Amendments to transportation documents released for comment
The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has released two (2) documents for a 21-day public review and comment period. Members of the public are invited to review these documents and provide comments.
- Draft Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment 1 [LINK]
- Draft FFY 2020 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) Amendment 1 [LINK]
The TIP serves as a prioritized listing of roadway, bridge, and transit projects proposed for implementation during the next five (5) federal fiscal years. TIP Amendment 1 would adjust funding in the TIP for the Barnstable Villager, Stormwater at Various Locations, and Route 28 Falmouth/Bourne Sign Replacement projects. The UPWP describes all significant transportation planning activities planned on Cape Cod over the twelve (12) month period of October 2019 through September 2020. UPWP Amendment 1 would adjust funding in the UPWP to Task 4 – Technical Assistance Activities. The draft amendments are available at: www.capecodcommission.org/mpo
The MPO voted to accept public comment on the draft TIP Amendment 1 and draft UPWP Amendment 1 through November 11, 2019. The MPO is expected to consider endorsement of the draft amendments at their 1:00 PM meeting on November 18, 2019. All MPO meetings are held in the East Wing Conference Room, Old Jail Building at 3195 Main Street (Route 6A) Barnstable, MA 02630. Transit service is available on the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority’s Barnstable Villager Route (the Barnstable Village-Courthouse stop).
Comments on draft TIP Amendment 1 and draft UPWP Amendment 1 will be accepted through November 11, 2019 via mail, hand delivered, by facsimile, or via e-mail, as follows:
Mailed or dropped off:
Cape Cod Commission Transportation Program
Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager
3225 Main Street (Route 6A)
PO Box 226
Barnstable MA 02630-0226
Sent by facsimile to the attention of Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager: FAX: 508-362-3136
Electronic mail “email”—please put “TIP” or “UPWP” in the subject line and sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org