Category Archives: Region 3

Hastings Small Urban Task Force

A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of allowing local officials and interested citizens to propose and comment on a possible amendment to projects utilizing Federal Aid funds within the Small Urban boundary of the City of Hastings for Fiscal Year 2017.  The meeting will be held at the Barry County Road Commission:

1725 West M-43, Hastings, MI  49058

In Michigan, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) distributes Federal Aid money to local agencies.  Small Urban Task Forces prioritize the use of Federal Aid on projects for roads and transit within the urban areas with populations of 5,000 to 50,000.

Questions regarding this meeting can be directed to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study, representing the Southcentral Michigan Planning Council, at (269) 343-0766 or through email at info@katsmpo.org.  Additional information for this meeting may be found at www.smpcregion3.org/transportation.

Region 3-Rural Task Force Meeting

The next Region 3 Full Rural Task Force Meeting will be held on Monday, March 27 at 1:00 p.m., at the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County, 3801 E. Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo.  The agenda and meeting materials will be available one week prior to the meeting at www.smpcregion3.org.

An opportunity will be provided for local officials and citizens to provide input on proposed projects for the allocation of rural federal aid funds for eligible rural routes and transit systems in Barry, Branch, Calhoun, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph counties for fiscal years 2017 – 2020. The lists of road and transit projects that the Region 3 Rural Task Force will review for possible changes for fiscal years 2017 –2020 are available at the following locations:

Questions regarding this meeting and rural federal aid projects can be directed to the appropriate county road commission/department or to the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study at info@katsmpo.org.