MDOT invites public to comment on 2040 State Long-Range Transportation Plan revisions

Contact: Michael Frezell, MDOT Office of Communications
 frezellm@michigan.gov
517-335-7176
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is hosting a series of public meetings throughout the state in May and early June to obtain feedback on the state long-range transportation plan (SLRP). The plan, also known as MI Transportation Plan: Moving Michigan Forward, is being revised through the year 2040.

The complete draft SLRP will be available online at www.michigan.gov/slrp beginning Monday, May 9. MDOT is seeking public comment through Friday, June 10. Comments also may be submitted online. For questions about the SLRP, contact Bradley Sharlow at 517-373-9057.

WHO:
MDOT staff
Residents and interested stakeholders                       

WHEN and WHERE:
Each open house-style meeting will run from 5 to 7 p.m., with formal presentations at 5:15 and 6:15 p.m. followed by a discussion period.

Monday, May 9, 2016
Houghton City Hall
616 Shelden Ave.
Houghton

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Summit on the Park
46000 Summit Parkway
Canton

Bay de Noc Community College
MTEC Building
2000 N. 30th St.
Escanaba

Mason County Airport
5300 W. US-10
Ludington

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Genesee County Building, 3rd Floor
Harris Auditorium Room
1101 Beach St.
Flint

MDOT Transportation Service Center
2660 Leonard St. N.E.
Grand Rapids

Lake Superior State University
Crow’s Nest Room
650 W. Easterday Ave.
Sault Ste. Marie

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Southeast Michigan Council of Governments
1001 Woodward Ave., Suite 1400
Detroit

Monday, May 16, 2016
City Council Chambers
47450 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Roseville Municipal offices
29777 Gratiot Ave.
Roseville

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
West Michigan Shoreline Regional Development Commission
316 Morris Ave., Suite 340
Muskegon

St. Clair County Building
Dodge Auditorium
200 Grand River St.
Port Huron

Monday, May 23, 2016
Southwest Michigan Planning Commission
376 W. Main St., Suite 310
Benton Harbor

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Kalamazoo Metro Transit
530 N. Rose St.
Kalamazoo

Paradise Township Hall
2300 E. M-113
Kingsley

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
MDOT Transportation Service Center
2890 E. Wilder Road
Bay City

MDOT Transportation Service Center
1088 M-32 East
Gaylord

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
500 W. Fletcher St.
Alpena

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
MDOT Transportation Service Center
1212 Corporate Drive
Mount Pleasant

Thursday, June 2, 2016
Jackson County Tower Building, 5th Floor
120 W. Michigan Ave.
Jackson

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Tri-County Regional Planning Commission
3135 Pine Tree Court, Suite 2C
Lansing

Special accommodations: Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of interpreters, signers, or readers available upon request. Please call 517-373-2227 to request at least seven days before each meeting date.

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