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RTIP

As the RTPA, BCAG is required to prepare a Regional Transportation Improvement program (RTIP) every two years. The purpose of the RTIP is to identify programming recommendations for the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The STIP is comprised of two components, the Regional Improvement Program  (RIP) for projects nominated by regional agencies in California, such as BCAG and the Interregional Improvement Program (IIP) for projects nominated by Caltrans. The STIP is adopted by the California Transportation Commission.
 
 
02/25/2016 Revised 2016 RTIP - Due to insufficient transportation revenues that fund the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), the California Transportation Commission (CTC) has requested that submitted Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP) documents be revised. BCAG's reduction target is $3.9 million.  As a result, the SR 70 "Segment 2 Project" has been deleted from the original RTIP submittal.
 
Board Memorandum on STIP Funding - February 25, 2016   
 
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2016 RTIP Development - Adoption: December 10, 2015
The 2016 RTIP is a continuation of carryover projects from the 2014 STIP Cycle:

Butte County - 2016 RTIP Recommendations

Project                                                       RIP Only

SR 70 Passing Lane Project (Segment 1)  $13,100,000  PS&E, R/W, CON
SR 70 Passing Lane Project (Segment 2)             $  1,500,000  PS&E and R/W
Midway Bridges across Butte Creek                      $  1,499,000  CON
Planning, Programming and Monitoring                 $     202,000  CON
Total                                                        $16,301,000

2016 RTIP Document  & Appendices - complete with programming sheets    
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 2014 RTIP Development -Adopted: December 12, 2013
The 2014 RTIP is a continuation of the progress defined in the 2012 RTIP.  BCAG is recommending that two segments on the SR 70 Corridor (Segment 1 and Segment 2) move forward as well as complete the Neal Road Class 2 Bike Lane Project.  PPM funds are used by BCAG to support its planning and programming responsibilities thru the period of the STIP.  The memorandums below for the Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) and the Board memorandum provide a summary and description of the projects recommended for programming.  Until the CTC actually adopts the STIP, the projects and funding could change.  In essance, the RTIP is BCAG's recommendation to the CTC for approval. Approval by the CTC is scheduled for April 2014.
Draft 2014 RTIP Recommendations:

FUND ESTIMATE Through FY 18/19

$18,480,000

AGENCY

RIP PROJECT RECOMMENDATIONS

FUNDING RECOMMENDATION

 


 

County

Neal Rd Class 2 Bike Lane Project

$   1,440,000

BCAG

SR 70 Passing Lanes – Segment 1

$ 13,100,000

BCAG

SR 70 Passing Lanes – Segment 2

$   1,325,000

BCAG

Planning Programming and Monitoring (PPM)

$      444,000

 

TOTAL 2012 RTIP RECOMMENDATIONS

$ 16,309,000


UNPROGRAMMED BALANCE

                    $   2,171,000

Adopted 2014 RTIP Document -  Board approval - December 12, 2013
Draft 2014 RTIP Document - Posted October 16, 2013    (Hard copy available at each public library in Butte County as well)    
BCAG Board of Directors Memorandum- December 12, 2013  
Public Notice - Informing public of availability for review and comment - October 16, 2013
Public Notice - August 2013    
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2012 RTIP - Adopted

The 2012 RTIP indicates the area's short-term plan for use of RIP and IIP dollars for transportation projects over the next five fiscal years beginning July 1, 2012.The final recommendations identified below recommend $4.2 million in projects for the region and a reservation of $11.2 million for programming BCAG's next SR 70 Passing Lane project in the 2014 STIP cycle.  The follwoing list of projects was developed in consultation with the BCAG Transportation Advisory Committee.

BCAG 2012 RTIP Recommendations:

 

AGENCY

 

PROJECT

 

FUNDING RECOMMENDATION

 

TE RECOMMENDATIONS

 

County

Neal Rd Class 2 Bike Lane Project

 $             1,500,000

Gridley

Downtown Streetscape Project

 $                452,000

BCAG

Chico Bike Map Update

 $                  32,000

 

Subtotal for TE Projects

 $            1,984,000




 

RIP RECOMMENDATIONS

 

County

Butte County Midway over Butte Creek Project (Local Match)

 $             1,499,000

BCAG

Planning Programming and Monitoring (PPM)

 $                740,000

BCAG

Reserve balance for future SR 70 Passing Lane Project in the  2014 STIP Cycle

 $          11,256,000


Subtotal for RIP Recommendations

 $          13,495,000

 

 

 


 

TOTAL 2012 RTIP RECOMMENDATIONS

 

 $           15,479,000

The draft 2012 RTIP for Butte County is available for review and comment.  The public is encouraged to participate and provide input to the RTIP or any other BCAG planning function. The RTIP document is available for review on the Internet at www.bcag.org as available at each of the Butte County public libraries.  Comments on the RTIP are requested by December 1, 2011.

The 2012 RTIP is scheduled to be adopted by the BCAG Board of Directors at their December 8, 2011 Board meeting at the City of Chico Council Chambers at 9:00 a.m. located at 421 Main Street, Chico, CA.

Questions regarding the RTIP can be directed to Ivan Garcia, Programming Manager at BCAG at 530-809-4616 or by e-mail at igarcia@bcag.org.