The West Alabama Rural Planning Organization (RPO) will hold a meeting on Friday, November 17, 2017, 10:30 a.m. at the West Alabama Regional Commission located at 4200 Highway 69 North, Northport, Alabama. This will be a combined meeting of all RPO committees: Policy Committee, Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC), and the Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC).

 

 

TThe committees will review the following: (1) an online project status map, (2) transportation safety issues, and (3) traffic count brochures. In addition, Catherine Shonk, GS&P and Nick Crane, Alabama Department of Transportation West Central Region, will make a presentation on the Tuscaloosa Traffic Management Center.

The RPO serves as a transportation planning process for the rural areas of west Alabama and provides a formal link between the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) and the local governments. The counties served by the RPO include Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, and Pickens. The RPO provides government officials and citizens in these counties an opportunity to advise the ALDOT on road, bridge, transit service, and other transportation projects. All of the meetings are open to the public. Anyone requiring special assistance should contact the WARC at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. For special assistance, call the WARC at (205) 333-2990.