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21-Day Comment Period & Public Meeting 5/8 for Draft FFY2020-2024 TIP, Amendments to FFY2019-2023 TIP, and Public Participation Plan Update

SRPEDD Announces a 21-day Public Comment Period and Public Meeting to hear comments for the release of the draft FFY2020-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), 5 amendments to the FFY2019 year of the FFY2019-2023 TIP, as well as the release of the draft 2020 update to the Public Participation Program (PPP). The PPP requires an extended 45-day public comment period.

April 16, 2019 – There are 5 proposed amendments to the FFY2019 year of the FFY2019-2023 TIP including 3 highway projects experiencing cost increases and 1 project with an additional funding source due to a cost increase. The total increase in funding for all totals $5,025,169. The last amendment is regarding the addition of language concerning performance measures to the TIP.

The TIP is the programming document listing all federally funded road and bridge projects in the region and all transit projects for both the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority (SRTA) and the Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority (GATRA). The TIP lists all projects in the 27 SRPEDD communities to be funded through the year 2023.

A public meeting to hear comments and concerns on these draft documents and amendments will be held at SRPEDD, located at 88 Broadway in Taunton, MA on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 3 PM. Everyone is welcome to attend, ask questions and offer comments. In addition, the public is also welcome to attend the JTPG meeting at 2 PM to see a full presentation on the TIP and offer comments at that time.

The draft TIP, the proposed amended TIP items, and the draft PPP can be found on SRPEDD’s website at www.srpedd.org for review. The FFY2020-2024 TIP and the amendments mentioned above will become final on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 when approved by the SMMPO at the next meeting. The draft PPP will become final on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 when approved by the SMMPO. Comments are encouraged and may be offered by a variety of methods including:

E-mail at lestrela@srpedd.org;
Phone at 508 824-1367 x236 (dial 711 to use MassRelay); Fax at 508 823-1803;
Our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SRPEDD;
On Twitter @SRPEDD_NEWS https://twitter.com/SRPEDD_NEWS?lang=en; or
By postal mail or in person at our office located at 88 Broadway, Taunton, MA 02780.

 

Please click here to view the Draft FFY2020-2024 TIP.

Please click here to view the proposed FFY2019-2023 TIP Amendments.

Please click here to view the Draft PPP.

 

 

 

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