OTO requests public comment on a amendment to the OTO Public Participation Plan. The amendment adds required language by the Federal Transit Administration to fulfill the grant requirements for public participation for transit projects. The revisions may be found on pages 17 and 21 of the Public Participation Plan. The public comment period is from March 1 to April 16, 2015.
OTO adopted the Public Participation Plan in 2013. The purpose of the Public Participation Plan is to outline the process to involve the public and transportation stakeholders in the decision-making process. The adopted plan does not currently describe that the public participation process adopted by OTO satisfies the requirements for public participation for City Utilities Transit and for all FTA programs.
The Public Participation Plan amendment is available for review here.
Please leave any comment or questions on the amendment below.