CDTC's Planning Committee has the delegated authority to develop recommendations about transportation plans and programs for the Policy Board. The Planning Committee is composed largely of technical counterparts to the policy members of the CDTC. For example, mayors serve at the policy level while city engineers or planning directors serve on the Planning Committee. The Policy Board has also delegated the Planning Committee authority to approve small-scale changes to CDTC's work program (UPWP) or to the Transportation Improvement Program.

Planning Committee meetings are open to the public. The public is welcome to comment on transportation related issues within the Capital District.To register to speak and/ or to request auxiliary aids or services and reasonable accommodations please contact us at: 458-2161 or Request for aids, services, or reasonable accommodations must be made at least seven business days prior to the meeting.

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Chair: Steve Iachetta, Albany County Airport Authority

Vice Chair: Steve Feeney, Schenectady County

Secretary: Michael V. Franchini, CDTC Executive Director

Planning Committee members

2021 Meetings

Planning Committee meetings are held at 9:30 a.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at the CDTC office (unless otherwise specified).

2021 Meeting/Mail Out Schedule Including TIP Amendment Submission Deadlines

Fiscal Constraint - TIP Summary Table 4


January 6, 2021


III.  Administration - Draft November 4, 2020 minutes

 Action Items

IV.  Fiscal Constraint Discussion - TIP Summary Table 4

      Meeting Handout -       

V.   Planning Commitee Officers Nomination & Election

VI.  CDTC/ CDRPC Technical Assistance Program   

 Discussion Items

VII.  2021-2022 Linkage Program Proposals

VIII. 2021 Policy Board, Planning Committee, & TIP Amendment Schedule

IX.   TIP Application & Evaluation Update 

X.    CDTC Project Delivery Update

XI.   NYSDOT Project Delivery Schedule

XII.  Status of CDTC Planning Activities


                                     The video of this meeting will be available via YouTube Live on CDTC’s YouTube channel 

 Planning Committee Meeting Material Archive

2020 Meetings

2019 Meetings

2018 Meetings

2017 Meetings

2016 Meetings

Additional archived meeting materials are available on the Archived Planning Committee webpage through 2007. Materials earlier than 2007 are available by request. Contact us for more information.

NOTE: Meeting materials available on this website may not include all materials included in the meeting mail out, such as letters from other agencies and brochures. There may also be materials not available until the meeting, such as handouts and audio-visual presentations.

The Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, its metropolitan transportation planning process on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or economic status, as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes and regulations. You may request additional information by contacting CDTC as described below. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination under Title VI or related statutes or regulations, you may file a complaint to the CDTC by sending your written complaint to Attention: Executive Director, CDTC; 1 Park Place; Colonie, New York 12205, or by sending an e-mail to