posted on March 25, 2013 05:44
The Mecklenburg-Union Metropolitan Planning Organization (MUMPO) opened a 30-day public comment period on Saturday, March 23 and will hold Open House-format meetings to receive the public’s input on proposed amendments to its 2035 Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) and 2012-2018 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).
Public input will also be received on the Conformity Determination Report for the amended LRTP and TIP.
The meetings are scheduled for the following dates and locations:
April 10, 2013
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Belk Center Auditorium
11920 Verhoeff Dr.
Huntersville, NC 28078
April 11, 2013
1810 Oaklawn Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28216
MUMPO is considering amending its LRTP and TIP, and making a conformity determination, in response to an NCDOT proposal to implement improvements to I-77 by constructing high occupancy toll (HOT) lanes from I-277 (Brookshire Freeway) in Charlotte, to NC 150 (exit 36) in Mooresville.
All pertinent documents can be viewed at: www.mumpo.org/I-77