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Planning & Economic Development Committee

The Planning and Economic Development Committee oversees regional and corridor-based planning activities including: the update of the Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and NJTPA work related to the Regional Plan for Sustainable Development (RPSD). The committee also reviews and approves funding for the annual Unified Planning Work Program, which includes all Central Staff activities; the Study & Development (S&D) Program, which includes future projects in various stages of planning; and the Subregional Transportation Planning and Subregional Studies programs.

Committee Members

Kathryn A. DeFillippo

Kathryn A. DeFillippo

Ex-Officio

Representing

Freeholder, Morris County

John Bartlett

John Bartlett

Member

Representing

Freeholder, Passaic County

John P. Kelly

John P. Kelly

Chair

Representing

Freeholder, Ocean County

Jason Sarnoski

Jason Sarnoski

Member

Representing

Freeholder Director, Warren County

Joseph DiVincenzo

Joseph DiVincenzo

Member

Representing

County Executive, Essex County

Steven M. Fulop

Steven M. Fulop

Member

Representing

Mayor, Jersey City

Ras J. Baraka

Ras J. Baraka

Member

Representing

Mayor, City of Newark

Sara Sooy

Sara Sooy

Vice Chair

Representing

Freeholder Deputy Director, Somerset County

Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti

Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti

Member

Representing

Commissioner, New Jersey Department of Transportation

Kevin Corbett

Kevin Corbett

Member

Representing

Executive Director, NJ TRANSIT

Kevin O'Toole

Kevin O'Toole

Member

Representing

Chairman, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Brian T. Wilton

Brian T. Wilton

Member

Representing

Deputy Chief Counsel, Governor's Representative

Jamie LeFrak

Jamie LeFrak

Member

Representing

Citizens' Representative,