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MEETING MINUTES The Tomorrow Plan Steering Committee and MPO Executive Committee Meeting 3:45 p.m.

, Thursday, June 7, 2012 Des Moines Area MPO Office Des Moines, Iowa The Tomorrow Plan Steering Committee and MPO Executive Committee held a meeting at 3:45 p.m. on June 7, 2012, at the Des Moines Area MPO office. Before the meeting, the MPO staff sent agenda packets to The Tomorrow Plan Steering Committee and MPO Executive Committee and posted the agenda at the MPO office at 4:45 p.m. on June 1, 2012. In addition to these published tentative minutes, there may be additional meeting notes on file with the MPO staff that are public records and available upon request as provided by law. These tentative minutes reflect all action taken at the meeting.
Members Present: Ruth Randleman, City of Carlisle Aaron Todd, Center on Sustainable Communities Frank Strong, Central Iowa Center for Independent Living Brad Golightly, Dallas County Elizabeth Presutti, DART Rick Clark, City of Des Moines Bob Mahaffey, City of Des Moines* Ted Ohmart, City of West Des Moines* Jay Byers, Greater Des Moines Partnership Doug Johnston, Iowa State University Paula Dierenfeld, City of Johnston* Angela Connolly, Polk County* Tom Hockensmith, Polk County* Eric Burmeister, Polk County Housing Trust Fund Bob Andeweg, City of Urbandale Linda Schemmel, City of West Des Moines Elisabeth Buck, United Way of Central Iowa Jason Wells, Young Professionals Connection Members Absent: John Peterson, City of Ankeny Barry Griswell, Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines Chris Coleman, City of Des Moines* Frank Cownie, City of Des Moines Tammie Krausman, Iowa Department of Natural Resources Russ Trimble, City of West Des Moines Others Present: Pat Boddy, RDG Planning and Design Lorin Ditzler, RDG Planning and Design Mike Ludwig, City of Des Moines Erin Olson-Douglas, City of Des Moines Paul Dekker, City of Urbandale David Wilwerding, City of Johnston James Miner, Sasaki (Via telephone) Hope Stege, Sasaki (Via telephone) Staff Present: Todd Ashby, Executive Director Stephanie Muller, Executive Administrator Jonathan Wilson, General Counsel Dylan Mullenix, Principal Transportation Planner Luke Parris, Associate Transportation Planner Jennifer Roberts, Transportation Planning Intern Bethany Wilcoxon, Associate Transportation Planner * MPO Executive Committee Member

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1. Call to Order The Tomorrow Plan Co-Chair Angela Connolly called the June 7, 2012, meeting to order at 3:50 p.m. 2. Approval of the Agenda MOTION: A motion was made and seconded to approve the June 7, 2012, Steering Committee meeting agenda.

MOTION CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY 3. Approval of Meeting Minutes MOTION: A motion was made and seconded to approve the May 3, 2012, Steering Committee and Working Group meeting minutes.

MOTION CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY 4. Consultant Contract Update MPO staff presented; discussion only on item 4. 5. Project Status Update + Results of the Project Outcomes The consultant team presented; discussion only on item 5. 6. Regional Analysis of Impediments MPO staff presented; discussion only on item 6. 7. Update on Complementary Endeavors A Greater Des Moines Partnership representative and a DART representative presented; discussion only on item 7. 8. Other Non-Action Items of Interest to the Committee No other items were discussed. 9. Next Meeting Date The next meeting date is tentatively Thursday, July 12, 2012. 10. Adjournment The meeting was adjourned at 5:00 p.m.

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