Public Comment Period Closing Soon for Public Participation Plan

Notice is hereby given that on February 13th, 2015 the Skagit Council of Governments released a revised Public Participation Plan (PPP) for public comment.  The public comment period will end on April 3rd, 2015.

Please email public comments on the revised PPP to markh@scog.net or mail to Skagit Council of Governments, c/o Mark Hamilton, 204 West Montgomery Street, Mount Vernon, WA 98273.  Comments must be received by 5:00 p.m. on April 3rd, 2015.

An electronic copy of the revised PPP can be found at www.scog.net/PPP/RevisedPPP.pdf.  Paper copies are available at the address above, during normal business hours.

April 2015 Regional Transportation Improvement Program Amendments

SCOG has received requests to amend the 2015-2020 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendments and submit any written comments to Gabe Philips by noon on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Written comments will be included in the information packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their April 15, 2015 meeting. The public will also have the opportunity to comment at the Transportation Policy Board meeting, but written comments are preferred.

This public notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments on the TIP development process will satisfy the FTA’s Program of Projects requirements.

2014 Annual Report

SCOG has just released its 2014 annual report!  The report highlights SCOG’s accomplishments last year, includes budget information from the past few years, and describes upcoming work in 2015.

The electronic version of the report is available here.  Hard copies of the report are available at SCOG offices located at 204 West Montgomery Street, Mount Vernon, 98273.

March 2015 Regional Transportation Improvement Program Amendments

SCOG has received requests to amend the 2015-2020 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendments and submit any written comments to Gabe Philips by noon on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. Written comments will be included in the information packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their March 18, 2015 meeting. The public will also have the opportunity to comment at the Transportation Policy Board meeting, but written comments are preferred.

This public notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments on the TIP development process will satisfy the FTA’s Program of Projects requirements.