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03/13/18

LEGAL NOTICE - Metropolitan Transportation Planning Certification Review

GREATER BRIDGEPORT AND VALLEY

METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION (MPO)

LEGAL NOTICE

Metropolitan Transportation Planning Certification Review

NOTICE, is hereby given that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) will review the transportation planning program of the Greater Bridgeport and Valley MPO on Thursday, April 19th, 2018 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at 1000 Lafayette Boulevard (RBS Building), Bridgeport, CT 06604 in the 3rd floor training room. The USDOT must jointly certify the transportation planning process in the Bridgeport-Stamford Transportation Management Area in accordance with federal planning regulations. Additional details and an agenda are available at ctmetro.org or nvcogct.org.

The public and interested groups are encouraged to attend the meeting. An open forum for interested persons and elected officials to address the review committee has been provided for in the day’s schedule from 9:30 am to 10:00 am.

Written comments may be sent to either the Federal Highway Administration or Federal Transit Administration at the addresses below:

FHWA:          Ken Shooshan-Stoller, Transportation Planner, Connecticut Division

                     628-2 Hebron Avenue, Suite 303

                     Glastonbury, CT 06033

                     Via email: Kenneth.Shooshan-Stoller@dot.gov

FTA:              Leah Sirmin, Program Manager

                     55 Broadway, Suite 920

                     Cambridge, MA 02142

                     Via email: leah.sirmin@dot.gov

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids for service should contact MetroCOG at (203) 366-5405 or ckelleher@ctmetro.org. Language assistance may be requested within a reasonable timeframe and is provided at no cost to the public.

For more information, please contact either Matt Fulda, Executive Director of the Connecticut Metropolitan Council of Governments (MetroCOG) at (203) 366-5405 or Rick Dunne, Executive Director of the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments (NVCOG) at (203) 735-8688.