Polk TPO 2016/17-2020/21 TIP Public Comment Period Now Open

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) announces the start of a 45 day public comment and review period for the 2016/17-2020/21 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) update.

Every year in conjunction with FDOT District 1, the TPO updates the TIP to include new projects based on the updated work program.

Interested parties may visit our public involvement website by clicking here to leave comments, questions or input on projects included in the Draft Tip. You’ll have the opportunity to give us your input from now through June 9, 2016 at the public hearing scheduled during our regular TPO Board meetings.

To submit your comments, call the TPO office at (863) 534-6551 or contact us in writing at PO Box 9005 Drawer TS05 Bartow FL 33831-9005.

The TPO planning process is conducted in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Related Statutes. Any person or beneficiary who believes they have been discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or family status may file a complaint in writing with the TPO’s Title VI Specialist at the address above. If hearing impaired call: (TDD) (863) 534-7777 or 1-800-955-8771 or Voice impaired call: 1-800-955-8770, via Florida Relay Service., sex, age, national origin, disability, or family status may file a complaint in writing with the TPO’s Title VI Specialist at the address above. If hearing impaired call: (TDD) (863) 534-7777 or 1-800-955-8771 or Voice impaired call: 1-800-955-8770, via Florida Relay Service.

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By the year 2040 Polk County is projected to be home to more than 1 million people. Create momentum for Polk's roads, trails and transit of the future by getting involved with our Long Range Transportation Plan update.