A/GFTC, along with the Village of Greenwich and The Chazen Companies, will be hosting an open house for proposed changes to the Village zoning code. The draft code updates are in line with the vision of the Village’s Main Street Streetscape Plan and include providing greater parking flexibility and predictability for new development along Main Street. The Village will be holding an open house for the public to learn more about the proposed zoning changes & provide input. The event will be held in the patio next to Argyle Brewing Company, 1 Main Street, Greenwich, NY, on Friday, August 13th from 5-7 PM. Event is outside and weather dependent. Alternate date to be determined if cancelled due to inclement weather.
A summary of the proposed zoning changes is available here.
As of January 2021, the A/GFTC office continues to be staffed at 50% capacity to accommodate social distancing protocols. Until further notice, in-person visits to the office are by appointment only, and all visitors must wear a face covering and observe social distancing. To make an appointment, email email@example.com or call (518) 223-0086.
2020 Solicitation — Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program (Section 5310)
The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) is pleased to announce the availability of $26.1 million in funding to enhance mobility options for seniors and persons with disabilities.
administered by NYSDOT and made available through the Federal Transit
Administration’s (FTA) Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with
Disabilities Program (Section 5310), is intended to improve mobility for
seniors and individuals with disabilities by removing barriers to traditional
transportation services and by expanding community mobility
projects will be awarded through a competitive solicitation process and will
require an applicant match. Prospective projects will be rated based on
established criteria that includes performance measures, project relationship
to identified gaps in service, and degree of integration and coordination with
local transportation planning efforts.
Information regarding assistance identifying candidate projects, program guidance, application forms and details on program webinars will be on found at https://www.dot.ny.gov/divisions/policy-and-strategy/public-transportation/specialized-transportation/5310 shortly. Completed applications will be accepted electronically through March 16, 2020. For further information on this program opportunity or if you have any questions related to the posted materials, please contact NYSDOT at 5310MobilityApplications@dot.ny.gov or (518) 457-8335. Do not contact A/GFTC regarding 5310 application materials.
As part of the application process, applicants are required to reference the A/GFTC Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan (click for link). This plan was adopted on July 10, 2018. Questions regarding the Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan may be directed to A/GFTC via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A draft of the Village of Greenwich Main Street Streetscape Plan is now available for public comment. This plan includes recommendations for streetscape improvements, parking management, and waterfront access. Comments will be accepted until October 2, 2019. To submit a comment, please email email@example.com.
The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT), in coordination with A/GFTC, is pleased to announce the call for pedestrian safety projects included in the Statewide Pedestrian Safety Action Plan (PSAP). The local call for pedestrian safety projects includes $40,000,000 in federal Highway Safety Improvement Program funds for systemic pedestrian safety projects on local and county urban roads and streets.
NYSDOT will host a webinar in late October or early November of 2017 to answer questions about the program and the application process. Additional information about the webinar, program guidance, how to apply, application forms and related materials will be available at https://www.dot.ny.gov/divisions/operating/osss/highway/psap.
Applications must be submitted to NYSDOT by March 09, 2018. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (518) 223-0086.