California Department of Transportation


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Statewide Conformity Working Group
December 6, 2006 Meeting

Draft Agenda

10:30 Welcome; introductions; housekeeping; agenda review

10:40 Public Comment on matters not otherwise on the agenda

10:50 Upcoming Changes to Conformity Rule

  • Overall schedule
  • Court Case, 93.109(e)(2)(v)
  • SAFETEA-LU changes

11:00 CMAQ Guidance

11:10 PM Hot Spot Analysis

  • Alternative Methodologies
  • Draft Statewide Procedures
  • Local Procedures – status
  • PM10-only areas – status and contacts

11:40 SIP Issues

  • Land Use
  • RACM
  • Diesel Retrofit Guidance and Trading Mechanisms
  • TCM Delegation and Substitution Process

12:00 Lunch Break

1:15  SIP Issues Continued if necessary

1:30  SAFETEA-LU Implementation Update

  • July 2007 deadline issues
  • Transportation Planning Regulations Update

2:00  EMFAC and Related Matters

  • Transition period – Latest Planning Assumptions letter
  • Transportation Plan Update Schedules
  • Air Quality Plan Update Schedules

3:00 Information sharing

  • CCOS Modeling Needs
  • Survey for small and medium sized communities
  • ARB Construction Equipment and other heavy-duty diesel rules and programs
  • OFFROAD model – potential for use in conformity analyses with megaprojects?
  • Workshops and training

3:30 Adjournment

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