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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Final vote on Bike and Ped Transportation Plan set for next JATSO meeting

The Joplin Area Transportation Study Organization (JATSO) will be voting at their upcoming meeting on Thursday, June 21 to approve the final Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan. The meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. in the conference room on fifth floor of City Hall.

Two public meetings were held to discuss the Plan Update on August 24, 2017 and November 16, 2017. The draft plan is now in its final stage. The final plan was presented to the JATSO Policy Board on March 13, 2018. Final comments were given from Policy Board members and a few minor changes were made since that time

This public notice, public involvement activities, and time established for public review and comments on the TIP will satisfy the FTA Section 5307 Program of Projects requirements for Metro Area Public Transit System (MAPS).

NOTE: If you are in need of disability related auxiliary aids or services, contact the City of Joplin’s ADA Coordinator at 624-0820, Ext. 210, or the City Clerk’s Office at 624-0820, Ext. 220. Kindly give us forty-eight (48) hours notice to arrange for the aids or services. TTD Number (417) 625-4774. Interpreter services are also available if requested at least seven calendar days in advance of the meeting. Servicios de interpretación están disponibles si se piden al menos 7 días antes de la reunión. 

The public is encouraged to attend this meeting. If there are any questions pertaining to the items that will be discussed at the meeting please contact Edward Whitmore at 417- 624-0820, extension 511 or by email at


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