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Regional Transportation Safety Plan

Regional Transportation Safety Plan

VN Engineers was selected to assist CTDOT in developing the Regional Transportation Safety Plan (RTSP) for WestCOG. The plan’s purpose is to reduce fatalities and injuries by outlining effective safety countermeasures to reduce potential future crashes.

If you would like to review the plan and submit a comment, please submit by May 7th to nsullivan@westcog.org

Language Assistance

For language assistance or other accommodations, contact WestCOG at:

Para asistencia con el idioma y otras adaptaciones, por favor póngase en contacto con WestCOG al:

Para obter assistência língua ou outras acomodações, entre em contato com WestCOG em:

Pour obtenir de l’aide linguistique ou d’autres mesures d’adaptation, contactez WestCOG à:

Aby uzyskać pomoc językową lub inne zakwaterowanie, skontaktuj się z firmą WestCOG pod adresem:

help@westcog.org / 475-323-2060

5310 Funding Program

The Section 5310 program provides Federal funding for capital expenses (up to 80% of total project cost) and operating expenses (up to 50% of total project cost) to improve mobility for seniors and individuals with disabilities by removing barriers to transportation service and expanding transportation mobility options.

The application process has begun. See more information on the application process on WestCOG’s 5310 Webpage.

PUBLIC NOTICE FOR THE 10/8/19 MULTI-STATE FREIGHT WORKING GROUP

The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces the fifth meeting of its Multi-State Freight Working Group on October 8, 2019 at 10:30 am. For security purposes, anyone interested in attending in person should use the following contact to RSVP no later than noon on Friday October 4, 2019: Carol Halper (chalper@lvpc.org; 610. 264.4544). Please be sure and have a photo ID at the meeting location.

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Western CT Parking Analysis Report Released

AECOM was engaged by WestCOG to evaluate parking supply and demand for train stations in municipalities within the South Western Region MPO, including the Danbury and New Canaan Branch Lines. The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate parking supply and demand from a more regional perspective, and elucidate any existing economic relationships or dynamics of parking lots and parking demand between stations along the New Haven and Branch Lines.

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