DOT wants public feedback on
10-year transportation plan
Department of Transportation wants public feedback on its Draft
10-Year State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). This is the
first STIP developed under the new Strategic Transportation
Investments law, which established the Strategic Mobility
asking the public to provide feedback on:
2016-2025 Draft STIP, is one of the department’s most comprehensive
programs ever. The document includes 1,073 projects across all
transportation modes and all 100 counties.
hold an information session with a focus the entire state on
Thursday, April 23, in Wake Forest. The informal meeting will be held
from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre Grant
South Brooks Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587. The public
is invited to stop in, ask questions and provide feedback on the
process used to develop the Draft STIP.
A live webinar
via GoToWebinar will also be available during this meeting for anyone
who cannot attend in person.
will run at the top of each hour – at 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Typed questions can be
submitted for response.
People can also
view the materials and submit comments through MindMixer, an
interactive public engagement tool.
past year and a half, NCDOT has been working with the legislature,
local planning organizations and other stakeholders across the state
to implement the law and develop the 2016-2025 State Transportation
The Board of
Transportation is expected to approve the Final 2016-2025 STIP in
June, which will be the final step in implementing STI. Feedback from
the information sessions will be used by the Prioritization Workgroup
to determine changes to the process for the next round of project
prioritization and development of the 2018-2027 STIP.
provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with
Disabilities Act for disabled persons who want to participate in this
meeting. Anyone requiring special services should contact Anamika
Laad at [email protected] or 919-707-6072 as early as possible so
that arrangements can be made.
will provide interpretive services upon request for persons who do
not speak English, or have a limited ability to read, speak or
understand English. Anyone requesting these services should do so
prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.
For making comments.
Transportation Investments law
10-Year State Transportation Improvement Program