posted on November 28, 2011 09:49
Certification Review Public Comment Period
Joint Certification Review
Pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 134(i)(5) and 49 U.S.C. 1607, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) must jointly certify the metropolitan transportation planning process in Transportation Management Areas at least every four years (a TMA is an urbanized area, as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, with a population of over 200,000). MUMPO’s transportation planning process will be the subject of a certification review on December 5-6, 2011.
The public is encouraged to provide input on MUMPO’s planning process. A public comment period is now open and will continue until Friday, December 23. Written comments may be sent to:
Federal Highway Administration
310 New Bern Ave. Ste. 410
Raleigh, NC 27601
Also, a public meeting will be held;
Monday, December 5, 2011
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center
600 E. Fourth St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
The purpose of this meeting is to provide the public with an opportunity to discuss MUMPO’s process with representatives of the FHWA and FTA.