Upcoming Public Hearings & Other Meetings
Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Hearing
The Johnson City Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization (MTPO) will hold a public hearing on two proposed transit amendments in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), as follows:
- Amendment 2 to add additional residual Section 5317 New Freedom funds for Johnson City Transit, with $241,512 in Fiscal Year 2022 and $241,512 in Fiscal Year 2023; and
- Amendment 3 to add a new capital project for Section 5339 funds in the amount of $57,325 for NET Trans in Fiscal Year 2021.
The amendments can be viewed on our website at www.jcmpo.org/tip.html. Due to the pandemic, the public hearing will be held over the phone on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. The public will call (646) 558-8656, and when prompted, enter:
Meeting ID: 868 2377 6998
Callers will wait in a que and be let in one at a time to ask questions or voice a comment. The public hearing will be livestreamed on YouTube with a presentation. Use the following link, then scroll to the bottom of the page to find this meeting - https://www.johnsoncitytn.org/streaming.
Comments are also being accepted by other means for 14 days until Monday, April 26, 2021. The public can submit comments using an online form available on our website listed above. Comments can also be sent by mail to Johnson City MTPO, 137 West Market Street, Johnson City, TN 37604, by email to email@example.com, or by phone to (423) 434-6272. Please use this opportunity to share with us your comments regarding these amendments.
Public involvement activities and time established for public review and comment on the TIP will satisfy the Program of Projects requirement for the Federal Transit Administration Urbanized Area Formula Program.
Link to the TIP Amendments
Link to the Executive Board Meeting Public Notice where the TIP Amendments will be considered