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Public Notices 

The HRTPO public involvement and community outreach process provides the review of transportation plans and programs as they are being developed and as they go into HRTPO’s approval process.  The opportunity to review and comment on the documents, plans and programs is advertised through the HRTPOcial medi website, soa, media advisories to regional news providers, messages to HRTPO’s list of interested parties, distribution to the member jurisdictions, advertisements at the office location, and via mail to partner organizations for posting at their locations.  The HRTPO provides a public review and comment period of no less than 14 days for LRTP and TIP updates, the associated regional Conformity Analyses (RCA) for Air Quality,and special studies and reports developed by the HRTPO staff.

The public participation and notification processes of the HRTPO satisfy the individual public participation policies of HRTPO planning partners in accordance with Federal regulations and guidelines.  To view Public Notice Translations, Access to LEP and Accessibility Guidelines and more, click here.

The HRTPO will strive to provide reasonable accommodations and services for persons who require special assistance to participate in this public involvement opportunity. Contact Kendall Miller, Principal Administrator of Public Involvement & Title VI at (757) 420-8300 or kmiller@hrtpo.org for more information. 


 

Hampton Roads 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan: Candidate Project Evaluation Title VI/Environmental Justice Methodology: DRAFT Report

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO), the metropolitan planning organization (MPO) for the Hampton Roads metropolitan planning area, has completed the DRAFTHampton Roads 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan: Candidate Project Evaluation Title VI/Environmental Justice Methodology report. 

This report will be included in a compendium of documents that will compose the completed 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP).  This information has been shared with the Transportation Technical Advisory Committee (TTAC) and the LRTP Subcommittee. 

This report analyzes all 2040 Candidate Projects using the HRTPO’s newly developed Title VI/Environmental Justice (EJ) methodology.  The study identifies EJ communities based on nine indicators and then assesses the potential impact of LRTP candidate projects upon these communities.  This information will be used in part to help guide the HRTPO’s public participation strategies with our 2040 Public Involvement program.

Click Here to view a copy of the Hampton Roads 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan: Candidate Project Evaluation Title VI/Environmental Justice Methodology report.

All interested parties are encouraged to review the draft report and send comments to Mr. James McNamara at jmcnamara@hrtpo.org or by mail to 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320.  The deadline for comments on this draft report is June 4, 2015.

 


 

2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan - Transportation Challenges and Strategies:  DRAFT Report

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO), the metropolitan planning organization (MPO) for the Hampton Roads metropolitan planning area, has completed the Draft 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan - Transportation Challenges and Strategies report.

The Hampton Roads transportation network is comprised of an intricate system of roads, bridges, tunnels, bikeways, railroads, and waterways.  These facilities are traveled by buses, trucks, ferries, trains, pedestrians, cyclists, and hundreds of thousands of drivers in personal vehicles each day, traveling throughout, into, and out of the region.  There are a multitude of challenges related to efficiently moving 1.7 million residents and thousands of visitors each day on the existing transportation infrastructure, particularly due to the geographic features that make Hampton Roads a unique place.

This document – part of the compendium of reports that comprise the 2040 Hampton Roads Long-Range Transportation Plan – highlights these challenges presented in various aspects of the Hampton Roads transportation system, and strategies that are planned or in place to alleviate these challenges.

Click Here to view a copy of the 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan - Transportation Challenges and Strategies report.

All interested parties are encouraged to review the draft report and send comments to Mr. Keith Nichols at knichols@hrtpo.org or by mail to 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320. The deadline for comments on this draft report is June 11th, 2015.