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Comment period for Amendment 10 to the FY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program

May 4 2021 | 0 Comments

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Amendment 10 to the FY 2020-2023 TIP Packet

Two changes are proposed for Amendment Number 10 to the FY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program and can be found in the attached packet.

  1. *New* Grand Street Pedestrian Underpass and Streetscape Improvements (MS2201-20A10)

Missouri State University is requesting to add improvements to the Grand Street Underpass and associated streetscape improvements to the TIP for a total programmed amount, all local funds, of $3,536,748, in FY 2022.

  1. *New* N. Old Orchard Road Improvements (ST2202-20A10)

The City of Strafford is requesting to add capacity improvements along N. Old Orchard Road, between Evergreen and Farm Road 84, for a total programmed amount of $667,856. Inclusion of this project in the TIP is dependent upon approval of N. Old Orchard Road as a Collector on the Federal Functional Classification System, as well as an STBG-U Advance Agreement from the City of Strafford.

How to comment:



Fax: 417-862-6013

In writing: OTO, 2208 W. Chesterfield Blvd., Suite 101, Springfield, MO 65807

The public comment period will end on May 19, 2021 at 5 p.m. The OTO Board of Directors will review and consider approving the Amendment at their May 20, 2021 Board Meeting, held at 12:00 noon via electronic means. After reviewing recommendations and entertaining public comment, the OTO Board of Directors will decide whether to formally adopt the Amendment.

For more information, contact: Natasha Longpine, Principal Planner, Ozarks Transportation Organization, 2208 W. Chesterfield Boulevard, Suite 101, Springfield, Missouri 65807, 417-865-3042.

Ozarks Transportation Organization is your Springfield-regional Metropolitan Planning Organization, or MPO. The MPO is a body of elected and appointed members who work together with local, state and federal elected officials and policy-makers, serving to make funding and planning decisions for transportation within the Springfield, MO region.

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Si usted necesita la ayuda de un traductor, por favor comunĂ­quese con Andy Thomason al 417-865-3042, al menos 48 horas antes del plazo.

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