Public Comment: DRAFT 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

Public Comment Virtual Meetings

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Governor Wolf’s Stay-At-Home orders, SPC is unable hold in-person public meetings at this time. Virtual public meetings and other online public participation opportunities will be provided for interested parties to review and comment on draft documents.

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) is seeking input from the public on the following important draft documents that will advance investments in the region’s transportation plan:

  • Draft 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), which identifies the region’s priority roadway, transit and multimodal transportation improvements programmed for advancement over the next four years
  • Environmental Justice Benefits and Burdens Assessment of the Draft 2021-2024 TIP
  • Air Quality Conformity Determination for the Draft 2021-2024 TIP
  • Amendment to the region’s transportation plan SmartMoves for a Changing Region to reflect updated revenue projections and a revised project list including project phasing and cost information included in Draft 2021-2024 TIP

Three virtual public meetings will be held that will provide an overview of the draft documents, updates on project advancement, and opportunities for the public to ask questions and submit comments. One virtual meeting will be held for each of the three southwestern Pennsylvania PennDOT Districts, which serve multiple counties in the region. All virtual meetings will recorded and made available online.

VIRTUAL PUBLIC MEETINGS

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
PennDOT District 10 (Armstrong, Butler, Indiana Counties)
Archived Live Stream

Thursday, May 28, 2020
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
PennDOT District 12 (Fayette, Greene, Washington, Westmoreland Counties)
Archived Live Stream

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
PennDOT District 11 (Allegheny, Beaver, Lawrence Counties and the City of Pittsburgh)
Archived Live Stream

Virtual Public Meetings will be live-streamed below on the day of the meeting. Archived videos will be available the day after the meeting.

Publications and Resources

TIP Project Public Comment

Visit https://publicinput.com/21-24_TIP_Update to comment on projects.

Written comments may also be submitted to comments@spcregion.org, by mail to SPC Comments at Two Chatham Center, Suite 500, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 or by fax to (412) 391-9160.

All comments must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 12, 2020.

Note: SPC employees are now working remotely and continuing all business operations and are available via email.

Public Comment Contacts

Andy Waple
Director, Transportation Planning
(412) 391-5590 x310
Ryan Gordon
Manager, Transportation Program, Development
(412) 391-5590 x333
David Totten
Transit Planner
(412) 391-5590 x363
Jared Bedekovich
Public Involvement Specialist
(412) 391-5590 x343