Public transportation meetings planned
Votran and the River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization have scheduled two public meetings to seek input on public transportation in Volusia County.
The meetings will take place at:
- 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, at Votran, 950 Big Tree Road, South Daytona
- 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, in the first-floor training room of the Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center, 123 W. Indiana Ave., DeLand
Information discussed at the meetings may be incorporated into the 2017 - 2026 Transit Development Plan Major Update and the 2017 Transportation Disadvantaged Service Plan Update.
People who would like to offer comments, but are unable to attend the meeting, may do so by submitting written comments to Judy Hayduck at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tindale Oliver, 135 W. Central Blvd., Suite 450, Orlando, FL 32801, by Friday, Aug. 26.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing a special accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact Vicki Bennit at 386-756-7496 or Votran, 950 Big Tree Road, South Daytona, FL 32119 at least 48 hours before the meeting.
As Volusia County’s public transportation system, Votran provides transportation to the county’s urban areas with 55 fixed-route buses and 44 paratransit vehicles. For more information about Votran, visit www.votran.org.
The River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) is the duly designated and constituted body responsible for carrying out the urban transportation planning and programming process for the designated metropolitan planning area, which includes Volusia County, Beverly Beach, Flagler Beach and portions of the cities of Palm Coast and Bunnell, as well as portions of unincorporated Flagler County. For more information about the TPO, visit www.r2ctpo.org.