The Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization (MTPO) for the Gainesville Urbanized Area will conduct a meeting at the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, Gainesville) in the John R. “Jack” Durrance Auditorium on Monday, December 4, 2023. The meeting begins at 5 p.m.
In-person public comment will be taken for the agenda items and the public will also have an opportunity to speak about items not on the agenda. Members of the public who wish to speak are asked to limit their comments to three minutes. Masks for vulnerable citizens are strongly recommended. Individuals may view the meeting on Cox Channel and on the Alachua County Video on Demand
website. The meetings can also be viewed on the Alachua County TV app (AC TV) on Apple TV, Amazon Fire, or Roku. The public is encouraged to submit any written or photographic documents one business day prior to the meeting to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Any questions regarding participation should be directed to the Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization at 955-2200, extension 114.
Items of interest on the meeting agenda include:
- Transportation Improvement Program Amendment - State Road 26 Urban Corridor Planning and State Road 24 Bicycle/Pedestrian Trail
- Florida Department of Transportation Tentative Five-Year Work Program 2024 to 2029
- Election of Officers
- Appointment of Members to the Audit Review Committee
The Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization is responsible for the continuing, comprehensive, and cooperative urban transportation planning program for the Gainesville Metropolitan Area. This planning program is required to receive federal and state funds for transportation projects. Voting members consist of the five Alachua County commissioners and the Mayor and the six City of Gainesville commissioners. Non-voting members are The University of Florida President’s designee, a Rural Advisor designated by the Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation District 2 Secretary’s designee. Staff services are provided by the North Central Florida Regional Planning Council.
For more information, please contact Scott Koons at 352.955.2200, ext. 101.
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, familial status, religious status, marital status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Scott Koons at 352.955.2200, extension 101, at least five (5) days before the public meeting. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).