The Conference provides a forum for local participation in municipal, countywide and regional transportation planning initiatives. Two committees oversee the Conference's activities in the area of transportation planning.
Transportation Policy Committee
The Transportation Policy Committee leads the Conference's goal to improve mobility and reduce congestion in DuPage. This committee also oversees implementation of the DuPage Area Transit Plan, via the Transit Plan Implementation Team.
Transportation Technical Committee
The Transportation Technical Committee facilitates intergovernmental dialogue between highway and transit agencies concerning projects and programs affecting DuPage municipalities. This committee also allocates and oversees over $6 million of federal Surface Transportation Program (STP) funds annually. Click here for more information on the Surface Transportation Program.
DuPage Area Transit Plan
The Conference was selected by the Regional Transportation Authority to oversee implementation of the DuPage Area Transit Plan, adopted jointly with the DuPage County Board in 2002 and updated in 2010. The Plan focuses on the development of innovative transit solutions addressing the transportation and quality-of-life concerns most important to DuPage leaders and the public. A multi-agency group of local governments that work in collaboration with the service boards guides implementation of the Plan. More information about the Transit Plan is accessible here.
Additional Transportation Programs
The Conference activetly participates in many regional joint transportation planning efforts including implementation of the Federal Railroad Administration's train horn sounding rules, County trail and bikeway planning, various regional studies, and much more.
Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)
Regional Transportation Authority
Illinois Department of Transportation
Illinois State Highway Toll Authority
DuPage County Division of Transportation
DuPage County Public Transit Committee
DuPage County Transportation Committee
DuPage County Transportation Planning Group
US Department of Transportation
Active Transportation Alliance
Metropolitan Planning Council
National Association of City Transportation Officials
GO TO 2040
Elgin O'Hare Western Access
College of DuPage Connector
DuPage County Bikeways and Trails
IDOT I-290 Eisenhower Expressway Study
RTA Cook-DuPage Corridor
Regional Transportation Mapping and Statistics (RTAMS)
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