Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization

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Public Notice

03/23/17

Draft TIP Public Comment Period

A 30 day public comment period will be in effect from March 23, 2017 through April 22, 2017 for the Draft 2018-2021 TIP. See link above, or Draft TIP information below for more details.

03/23/17

Proposed TIP Amendments

Public review and comment is being sought regarding amendments to the EMPO 2016-2019 TIP. Comments will be received until April 5, 2017.

03/20/17

METS 2017 FTA Grant Application Public Hearing

Two Public Hearings will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017 regarding the 2017 FTA Grant Application for METS. Both Public Hearings will be held at the Civic Center: Room 318 @ 10:00 AM and Room 301 @ 4:00 PM. Comments will be accepted at either meeting. Click the title above for the full Public Notice and Program of Projects.

Title VI

Compliance

Notification to the public of their rights under Title VI

Project Update

Want to know more about the latest significant transportation projects in your area?

The project update provides the current status for active projects within the region.

Upcoming Events

04 06, 2017

Technical Committee Meeting

Thursday 10:00 a.m. Civic Center Complex, Room 318, 1 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47708

When Available: Agenda

04 06, 2017

Policy Committee Meeting

Thursday 4:00 p.m. Civic Center Complex, Room 301, 1 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47708

When Available: Agenda

Draft TIP FY 2018-2021

The Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization (EMPO) has completed a draft of the proposed 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The TIP documents transportation projects for the next four years for the City of Evansville; the City of Henderson; the Town of Newburgh; and Vanderburgh, Warrick, and Henderson Counties.

A 30-day public comment period will be in effect from March 23, 2017 through April 22, 2017. Draft TIP comments may be sent by postal mail to the MPO office; made by telephone at 812-436-7833; faxed to 812-436-7834; or by email to comments.

For information about sheduled Open Houses for information exchange on the draft FY 2018-2021 TIP, please view the meeting flyer. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Access Management Manual and Development Guide

This document provides standards for local public agencies to use to guide decisions regarding access by vehicles, transit buses, bicycles and pedestrians to private developments and existing or proposed public right-of-ways.

Revised Public Participation Plan:

The Public Participation Plan contains the MPO policy for the provision of meaningful participation in transportation planning and related activities.

METS Transit Study

The Metropolitan Evansville Transit System (METS) has completed a Comprehensive Operational Analysis (COA).

Bike and Pedestrian Plan

Planning effort to make the region more bicycle- and pedestrian-friendly. The Plan is concerned with improving the safety and viability of bicycling and walking.