Public Comment Period Opens on 8/14 for Draft NJ TIP

 

 

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission

 

DVRPC Announces for Public Review: Draft DVRPC FY2018 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for New Jersey 

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) is seeking your input and will open a public comment period. The Draft DVRPC Federal Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for New Jersey will be available for public comment from August 14, 2017, until September 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM (EST)

The TIP represents the region's federally funded transportation improvement priorities and is required by federal law in order to receive and spend federal transportation funds. The TIP also includes non-federally funded projects that are regionally significant in order to provide a broad picture of the region's transportation improvements.

Please join us at a public meeting/information session on the Draft DVRPC FY2018 TIP for NJ.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Collingswood Senior Community Center
30 W. Collings Avenue 
Collingswood, NJ 08108

The September 6th meeting will be conducted jointly with the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) and serves as an opportunity to comment on the Draft NJDOT New Jersey Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), which is available at www.state.nj.us/transportation/capital and at the DVRPC Resource Center (located at the address below). The public comment period for the Draft NJDOT STIP will open on August 8, 2017. The Draft NJDOT STIP public comment period will remain open until all three New Jersey Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) have closed their Draft FY2018 TIP public comment periods.

Electronic copies of DVRPC’s Draft NJ TIP are available at www.dvrpc.org/TIP/draft. Hardcopies are available in the DVRPC Resource Center and in a number of regional libraries. The documents will also be available at the public meeting. If requested,the TIP can be translated into an alternative format or language.

Written comments and questions must be submitted in one of four ways listed below:

  • Electronically through a web application available at: www.dvrpc.org/TIP/draft
  • By Email: TIP@dvrpc.org
  • By Mail:
    TIP Comments
    c/o DVRPC Office of Communications and Engagement
    190 N. Independence Mall West, 8th Fl.
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Or by Fax: 215-592-9125.

Questions and comments must be submitted in writing. If you need assistance in providing a written comment, please contact the DVRPC Office of Communications and Engagement at 215-592-1800 or public_affairs@dvrpc.org.

Comments for this document must be received no later than 5:00 PM (EST) on September 14, 2017. Comments received via mail must be postmarked by September 14, 2017. Written comments received during the public comment period and responses to those comments will be provided in the final printed TIP document as part of the public record. 

 

 

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related nondiscrimination statutes in all activities. For more information, visit www.dvrpc.org/GetInvolved/VI.