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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON ADOPTION OF EMISSION REDUCTION TARGETS FOR PM10 AND CO

RVMPO Policy Committee Meeting, 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 27, 2022

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Sent out to Media and Posted at rvmpo.org on September 19, 2022

As a condition of receiving Congestion Mitigation & Air Quality (CMAQ) funds, the RVMPO is required to set or adopt pollution reduction targets for Particulate Matter of 10µ in size (PM10) and Carbon Monoxide (CO).

The MPO may also decide to support the state’s targets in lieu of setting its own.

FAST Act Federal Performance Measures (PM2 and PM3) Base Line 2022 2-Year 4-Year
Total Emission Reductions: PM10 1115.03 557.51 1115.03
Total Emission Reductions: CO 92.25 46.13 92.25

Below are the state’s targets. The setting of such targets is required under federal law and regulations as per 23CFR §490.807.

We are seeking public comment over the next thirty (30) days.  Anyone wishing to comment should go to the website and click on the “contact us” link.  Or you can mail comments to:

Planning and Program Manager

Rogue Valley Council of Governments

155 N. 1st Street

P.O Box 3275

Central Point, OR  97502

This public hearing notice is being used to meet the public participation requirements for the Federal Transit Administration’s Program of Projects.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON AMENDMENTS TO THE 2021–2024 Rogue Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization Transportation Improvement Program

RVMPO Policy Committee Meeting, 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 27, 2022

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Meeting ID: 856 6783 5136

Passcode: 935977

Dial:  1 253 215 8782

Sent out to Media and Posted at rvmpo.org on September 1, 2022

The RVMPO is considering the following amendment(s) to the 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program:

  1. Jackson County curb ramps, phase 2 (KN 22438)
  2. OR99/OR238/OR62: Big X Intersection (Medford) (KN 21676)
  3. RVTD-Transit operations (5307) FY2022 (KN 22683)
  4. RVTD-Transit operations (5307) FY2023 (KN 22684)
  5. RVTD-Transit operations (5307) FY2024 (KN 22685)
  6. 2021 Transportation Facility and Parking Structure (RVTD-5339) (KN 22687)

The TIP fulfills federal requirements (23 CFR Part 450) for a long-range multimodal transportation plan and a short-range project programming document in the Medford urbanized area which includes RVTD, portions of Jackson County and the cities of Ashland, Talent, Phoenix, Medford, Jacksonville, Central Point and Eagle Point.

We are seeking public comment over the next twenty-one (21) days.  Anyone wishing to comment should go to the website and click on the “contact us” link.  Or you can mail comments to:

Planning and Program Manager

Rogue Valley Council of Governments

155 N. 1st Street

P.O Box 3275

Central Point, OR  97502

This public hearing notice is being used to meet the public participation requirements for the Federal Transit Administration’s Program of Projects.

CLICK HERE for the Amendments and CLICK HERE for the CMR’s