Public Notice – Request for Public Comment (2013 Final PPP/Draft FY14 UPWP)

PUBLIC NOTICE

REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS REGARDING THE PROPOSED FINAL PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PLAN (PPP) AND THE DRAFT 2014 UNIFIED PLANNING WORK PROGRAM (UPWP)

The Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization has prepared the Final PPP and the Draft FY 2014 UPWP for review by the MPO Policy Board in July 2013. The purpose of the PPP is to outline processes for involving the public in transportation planning within the MPO area.  The PPP summarizes the federal and state regulations for preparing the primary planning documents of the MPO.

The UPWP is the planning and administrative budget of the MPO and details the federally funded transportation planning activities to be undertaken in the Eastern Shore Urbanized Area in FY 2014 by the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) and the Eastern Shore MPO.

The Final PPP and Draft UPWP will be available for review at the locations listed below from May 28, 2013, to July 11, 2013.  The documents may also be viewed on the ESMPO website,

www. easternshorempo.org.

The MPO would like input from the public and welcomes written comments during this time. Comment forms will be available at each location.

Daphne City Hall, Clerk’s Office, Daphne

Daphne Public Library, Daphne

Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, Fairhope

Fairhope City Hall, Clerk’s Office, Fairhope

Fairhope Public Library, Fairhope

Baldwin County Fairhope Satellite Courthouse, Commission Office, Fairhope

Baldwin Rural Area Transportation System (BRATS) Hub, Fairhope

Loxley Town Hall, Clerk’s Office, Loxley

Loxley Public Library, Loxley

Alabama DOT, Division Engineer, Mobile

BRATS Hub and Headquarters, Robertsdale

Baldwin County Central Annex II, Highway Department, Robertsdale

Central Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, Robertsdale

Baldwin County Central Annex Commission Office, Robertsdale

Robertsdale Public Library, Robertsdale

Baldwin County Central Annex, Baldwin County Library Cooperative, Robertsdale

Spanish Fort City Hall, Clerk’s Office, Spanish Fort

Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, Spanish Fort

Oscar Johnson Memorial Library, Silverhill

 

Written comments may be submitted as follows:

U.S. Mail or Hand Delivery:

Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization

c/o Baldwin County (Fairhope) Satellite Courthouse

1100 Fairhope Avenue

Fairhope, Alabama 36532

Email:

coordinator@easternshorempo.org

Facsimile:

(251) 580-2590

Additional information regarding the Public Participation Plan and Unified Planning Work Program may be obtained by contacting the MPO Coordinator, Matthew Brown, at (251) 990-4640 or msbrown@baldwincountyal.gov.

 

Public Notice – April/May MPO Meetings

PUBLIC NOTICE

Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization

POLICY BOARD MEETING, TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TAC) MEETING, AND CITIZENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CAC) MEETING

The Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization (ESMPO) will be conducting the following meetings in April and May:

The Policy Board will meet on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in the Commission Conference Room at the Baldwin County Satellite Courthouse at 1100 Fairhope Ave., Fairhope, Alabama. The Policy Board will consider adoption of a proposed amendment to the ESMPO Bylaws. The proposed amendment adds language for the formation of a Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee. A copy of the proposed amendment and comment forms are available on the MPO website. Comments must be received on or before Monday, April 29, 2013.

The Technical Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in the Council Chambers of Daphne City Hall at 1705 Main Street in Daphne, Alabama. 

The Citizens Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Daphne City Hall at 1705 Main Street in Daphne, Alabama. 

The proposed agendas for each meeting may be viewed on the Eastern Shore MPO website: (http://www.easternshorempo.org./) fourteen days prior to the meeting.  For more information regarding any of the information above, please contact the Eastern Shore MPO at 251-990-4640.

Public Notice – March Meetings

PUBLIC NOTICE

Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization

March 6, 2013 – Policy Board Meeting

The Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization Policy Board will meet on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Daphne City Hall in the Council Chambers at 1705 Main Street in Daphne, Alabama.

The agenda will be posted on this website no less than fourteen days prior to the meeting.  For more information please contact the Eastern Shore MPO at 251-990-4640.

 

Public Notice – February Meetings

PUBLIC NOTICE

Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization

February 27, 2013 – Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

The Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization Technical Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 27, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in the meeting room of the Bass Pro Shops at 20000 Bass Pro Drive, Spanish Fort, Alabama (proceed up the main stairway just inside the main entrance; cross the bridge into camping department, proceed down the main isle, the meeting room is in the back left corner).

The agenda and location will be posted on this website no less than fourteen days prior to the meeting.  For more information please contact the Eastern Shore MPO at 251-990-4640.