June 2015 Regional Transportation Improvement Program Amendment

SCOG has received a request to amend the 2015-2020 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendment and submit any written comments to Gabe Philips by noon on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Written comments will be included in the information packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their June 17, 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.

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2015 Skagit-Island Special Needs Transportation Forum

The 2015 Skagit-Island Special Needs Transportation Forum will be held next week, on Wednesday, May 27th at SCOG’s offices.  This forum is the result of a planning process that SCOG led last year to develop a human services transportation plan for people with special transportation needs including the elderly, persons with disabilities and low-income persons in Skagit and Island counties.

A number of organizations have been invited to attend and the meeting is open to the public to attend as well.

If you plan on attending, please RSVP to Mark Hamilton at markh@scog.net or (360) 416-7876 so the room can be setup with enough chairs for everyone.

A draft agenda for the event is located here.  The address for the event is 204 West Montgomery Street, Mount Vernon, WA 98273.  It begins at 9:00 a.m. and goes to 11:00 a.m.

May 2015 Regional Transportation Improvement Program Amendment

SCOG has received a request to amend the 2015-2020 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendment and submit any written comments to Gabe Philips by noon on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Written comments will be included in the information packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their May 20, 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.

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