Apr
14

Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is Available for Public Review and Comment

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Each year the Sarasota/Manatee MPO updates the 5 Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The new Draft TIP for FY 2021/22—2025/26 is now available for public review and comment. Visit the following link to provide comments on the Interactive TIP here: https://publicinput.com/X7478. To comment on projects, just click on the location or project, write your comment, and then click submit.

If you would like to download the TIP, please visit our Library page on the MPO Website, select Transportation Improvement Program, and then select Draft 2021 TIP.  Visit the MPO Website by following this link: https://www.mympo.org/documents-library.

The TIP will be presented at upcoming committee meetings on May 10th and will be presented to the MPO Board at their next MPO Board meeting on May 24, 2021. The TIP must be submitted to FDOT by July 15, 2021.

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Apr
05

45-day public review and comment period is NOW open for the Draft 2021 Public Participation Plan (PPP)

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The Sarasota/Manatee MPO wants everyone to contribute to the updated DRAFT 2021 Public Participation Plan (PPP). The document can be downloaded here https://www.mympo.org/m/mandates/ppp

The PPP is the guide to involving the public in the MPO transportation planning process, major documents, projects, and programs. Every three years, MPO staff evaluates the public participation techniques and strategies laid out in the Public Participation Plan (PPP). Afterwards, the PPP is updated to incorporate the findings from the evaluation. The MPO wants to hear your input on the updated DRAFT PPP. If you have any comments or questions, please let us know by 5:00PM on Monday, May 19, 2021 when the official 45-day comment period closes. Here are four ways for the public to comment on the PPP:

  1. Email your comments to Corinne Tucker, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  2. Mail your comments
    1. ATTN: PUBLIC COMMENT FOR PPP
    2. 8100 15th Street East, Sarasota, FL 34243
  3. Call Corinne Tucker at 941-359-5772
  4. Comment at a Sarasota/Manatee MPO Meeting
    1. Bicycle/Pedestrian/Trails Advisory Committee Meeting; April 20 at 2:30 pm
    2. Technical Advisory Committee Meeting; May 10 at 10:00 am
    3. Citizen Advisory Committee Meeting; May 10 at 5:00 pm
    4. MPO Board Meeting; May 24 at 9:30 am

The MPO encourages everyone to become involved.  Your contribution ensures robust public participation in the MPO transportation planning process. Thank you for your involvement in transportation planning.

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Apr
10

45-day public review and comment period is NOW open for the Draft 2020 Public Participation Plan (PPP)

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The Sarasota/Manatee MPO wants everyone to contribute to the updated DRAFT 2020 Public Participation Plan (PPP). The document can be downloaded here https://www.mympo.org/files/40/Public-Participation-Plan/964/2020-DRAFT-Public-Participation-Plan.pdf

The PPP is the guide to involving the public in the MPO transportation planning process, major documents, projects, and programs. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the MPO updated information to include new tools, processes, and procedures when there is a declared state of emergency. The MPO wants to hear your input on the updated DRAFT PPP. If you have any comments or questions, please let us know by 5:00PM on Monday, May 25, 2020 when the official 45-day comment period closes. Here are four ways for the public to comment on the PPP:

  • Email your comments to Corinne Tucker, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Mail your comments
    • ATTN: PUBLIC COMMENT FOR PPP
    • 8100 15th Street East, Sarasota, FL 34243
  • Call Corinne Tucker at 941-359-5772
  • Comment at the April 20, 2020 Virtual MPO Board Meeting

The MPO encourages everyone to become involved.  Your contribution ensures robust public participation in the MPO transportation planning process. Thank you for your involvement in transportation planning.

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May
02

Draft 2019 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is Available for Public Review and Comment

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MEDIARELEASE  
Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization
7632 15th Street East | Sarasota, FL 34243-3248         
941-359-5772 | Fax: 941-359-5779

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is Available for Public Review and Comment

Date:              May 2, 2019
Contact:        Ryan Brown, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone:           941-359-5772
Fax:                 941-359-5779

Each year the Sarasota/Manatee MPO updates the 5 Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The new Draft TIP for FY 2019/20—2023/24 is now available for public review and comment. Visit the TIP page on the MPO website to view and comment on the Interactive TIP here: https://www.mympo.org/m/mandates/tip.

To comment on projects, just click on the location or project, write your comment, and then click submit. If you would like to download the TIP, please visit our Library page, select Transportation Improvement Program, and then select Draft 2019 TIP.

Background: The process to develop the 2019/20-2023/24 TIP started in June 2018 when the MPO Board adopted its 2018 Project Priority List. That list was forwarded to FDOT to prepare its Draft Tentative Five Year Work Program which includes roadway improvements, transportation alternatives, bridge, safety and public transportation projects (i.e. transit, aviation, port, intermodal and transportation disadvantaged program projects).

The TIP will be presented at upcoming committee meetings on May 6th and will be presented to the MPO Board at their next MPO Board meeting on May 20, 2019. The TIP must be submitted to FDOT by July 15, 2019.

To view and comment on the Interactive TIP, please click here.

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