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Comment Period for FY 2023-2026 TIP Amendment Four

February 28 2023 | 0 Comments

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FY 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment Four Packet

Four changes are proposed for Amendment Number 4 to the FY 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program and can be found in the attached packet.

  1. *Revised* Various ADA Enhancement Projects (CU2205-23A4)
    City Utilities applied for FY 2021-2023 FTA 5310 funding, which will be considered for award by the OTO Board of Directors at their March meeting. Projects will address ADA enhancements throughout the CU Transit system for a total programmed amount of $566,251.
  2. *New* FY 21 5307 ARP Capital Funding (CU2304-23A4)
    City Utilities is programming additional funding received through the FTA Section 5307 ARP apportionment for a total programmed amount of $4,447,855.
  3. *Revised* I-44 Pavement Improvements (GR2302-23A4)
    MoDOT is programming additional funding to address an increase in construction costs due to pavement pricing and inflation for a new total programmed amount of $4,708,200.
  4. *New* Route OO East Sidewalks (ST2302-23A4)
    Strafford has been recommended for TAP funds to construct sidewalks along Route OO from Route 125 to east of the Dollar General for a total programmed amount of $245,008.

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 March 15, 2023 at 5 p.m. The OTO Board of Directors will review and consider approving the Amendment at their March 16, 2023 Board Meeting, held at 12:00 noon. 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, Transportation Planning Manager, 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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