NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD & PUBLIC HEARING
The Strafford Regional Planning Commission, functioning as the federally mandated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Strafford Region, is holding a comment period and public hearing for the proposed Amendment #1 to the adopted 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The TIP is a prioritized list of federal and state funded regional transportation projects programmed for the next four years. The amendment is necessary to account for project changes and to maintain consistency with the 2021-2024 State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). Strafford Regional Planning Commission is conducting this process in accordance with the Strafford MPO’s public involvement procedures and federal and state regulations.
Amendment #1 impacts projects listed in the 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program which is part of the 2021-2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan for the region. Full amendments to the Transportation Improvement Program require a 10-30 day public comment period, a public hearing, and approval by the Strafford MPO Policy Committee. A 10-day public comment period for this amendment will begin on Monday, June 7th, 2021 and will end at the close of business on Thursday, June 17th, 2021. The public is encouraged to submit comments before the end of the business day (5:00 pm) on Thursday, June 17th, 2021, or at a public hearing at the Strafford MPO Policy Committee meeting at 9:00 am on Friday, June 18th, 2021.
View the draft amendment HERE
The public hearing can be attended in-person or electronically. Attend in-person at the address below, and electronically by dialing (646) 558-8656 and use conference ID: 833 2937 9249, or participate online at Meeting ID: 833 2937 9249
Online Access: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83329379249
Telephone-only Access: +1 646 558 8656
Copies of the proposed amendment will be available for review at the Dover, Rochester, and Somersworth public libraries and city halls, as well as the Strafford Regional Planning Commission office and website. Copies can be sent to interested parties upon request. Information about joining the meeting is at the Strafford Regional Planning Commission website (strafford.org). If anybody has a problem accessing the meeting, please call (603) 994-3500 x102 or e-mail email@example.com
Copies can be sent to interested parties upon request. Comments can be sent via mail, email, and fax to:
Strafford Regional Planning Commission Phone: (603) 994-3500 (ext. 102)
150 Wakefield Street, Suite 12 Fax (603) 994-3504
Rochester, NH 03867 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Strafford Regional Planning Commission
150 Wakefield Street, Suite 12
Rochester, New Hampshire 03867
Tel: (603) 994-3500 Fax: (603)994-3504