The Ocala Marion Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) has completed a DRAFT of the Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP). The LRTP is the foundational planning document that guides the TPO in all its projects, plans, and priorities for the future. It lists all of the TPO’s goals and objectives, including which revenues will be utilized to fund the projects listed in the LRTP. The TPO is welcoming any and all comments on the LRTP until November 6th as it is currently in DRAFT form. Additionally, the TPO will be holding a public hearing on October 27th at 4:00 p.m. in the Marion County Commission Auditorium located at 601 SE 25th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34471 for anyone who wishes to provide their comments in person, to the TPO Board. The document can be found at the following website https://ocalamariontpo.org/plans-and-programs/long-range-transportation-plan-lrtp/ or you can call the TPO office at (352) 438-2630 to request a hard copy. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the TPO’s Project Manager Derrick Harris at email@example.com or (352) 438-2632.
All meetings are open to the public, the TPO does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability and family status. Anyone requiring special assistance under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), or requiring language assistance (free of charge) should contact Liz Mitchell, Title VI/Nondiscrimination Coordinator at (352) 438-2634 or firstname.lastname@example.org forty-eight (48) hours in advance, so proper accommodations can be made.
Please be advised that if any person wishes to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at the above meeting, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.