ECSC Land Use and Transportation Subcommittee
April 16, 2008 3:30 PM
Members Present: Warren Nielsen, Ruth Steiner, Chris Fillie
Others Present: Martin Guttenplan (FDOT),Chris Bird, Sean Mclendon, Arden
1. Call to Order-Determination of Quorum
The meeting started at 3:30 in workshop mode with a discussion and
presentation by Martin Guttenplan on Multimodal Transportation Districts
(MMTD). At 3:55, Chris Fillie arrived and there was quorum. At 5:00,
quorum was lost when Chris Fillie left.
2. Review and adoption of the agenda
There were no motions for adopting the agenda as Martin Guttenplan’s
presentation was underway when quorum was attained. The presentation
outlined the states Multimodal Transportation Districts (MMTDs) and
provided alternative concepts regarding concurrency. Martin Guttenplan
stressed the interconnectedness of the Land Use and Transportation
Mobility Elements of the comprehensive plan, and the need for the County
and the cities within Alachua to coordinate their efforts.
3. Review and adoption of the previous meetings minutes
Minutes were not reviewed at the meeting.
4. Subcommittee chair report
a. Review revised report outline
The outline was displayed and Arden Herrin, staff liason, reviewed
assignments as designated on the LUAT sharepoint site.
b. Assign sections as needed
There were no additional sections created in need of assignment.
c. Review of Report Outline Submissions
Dr Steiner stated that she would have submissions for committee
review by mid-May, and Arden Herrin informed Chair Nielsen that Dr.
Mulkey had agreed to work on the Carbon Cap and Trade section and
would be ready for submission in June. Arden Herrin printed copies of
a sample introduction for the committee to review.
d. Correspondence received
No correspondence was received.
5. Public Comment
There were no public comments.
6. Next Meeting Date
The next Subcommittee meeting date is scheduled for 04/23/2008.
7. Motion to Adjourn
The workshop adjourned at 5:20 PM.