cloudy
Sunday May 1st, 2016 8:28AM

GHMPO seeking online comments on long-range transportation plan

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILEE - Can't make it to one of the planning public input meetings on the Gainesville area's various transportation needs and issues? Now there's a way for you to comment online.<br /> <br /> The first of the community meetings was held last week by the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (GHMPO), which is updating the region's long-range transportation plan. (See earlier story. First link below.)<br /> <br /> But there's a way to comment without attending one of the meetings. An online survey is available for first-time participants as well as additional input from those who may have already commented. <br /> <br /> Sam Baker, Senior Transportation Planner for the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization , says the groups is looking for input on developing goals, recommendations and projects affecting area transportation.<br /> <br /> To access the survey, click on the second link below.
© Copyright 2016 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 1 year ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 1 year ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 1 year ago )
Local/State News
Metro Atlanta developer announces plans for 508-acre mixed use community in the Braselton area
A metro Atlanta developer has announced plans to build a mixed-use community in the Braselton area that would encompass more than 500 acres on the Hall-Jackson County line.
7:30AM ( 58 minutes ago )
Three arrested on meth-related charges following Lumpkin County investigation
3 people were arrested in Lumpkin County last Friday on several drug-related charges.
8:21PM ( 12 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Gainesville's Spring Chicken Festival
The annual Spring Chicken Festival was held in downtown Gainesville Saturday.
6:29PM ( 13 hours ago )
Gwinnett Police offer reward for location of rape suspect
Gwinnett County Police are offering a reward of up to $2,000 in exchange for information to help locate a man they believe sexually assaulted a mentally handicapped woman in Duluth earlier this month.
3:20PM ( 17 hours ago )
Gainesville City Council to consider $15,000 grant for new bullet proof vests
‚ÄčGainesville city council will consider a $15,000 grant application to cover 50 percent of the cost of new bullet proof vests for the Gainesville Police Department.
12:05PM ( 20 hours ago )