NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC HEARING – Tri-Valley Transit, Inc.
Tri-Valley Transit Inc. gives notice that, pursuant to 49 U.S.C. § 5311 Non-Urbanized Transportation Program, Preventive Maintenance Program, Rural Technical Assistance Program and Marketing; Vermont State Operating Assistance Program, Capital Program and RTAP Program; 49 U.S.C. § 5310 Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program; 49 U.S.C. § 5304 Statewide Transportation Planning; 49 U.S.C. Section 5339 Bus and Bus Facilities, the opportunity is offered for a public hearing on a proposed Public Transit Program throughout the Counties of Addison, Orange and Northern Windsor.
Projects are described as follows: General public deviated-fixed-route and commuter bus services within Addison, Orange and Northern Windsor Counties and connecting to major employment and medical centers in Burlington, Rutland and the Upper Valley, and to provide transportation services for elders and persons with disabilities living in Addison, Orange and Northern Windsor Counties. TVT would also administer State/Federal capital funds to purchase public transportation buses, spare parts, office equipment, and other capital items.
Persons desiring a hearing to be held should submit written requests to Tri-Valley Transit and to the Vermont Agency of Transportation at the addresses below within 14 days of publication of this notice. Upon a receipt of a request, a date will be scheduled and a notice of hearing will be published. A copy of the proposal may be seen at the Project Manager’s Office. Persons desiring to make written comments should forward to the addresses below within 14 days of publication of this notice.
Jim Moulton, Executive Director
Tri-Valley Transit 297 Creek Road Middlebury, VT 05753
Tim Bradshaw, Public Transit Program Coordinator
Vermont Agency of Transportation-Public Transit Section 219 North Main Street Barre, VT 05641
Dated at Middlebury, County of Addison and State of Vermont this 25th day of March,2021.
Jim Moulton, Project Manager