• January 24, 2022
 Annual TxDoT El Paso Bicycle Project hearing scheduled for January

Annual TxDoT El Paso Bicycle Project hearing scheduled for January

The Texas Department of Transportation El Paso District, in partnership with the El Paso Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) to offer a virtual public hearing on transportation projects, programs, and policies affecting bicycle use in El Paso and surrounding communities.

“We invite anyone interested to attend this public hearing to obtain information about the district transportation projects, programs, and policies affecting bicycle use on the state highway system and to express their views,” said TxDOT El Paso District Engineer Tomas Treviño.

The virtual public hearing will be held on Monday, January 4, 2021, at 5 p.m. MST and remain available online for viewing through Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. MST.

“While the presentation is pre-recorded and virtual, it provides anyone interested an extended opportunity to review material and comment,” said EPMPO Executive Director Eduardo Calvo. “We encourage people to submit their comments.”

To log into the virtual public hearing, go to www.txdot.gov at the date and time indicated above, and in the keyword search enter “El Paso Bike Hearing”.

There will be a list of bicycle-related projects on the public hearing web page.

Persons who do not have internet access or have questions about the hearing format, may call Kim Johnson at 512.567.9270 or email kjohnson@blantonassociates.com.

Formal comments may be provided by mail, email, or voicemail. Written comments may be submitted by mail to Blanton & Associates, Attn: El Paso Bike Hearing, 5 Lakeway Centre Court, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78734.

Written comments may also be submitted by email to elpasobikehearing@blantonassociates.com. Verbal comments may be made by calling 915.201.0811. All comments must be postmarked/received on or before Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, to be included in the official public hearing record.

The virtual public hearing will be conducted in English. Persons requiring interpretation or translation services or an accommodation due to a disability to attend and participate in the virtual public hearing, please contact 512.567.9270 no later than 4 p.m. MST, Tuesday, December 29, 2020.

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