West Memphis Metropolitan Planning Organization seeks public comment

West Memphis Metropolitan Planning Organization seeks public comment

Board wants input on long- range transportation plan

MPO Study Director The West Memphis Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is soliciting public comments concerning the long range transportation plan. The long range transportation plan is comprehensively reviewed and updated every 4 years and must conform to the current EPA air quality standards as well as address the future transportation needs in the MPO study area projected over, at least, the next 20 years. Please contact the MPO at 796 West Broadway, West Memphis, AR, 72301, if you have comments or questions concerning these documents.

You may also call, fax or e-mail us at 870-735-8148; Fax No. 870-735-8158; BCE@sbcglobal.net.

The current plan may be reviewed at the MPO office, the MPO’s web site at wmats.org and the following locations: West Memphis City Hall 205 South Redding West Memphis, AR 72301 Marion City Hall 14 Military Road Marion, AR 72364 Sunset City Hall 300 Highway 77 Bypass Marion, AR 72364 Office of the Crittenden County Judge Court House Marion, AR 72364 Public Library Oliver at Avalon West Memphis, AR 72301 Woolfolk Library 100 Currie Marion, AR 72364 Plans may also be viewed online on the MPO web site (http://mpo.midsouthcc. edu/), where there is a short survey regarding transportation issues in Crittenden County. Please visit our web site and fill out the survey on line.

Your assistance is greatly appreciated and helpful.

Thank you.

From Eddie Brawley