Share Your PA Transportation Opinions
HARRISBURG – The public is invited to register for
the first-ever online public meeting to be held this Thursday, Sept. 26, as
part of the update to the commonwealth's 12-Year Transportation Program. Those
interested in participating in the webcast, which will be held from 6 p.m. to 7
p.m., can register at http://www.talkpatransportation.com/
the webcast, PennDOT Secretary and State Transportation Commission Chairman
Barry J. Schoch will provide an update on state transportation issues and
answer questions from registered participants. Questions may be submitted in
advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.
addition to participating in the webcast, the public can provide their input on
transportation priorities through Oct. 7 at their convenience: Through the "Tell Us What You Think"
survey on the website; or y emailing email@example.com to request a printed
survey copy; or • By telephone at 1-855-896-4930.
12-Year Transportation Program, which serves as a blueprint of prioritized
transportation projects, is updated every two years through a cooperative
effort among the STC, PennDOT and its 23 regional planning partners.
evaluates and assesses the resources needed to maintain and expand the state's
transportation system. The 15-member commission includes Schoch, 10 private
citizens appointed by the governor, and the majority and minority chairs of the
state Senate and House Transportation Committees.