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Public Comment Requested on Regional Transportation Plans and Projects

August 7 – September 5, 2019
Public comments are now being accepted on:

  • Transportation projects listed in the DRAFT FY2020-2026 Regional Transportation Improvement Program
  • The required air quality conformity demonstration for Northern Ada County for projects in the DRAFT Regional Transportation Improvement Program
  • The FY2020 federal Program of Projects proposed for funding by Valley Regional Transit. The COMPASS public participation process is being used to satisfy Valley Regional Transit’s Urbanized Area Formula Grant Program of Projects public outreach requirement.

Learn more:
Documents for public review and comment.
Attend an open house.
Submit your comments.

 

Documents for Comment

DRAFT FY2020-2026 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) (three formats available for review)

The Regional Transportation Improvement Program, or TIP, is a multi-year budget of federally funded and “regionally significant” transportation projects in Ada and Canyon Counties. Essentially, it is a list of transportation projects with information on the project budgets.

  • DRAFT detailed project list
    • Most detailed information of the three formats; includes project description, funding sources, and specific performance measures the projects meet
    • Includes the FY2020 federal Program of Projects proposed for funding by Valley Regional Transit (also provided separately below); the COMPASS public participation process is being used to satisfy Valley Regional Transit’s Urbanized Area Formula Grant Program of Projects public outreach requirement.



 

DRAFT Air Quality Conformity Demonstration

DRAFT Air Quality Conformity Demonstration This document contains the estimated air quality impacts associated with the draft TIP. The estimated impacts demonstrate that the projects contained in the TIP meet air quality conformity requirements for Northern Ada County.

FY2020 Federal Program of Projects Proposed for Funding by Valley Regional Transit

  • Public transportation project List
    • The COMPASS public participation process is being used to satisfy Valley Regional Transit’s Urbanized Area Formula Grant program of projects public outreach requirement.

 

Submit Comments

Comments must be submitted in writing and received no later than 11:59 pm, Thursday, September 5, 2019. Comment forms and other materials are available:

 

Questions? Want more information?

Public Comment Open House, Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Attend an open house to learn about transportation projects and submit your comments.

  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019
  • 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    • Brief presentations from COMPASS and local transportation agency staff will begin at 6:00 pm
  • COMPASS; 700 NE 2nd Street, Meridian, Idaho 83642

Those needing assistance, including assistance in submitting written comments, may call 208/855-2558 with 48 hours advance notice. Personas que necesitan asistencia, favor de llamar al número 208/855-2558 con 48 horas de anticipación.

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Public Comments Received During Recent Comment Periods