SWRMPO to meet Jan. 27
Published 5:42 pm, Wednesday, January 19, 2011
The South Western Region Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet Jan. 27 to discuss transportation policy, programs and projects that concern the South Western Region.
The agenda includes action items on the FFY2010-2013 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and functional classification of roadways.
In addition, the status of the South Western and Greater Bridgeport Regions' "One Coast, One Future" Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) will be discussed.
The meeting agenda is available at http://www.swrpa.org/Default.aspx?About=123, one-week prior to the meeting.
The SWRMPO is comprised of the chief elected officials of the South Western Region's eight towns of Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford,Weston, Westport and Wilton, and the directors of the region's transit districts. As mandated by federal regulations, the SWRMPO is responsible for transportation policy development, planning and programming of federal transportation funding for the region.
The SWRMPO meets the on the fourth Thursday of every month, usually at the Norwalk Transit District. The public is invited to participate.
For further information, directions and to view the agenda for the upcoming meeting visit the SWRPA website at www.swrpa.org or at 203-316-5190.
Meeting facilities are handicapped-accessible. For special accommodations, persons wishing to attend the MPO meeting and require an interpreter may make arrangements by contacting SWRPA at 203-316-5190 (voice only), at least five working days prior to the date of the meeting.