A public meeting will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2013, at 4pm for the purpose of allowing local officials and interested citizens to provide input into the planning and allocation of rural Federal Aid funds, for rural Federal Aid routes in Calhoun County and transit systems for FY 2013 – 2017.

The meeting will be held in the Calhoun County Roads Department at the following location:

    13300 15 Mile Road
    Marshall, MI 49068

In Michigan, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) distributes Federal Aid money to local agencies. A Local Rural Task Force for roads within the county, cities, and villages prioritizes projects. Roads eligible should be listed as a minor collector or higher and outside the urban area boundary. The Local Rural Task Force is made up of representatives of Calhoun County townships, cities, villages and mass transit providers. In addition to road and bridge
projects, projects involving mass transportation and non-motorized transportation may be considered.
Questions regarding this meeting can be directed to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study, representing the Southcentral Michigan Planning Council, at (269) 343-0766 or through e-mail at info@katsmpo.org. Additional information for this meeting can be found by clicking here.