NOTICE OF LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLAN PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD

The Kingsport Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization is charged by federal requirements to develop a long range transportation plan (LRTP) with at least a 20-year horizon of both long-range and short-range strategies that lead to the development of an integrated multimodal transportation system in the Kingsport Urbanized Area. Throughout the 2035 LRTP, data and analysis are presented illustrating consideration of and compliance with these requirements. This notice begins a 30-day public review period which is open until May 7, 2012. The public is invited to review and comment on the draft LRTP. This document can be found on the MTPO website at www.mpo.kingsporttn.gov/, Office of the Kingsport City Manager in City Hall (225 W Center St), Kingsport Public Library (400 Broad St), and the Office of the MTPO Coordinator (201 W Market St). Please forward comments by May 7, 2012 to: MTPO Coordinator, 201 West Market Street, Kingsport, TN 37660, (423) 224-2670 2. For persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact VDOT’s Civil Rights Division at 804-786-2085 or by mail 1401 E Broad St, Richmond, Virginia 23219. If you have a hearing or speech disability or use a TTY please use the FCC 711 dialing code to access a Telecommunications Relay Service to forward your comment. Kingsport MTPO ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.