Public Hearing for Transit Funding 11/21/2019
by Joy Neilson
The Specialized Transportation Assistance Grant application for 2020 is scheduled for a public hearing by the Ozaukee County Public Works Committee on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 8:00 AM at the Ozaukee County Highway Department, 410 South Spring Street, Port Washington, Wisconsin 53074 for the purpose of receiving comment for Ozaukee County’s proposed application for approximately $229,700 of funding authorized under Section 85.21 of the Wisconsin Statutes to implement its elderly and disabled transportation program:
- Shared-Ride Taxi Service
- Veterans Out-of-County Service
- Taxi Vouchers for Meal Sites
At the hearing Ozaukee County Public Works Committee will afford an opportunity for interested persons or agencies to be heard with respect to the social, economic, and environmental aspects of the project. Interested persons may submit orally or in writing evidence and recommendations with respect to said project. Transportation may be provided to the meeting for elderly and disabled persons by calling (262) 284-8294. Additionally, written comments will be considered if sent to Ozaukee County Transit Services, PO Box 994, 741 West Oakland Avenue, Port Washington, Wisconsin by December 9, 2019.
A copy of the application for a State grant for the proposed project is currently available for public inspection at Ozaukee County Transit Services, 741 West Oakland Avenue, Port Washington, Wisconsin 53074.