Public engagement invited in development of long-range transportation plan for Jackson County

posted Feb 13, 2017, 8:02 AM by Mary Peck

You are invited to a stakeholder meeting to engage the public in the early stage of developing a regional long-range transportation plan. Scheduled for Tuesday, March 7, 10 a.m., at the Altus Chamber of Commerce located at 301 W. Commerce St. in Altus, the meeting will introduce the long-range transportation process and provide opportunities to share your areas of concern for Jackson County with the Southwest Oklahoma Regional Transportation Planning Organization (SORTPO). Transportation programs to meet the needs of the future will also be identified.

SORTPO, the regional transportation planning organization for 16 counties in southwest Oklahoma, is in the process of developing a regional long-range transportation plan. The region includes the eight counties within the Southwestern Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) Council of Government and the eight counties comprising the Association of South Central Oklahoma Government (ASCOG).

Please share this invitation with your associates, as all are welcome. Direct inquiries to Becky Cockrell, SWODA transportation planner, at (580) 562-4882 ext. 118 or becky@swoda.org.