June Amendment to Regional Transportation Improvement Program

SCOG has received a request to amend the 2018-2023 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendment and submit any written comments to Mark Hamilton at markh@scog.net or to 315 South Third Street, Suite 100, Mount Vernon, WA 98273 by June 11, 2018. Written comments will be included in the meeting packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their June 20, 2018 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 Federal Transit Administration’s Program of Projects requirements.

Materials for 5/30/2018 Growth Management Act Steering Committee Meeting & 2002 Framework Agreement Workshop

Materials for the May 30, 2018 meeting of the Growth Management Act Steering Committee (GMASC) are now available.  The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Board of County Commissioners Hearing Room located at 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, WA 98273.  The meeting agenda and packet are provided below.

Meeting materials:

Following the meeting, a 2002 Framework Agreement workshop with the GMASC and the Growth Management Act Technical Advisory Committee will be held.  Binders will be provided at the workshop with paper copies of workshop materials.  Electronic versions of these materials are provided below.

Workshop materials:

Notice of Public Comment Period

Notice is hereby given that on May 16, 2018, the Skagit Council of Governments (SCOG) released the updated draft of the Title VI Plan for public comment.  Through its Title VI Plan, SCOG ensures its commitment to not exclude anyone from participation in its transportation program or deny the benefits of SCOG’s services on the basis of race, color, gender, or national origin.

Comments on the Title VI Plan update may be emailed to roseh@scog.net or mailed to:

Skagit Council of Governments
c/o Rose Howe
315 South Third Street
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

All comments must be in writing and received by SCOG no later than June 10, 2018. SCOG’s Transportation Policy Board will review and consider all comments before voting on the updated Title VI Plan at their June 20, 2018 meeting.

An electronic copy of the Title VI Plan is available here. A draft of the proposed, updated Title VI Plan is available here.  Paper copies are available at no charge from the address above, during normal business hours.  Please contact Rose Howe at (360) 416-6678 or roseh@scog.net with any questions about the Title VI Plan update.