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The California High Speed Rail Authority (Authority) has launched BuildHSR.com, a new interactive website offering quick and easy access to essential information about the 119 miles of construction underway in the Central Valley. BuildHSR.com features an interactive construction map and will be updated on a regular basis with road and construction alerts, photos, videos, construction milestones and events. Created with the user experience firmly in mind, the website has been designed using the latest technology, making the site compatible with today’s browsers and mobile devices.
Regional Transportation Plan outreach summary and results
Working with our seven Mini-Grant Recipients, Fresno COG held 15 public workshops throughout the region during the month of June. At those workshops we presented a list of the current regional transportation projects for each community and asked the public to give us there suggestions for transportation projects they would like their built in their communities. More . . .
Posting of available Oversight Committee positions:
There are currently two vacancies on the committee to fill 4-year terms beginning July 1, 2017:
- One position for a Community Organization Representatives (Organization/agency must provide applicant with a letter of recommendation.)
- One for the unincorporated rural area west of State Route 99 (Supervisorial District 1)
DEADLINE: Applicants need to complete the attached application form and submit it to Fresno COG. View the application
If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Veenendaal at firstname.lastname@example.org or 559-233-4148 x219
New Fresno COG comment/question email address
If you are unsure of whom to contact at Fresno COG regarding programs, projects or COG meetings, you may email staff at email@example.com. Your communication will be routed to the appropriate staff member and responded to promptly.
2016 Public Participation Plan
2016 Fresno COG Public Participation Plan – adopted July 28, 2016
Get involved through public meetings
Fresno COG’s standing or advisory boards, committees and commissions offer an excellent opportunity for expanding public participation opportunities during the transportation planning process. This is accomplished not only by active membership but by presentations made before them and attendance at the open meetings. Find out more about each group, who staffs them and how to get involved with the work they are doing by viewing our committees page which includes links to the meeting agendas at http://www.fresnocog.org/agenda.
For Your Information:
Fresno COG’s notice to the public regarding Title VI
Fresno COG has in place a Title VI Complaint Procedure, which outlines a process for local disposition of Title VI complaints and is consistent with guidelines found in Chapter VII of the Federal Transit Administration Circular 4702.1, dated May 26, 1988.