Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization
7632 15th Street East • Sarasota, Florida 34243-3248
941-359-5772 • Fax: 941-359-5779
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Date: August 9, 2017
Contact: David Hutchinson, Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization
Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization invites you to attend Federal Certification Review
NOTIFICATION IS GIVEN that Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is being reviewed by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to assure the MPO’s activities, practices and policies are in compliance with Federal policies and laws.
On August 14, 2017, the MPO will host an open house at 4:00 p.m. followed by a public meeting conducted by the FHWA and the FTA at 5:00 p.m. at the Dan P. McClure Auditorium at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, 5900 Airport Auditorium Lane, Sarasota, Florida 34243. All persons are invited to attend and comment regarding the transportation planning process within the Sarasota/Manatee MPO region.
THIS NOTICE is published pursuant to the requirements of the Federal Laws, Florida Statutes and MPO Policy. NO STENOGRAPHIC RECORD BY A CERTIFIED COURT REPORTER IS MADE OF THIS MEETING. ACCORDINGLY, ANY PERSON WHO MAY SEEK TO APPEAL ANY DECISIONS INVOLVING THE MATTER NOTICED HEREIN WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAKING A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE AT THIS MEETING UPON WHICH ANY APPEAR IS TO BE BASED.
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the Sarasota/Manatee MPO at 941-359-5772 at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.
The MPO’s planning process is conducted in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes. Any person or beneficiary who believes he/she has been discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or family status may file a complaint with the MPO’s Title VI Coordinator Mike Maholtz at (941) 359-5772 or by writing him at 7632 15th Street East, Sarasota, Florida 34243.