Public Hearing

Capital Transportation Program Hearings
 
Camden Town Hall
1783 Friends Way
Camden, Delaware
Tuesday
September 19, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
 

Interested persons are encouraged to participate in the development of the state’s next six-year Capital Transportation Program (CTP) for Fiscal Years 2019 – 2024 and each of the Counties’ four-year Transportation Improvement Programs (CTIPs) for Fiscal Years 2018-2021, by attending Public Hearings to be held in September. The Public Hearings are jointly sponsored by the Council on Transportation, the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), Wilmington Area Planning Council (WILMAPCO), Dover/Kent MPO, Sussex County, and Salisbury Wicomico MPO.  


The hearings provide an opportunity to review current and suggested transportation projects. The hearings also include capital investments for DART First State public transit and will be used to satisfy the public involvement requirements of Federal Transit Administration Section 5307.  The public hearings will be held in an open format with a Court Reporter available to take public comments.  Interested persons are also encouraged to submit written comments during the public hearing process.  


The first DelDOT public hearing will be held in conjunction with the Wilmington Area Planning Council (WILMAPCO) on Monday, September 11, 2017 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Newark Free Library, 750 Library Ave., Newark, DE 19711. Project information will be displayed, and there will be opportunities for discussion with DelDOT and WILMAPCO representatives.  


The second DelDOT public hearing will be held in conjunction with the Dover/Kent County MPO and will be held on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Camden Town Hall, 1783 Friends Way in Camden, DE 19934. Project information will be displayed, and there will be opportunities for discussion with DelDOT and MPO representatives.  


The third DelDOT public hearing will be held in conjunction with both Sussex County and Salisbury Wicomico MPO on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at DelDOT's South District Administration Building-Conference Room, 23697 DuPont Boulevard, Georgetown, DE 19947. Project information will be displayed, and there will be opportunities for discussion with DelDOT and county representatives.  


The MPOs are comprised of representatives from state, county, and local governments, and citizen and technical representatives. Mandated by 29 Delaware Code, §8409, the hearings are designed to ensure that the public has ample opportunity to participate in the planning process. The Council on Transportation is composed of citizen representatives from each county in the state. Members are appointed by the Governor. 


 

 

This location is accessible to persons having disabilities. Any person having special needs or requiring special aid, such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired, is requested to contact DelDOT by phone at 1-800-652-5600 or by mail to DelDOT Community Relations, P.O. Box 778, Dover, DE 19903 one week in advance.