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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON THE UPDATE OF THE PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PLAN

 

Middle Rogue Metropolitan Planning Organization

 

The Middle Rogue Metropolitan Planning Organization (MRMPO) Policy Committee, Josephine County, State of Oregon, will hold a public hearing to review and consider adopting a Public Participation Plan update. The hearing will be held at 2:30 p.m., June 16, 2022, during the Policy Committee meeting at the Grants Pass City Hall, Ridge Room Conference Room, 101 NW “A” Street, Grants Pass, Oregon, and online via Zoom at https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83882950521?pwd=ZDFaclQ2cW1sb3FsRGU4OVFjTHpNZz09

Meeting ID: 838 8295 0521
Passcode: 986491

Phone Number: 669 900 6833
The Public Participation Plan provides a guide for engaging the public in transportation planning for the Grants Pass Urbanized Area. The planning area includes portions of Josephine & Jackson Counties and the cities of Gold Hill, Grants Pass, and Rogue River.

 

Please comment by email to: ksharp@rvcog.org, or in writing to 155 N. First Street, P.O. Box 3275, Central Point, OR 97502, or offer testimony in person during the public hearing. Copies are available online at www.mrmpo.org, or can be requested by emailing ksharp@rvcog.org, or by calling (541) 423-1375. In addition, copies are available at the RVCOG office at the above address. Please direct your comments to Kelsey Sharp. Written comments are welcome through 12 p.m., June 15, 2022.

 

If assistance is needed to participate in this meeting, please contact the MRMPO at the Rogue Valley Council of Governments office: (541) 664-6674.  Notification of at least 24 hours prior to the meeting will assist staff in providing reasonable accommodation.

 

This press release meets the federal requirement of a 45-day public comment period for a public participation plan.

CLICK HERE for the plan.


 

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON AMENDMENTS TO THE 2021–2024 Middle Rogue Metropolitan Planning Organization Transportation Improvement Program

MRMPO Policy Committee Meeting, 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2022

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83882950521?pwd=ZDFaclQ2cW1sb3FsRGU4OVFjTHpNZz09

Meeting ID: 838 8295 0521

Passcode: 986491

Dial: +1 253 215 8782

Sent out to Media and Posted at mrmpo.org on May 26, 2022

The MRMPO is considering the following amendments to the 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program:

  1. Add Project to TIP:  Gas Fleet Replacement – Josephine Co. – 5339 (KN22608)
  2. Add Project to TIP:  Gas Fleet Replacement – Josephine Co. – CARES Act (KN22600)
  3. Add Project to TIP:  Purchase Equipment and Construct Bus Charging Facilities (KN22601)
  4. Add Project to TIP:  Gas Bus Fleet Replacement – Josephine Co. 5307 (KN22599)

The TIP fulfills federal requirements (23 CFR Part 450) for a long-range multimodal transportation plan and a short-range project programming document. The planning area includes portions of Josephine & Jackson Counties and the cities of Gold Hill, Grants Pass, and Rogue River.

We are seeking public comment over the next twenty-one (21) days.  Anyone wishing to comment should go to the website and click on the “contact us” link.  Or you can mail comments to:

Planning and Program Manager

Rogue Valley Council of Governments

155 N. 1st Street

P.O Box 3275

Central Point, OR  97502

This public hearing notice is being used to meet the public participation requirements for the Federal Transit Administration’s Program of Projects.

CLICK HERE for the amendments