine FWG members were selected by the CTAC co-chairs from a group of CTAC members who volunteered to be on this sub-committee. Members include:
FWG Other Members:
FWG meetings are listed in the calendar below. All meetings are open to the public, with an opportunity for public comment.
|2/8/2019||CTAC Brown Bag Mtg. - Transit||Presentation to be posted following meeting||12 p.m. - 1 p.m.||City Council Chambers, 710 NW Wall Street, Bend, 97703|
|1/23/2019||CTAC Brown Bag Mtg. - Transportation Safety Action Plan||Presentation to be posted following meeting||12 p.m. - 1 p.m.||Deschutes Services Building, DeArmond Room, 1300 NW Wall Street, Bend, 97703|
|1/18/2019||CTAC Brown Bag Mtg. - Emerging Technologies||Presentation to be posted following meeting||11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.||City Council Chambers, 710 NW Wall Street, Bend, 97703|
|12/11/2018||CTAC Mtg. #8: Draft citywide transportation framework||Agenda; US 97 Bend North Corridor FEIS Executive Summary; Presentation; Recommended Citywide Hybrid Foundational Projects; Draft Hybrid Recommendation Map; Bicycle Low-Stress Network (LSN) Draft Components Map; Bend North Corridor Map; DRAFT Meeting Minutes||1 p.m. - 5 p.m.||Bend Municipal Court, 555 NE 15th Street, Bend, 97701|
|12/4/2018||CTAC Mtg. #7: Scenario model & evaluation results; Best performing project / programs||Agenda, previous minutes and comment; Evaluation Summary and Attachments A-D; Attachment E - Technical Analysis; Interactive map; Presentation; DRAFT Meeting Minutes||1 p.m. - 5 p.m.||Trinity Episcopal Church, Brooks Hall, 469 NW Wall Street, Bend 97703|
|11/13/2018||CTAC Mtg. #6: Draft Initial Funding Assessment; Introduction to model & evaluation results||Agenda and meeting packet, Part A; Meeting packet, Part B; Public Comment Since Last Meeting: Steve Porter One Way Streets; Dave Kyle Performance Measures; Presentation; Initial Funding Assessment; DRAFT Meeting Minutes||1 p.m. - 5 p.m.||Bend Municipal Court, 555 NE 15th Street, Bend 97701|
|10/31/2018||Funding Work Group Mtg. #4||Agenda and meeting packet (This includes a draft of the Initial Funding Assessment, with previous meeting packets included for reference as Appendix A, B, and C, and updated revenue projections for existing tools included as Appendix D); Presentation||1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.||City Council Chambers, 710 NW Wall Street, Bend, 97703|
|10/26/2018||CTAC Brown Bag Mtg. - Low Stress Network (Bicycle)||LSN Presentation; Bicycle Facility Design Terminology||11:30a.m. - 1 p.m.||City Council Chambers, 710 NW Wall Street, Bend, 97703|
|10/22/2018||CTAC Mid-Point Phase 1 Workshop||Agenda; Presentation; TSP Handout||11:15a.m. - 1:30p.m.||Trinity Episcopal Church, 469 NW Wall Street, Bend 97703|
|9/21/2018||CTAC Brown Bag Mtg. - UGB Land Use||UGB Land Use presentation||11:30a.m. - 1 p.m.||City Council Chambers|
|9/20/2018||Funding Work Group Mtg. #3||Agenda and meeting packet; Consolidated comments and documents received since last meeting; presentation||2 p.m. -4:30p.m.||City Council Chambers|
|8/22/2018||CTAC Mtg. #5: Draft Scenarios & Performance Measures - Recommendations for Steering Committee||Agenda & Meeting Packet; Public Comment Since Last Meeting||2 p.m.- 6 p.m.||Bend Municipal Court|
|7/27/2018||Optional: CTAC Scenario Workshop||Agenda||9 a.m. - Noon||Bend Municipal Court|
|7/24/2018||Funding Work Group Mtg. #2||Agenda and meeting packet (with corrected FWG#1 summary notes and matrix). Meeting presentation (includes chart and visualization). Outcomes from group ranking exercise.||10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.||City Council Chambers|
|7/19/18||CTAC Mtg.#4 : Intro to Performance Measures & Scenarios||Agenda & Packet; Public Comment Rc'd since 5/30 Mtg; additional- 20MPH Comment; additional- D. Light Comment; Draft meeting summary from first Funding Work Group meeting #1; K. Brady Comment; Revised Agenda; Presentation;||2-5 p.m.||Trinity Episcopal Church, 469 NW Wall Street, Bend 97701|
|6/7/18||Funding Work Group Mtg. #1||Agenda and meeting packet (includes draft charter, work group process and work plan memo, legal briefing memo, overview of funding plans and sources). Meeting #1 presentation. Optional supplemental reading materials: background info on federal, state, and local funding sources; MTP funding plan (2014); TSP funding plan (updated 2012)||2:30-5pm||City Council Chambers|
|5/30/18||CTAC Mtg. #3: Refine Draft Goals & Discuss Existing Transportation Conditions||Agenda & Meeting Packet (Draft Minutes, CTAC Protocols, Council Guidelines for CTAC, Draft Goals); Presentation; Public Comment- Porter; Public Comment- Lights Out Bend||2-5 p.m.||Bend Municipal Court|
|4/10/18||CTAC Mtg. #2: Introduce co-chairs and role; draft vision, goals, and policy topics for citywide event; transportation funding overview and request for Funding Work Group members||Agenda & meeting packet (includes Feb 28 minutes, draft vision and goals materials, CTAC protocol); Public Comments for Meeting #2; KGustafson email; Revised Agenda; Goals Crosswalk Table; Meeting #2 Presentation; Summary of Breakout Exercises on Goals||3-6 p.m.||Riverbend Community Room, BPRD Office, 799 SW Columbia, Bend, OR 97702|
|2/28/18||CTAC Mtg. #1: CTAC Function/ Protocols, TSP Overview, Public Involvement Plan, Transportation Vision/ Goals Exercise||Agenda & Packet; Presentation Public Meetings Legal Memo; Memo Land Use Assumptions; Comp Plan Transportation Goals & Policies; Follow-up info from questions asked at this meeting||3-6 p.m.||Bend Municipal Court|
Articles of Interest Submitted by CTAC Members: Why More and More Cities Aren't Prioritizing Your Parking Troubles; What Urban Policymakers Can Learn From the Rideshare Wars; Free Parking May Do Harm to Bend's Downtown; Transportation and Health; Evaluating Transportation Equity; Urban Planning Guru Says Driverless Cars Wonʼt Fix Congestion; Transportation Economics In Bend; Elements of a Complete Streets Policy; High Prices in America's Cities are Reviving the Suburbs; Millennials and Silent Generation Drive Desire for Walkable Communities, Say Realtors; How Microtransit Could Transform Cities; City of Boulder Transportation Progress Report; Smart Mobility in Smart Cities