Genesee Transportation Council to hold Planning Committee Meeting May 12

The Genesee Transportation Council (GTC), the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Genesee-Finger Lakes Region, will conduct one of its regularly scheduled Planning Committee meetings on Thursday, May 12, at 10:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Ontario County Complex, Building 3019, located at 3019 County Complex Drive in Hopewell. The meeting will also be livestreamed via telephone or computer.

Observers may attend in person or will have the opportunity to watch and participate via a dedicated webpage. On this webpage, observers will be able to listen to and view a live feed of the meeting. They may also call in to listen to the audio with a dedicated, toll-free phone number 855-925-2801, meeting code: 8148. Observers will have the opportunity to submit questions and comments via chat, email, text, recorded voice message or live call in during the Public Forum portion of the meeting.

The agenda and meeting materials are available online HERE.

The Planning Committee provides professional and technical direction to the GTC Board. It is comprised of transportation and planning technical professionals, appointed by GTC Board members. Following input from various other committees, the Planning Committee reviews and recommends action on activities and work products to the GTC Board for final approval.

Each Planning Committee meeting is open to the public. Individuals may offer comments on meeting agenda items at the beginning and the end of the meeting. The Committee will consider comments before acting on or making recommendations to the GTC Board.

GTC will provide accommodations for anybody who wishes to participate in this meeting despite disability or proficiency in English. Please contact GTC at (585) 232-6240 or send an email to [email protected] to arrange for auxiliary aids or language services.

The United States Department of Transportation requires every metropolitan area with a population over 50,000 to have a designated MPO to qualify for receipt of federal highway and transit funds. GTC is the MPO for the nine-county region, which includes Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties. Learn more here.

All GTC staff are working remotely during the COVID-19 emergency. If you have questions about participating in the meeting, please send an email to [email protected] at least 48 hours before the meeting.