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PUBLIC NOTICE No. 4: FEBRUARY 18, 2018
Public Participation Plan (PPP)

The Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is seeking public input on an update of its Public Participation Plan (PPP). The MPO’s PPP is designed to ensure opportunity for the public to actively engage in the metropolitan transportation planning and decision making process.

To fulfill Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) requirements, minor administrative edits and the following changes are proposed as part of this PPP update:

  • Add to the list of interested parties (Ref: 23 CFR 450.316(a)):
1) Public Ports
2) Private providers of transportation (including intercity bus operators, employer-based community programs, such as carpool program, vanpool program, transit benefits program, parking cash-out program, shuttle program, or telework program).

  • Add to the consultation list (Ref: 23 CFR 450.316(b)):
1) Tourism
2) Natural disaster risk reduction

Public input by telephone or in written form is invited through April 5, 2018. Public comment may be offered in person during the following meetings:

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 9:00 am Thursday, April 5, 2018, 2:00 pm*
MPO Technical Advisory Committee Meeting MPO Transportation Policy Committee Meeting
Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority
602 N. Staples Street, 2nd Floor Board Room
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Corpus Christi City Hall
1201 Leopard Street, Council Chambers
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Discussion with possible action to adopt the Public Participation Plan update based on public input may take place at the April 5, 2018 meeting of the Transportation Policy Committee (TPC).(*Date subject to change; notice of TPC meeting is posted on the MPO website: http://www.corpuschristi-mpo.org/03_tpc_agenda.html).

For additional information, call (361) 884-0687; visit MPO offices at 602 N. Staples, Suite 300, Corpus Christi, TX 78401; or view on our website at www.corpuschristi-mpo.org.

Información en Español: Si usted desea esta información en Español o si desea explicación sobre el contenido, por favor llamenos al teléfono (361) 884-0687 o comuníquese con nosotros mediante correo electrónico a ccmpo@cctxmpo.us. Nuestras oficinas estan ubicadas en el 602 N. Staples #300, Corpus Christi, TX 78401. Copias se proveeran a petición.

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Public Notice No. 4 - Public Participation Plan (PPP)

PUBLIC NOTICE: FEBRUARY 4, 2018
February 2018 Amendment for the 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP)

The Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is seeking public input on the February 2018 Amendment for the 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP). The MTP is the transportation plan that states how the region plans to invest in the transportation system. Per federal regulations, the plan shall "include both long-range and short-range program strategies/actions that lead to the development of an integrated intermodal transportation system that facilitates the efficient movement of people and goods.".

The February 2018 Amendment proposes limited project changes that include:

  • Add two (2) Transportation Alternative Set-Aside projects:
Project Name Description From To
 Dr. Hector P. Garcia Park – Hike & Bike Trail:
 Phase II
 Construct & design Hike & Bike Trail Trojan Dr. Horne Rd.
 Schanen Ditch Hike & Bike Trail: Phase IV  Construct & design Hike & Bike Trail Killarmet Drive Holly Road

  • Add two (2) roadway improvement projects:
Project Name Description From To
 SH 358 (SPID) Ramp Reversal  Ramp reversal Phase II-B Nile Staples
 SH 286 (Crosstown)  Extend 4-lane divided freeway by  constructing mainlanes, overpasses,  and frontage roads FM 43
(Weber Rd)
S of FM 2444

  • Add two (2) GROUP projects (projects not considered (by TxDOT / MPO) to be of appropriate scale for individual identification in a given year of the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)):
Project Name Description From To
 US 181 Harbor Bridge Voluntary Relocation  Program - MPO Next Installment  US 181 Harbor Bridge Voluntary  Relocation Mitigation Program  Acquisition and Relocation  Assistance Beach Avenue Morgan Avenue at Crosstown Expwy
 PR 22  Feasibility study: intersection  upgrade/flyover At SH 361/ PR 22 intersection Zahn

Public input by telephone or in written form is invited through March 6, 2018. Public comment may be offered in person during the following meetings:

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 9:00 am Thursday, March 1, 2018, 2:00 pm*
MPO Technical Advisory Committee Meeting MPO Transportation Policy Committee Meeting
Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority
602 N. Staples Street, 2nd Floor Board Room
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Corpus Christi City Hall - Council Chambers
1201 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Discussion with possible action to modify or adopt the February 2018 Amendment for 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) based on public input may take place at the March 1, 2018 meeting of the Transportation Policy Committee (TPC). (*Date subject to change; notice of TPC meeting is posted on the MPO website: http://www.corpuschristi-mpo.org/03_tpc_agenda.html).

For additional information, call (361) 884-0687; visit MPO offices at 602 N. Staples, Suite 300, Corpus Christi, TX 78401; or view on our website at www.corpuschristi-mpo.org.

Información en Español: Si usted desea esta información en Español o si desea explicación sobre el contenido, por favor llamenos al teléfono (361) 884-0687 o comuníquese con nosotros mediante correo electrónico a ccmpo@cctxmpo.us. Nuestras oficinas estan ubicadas en el 602 N. Staples #300, Corpus Christi, TX 78401. Copias se proveeran a petición.

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Public Notice - February 2018 Amendment for the 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP - REVISED) Table: Federally Funded Highway Projects - February 2018 Amendment for the 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP)

WE VALUE YOUR INPUT

All input and comments provided will be evaluated and fully considered prior to final adoption of any draft plan or amendment. Public comments and agency responses are normally incorporated into the appropriate documents verbatim or the comments may be summarized.