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PIERCE TRANSIT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PROPOSED 2016 -2021 TRANSIT DEVELOPMENT PLAN
Pierce Transit’s draft edition of the 2016 -2021 Transit Development Plan (TDP) has been filed with the Clerk of the Board. A copy will be available for review after August 1, 2016 at www.piercetransit.org/documents/ or by contacting:
Darin L. Stavish, AICP, Principal Planner
Pierce Transit – Transit Development Department
P.O. Box 99070
Lakewood, WA 98496-0070
Office (Direct): 253-983-3329
A public hearing will be held as part of the Board of Commissioners’ meeting on Monday, August 8, 2016. The meeting begins at 4:00 pm and is held in the Pierce Transit Training Center - Rainier Conference Room, 3720 96th Street SW, Lakewood, Washington 98499.
The public is invited to appear at the hearing to offer testimony. Written comments should be submitted to Darin L. Stavish, Principal Planner, P.O. Box 99070, Lakewood, WA 98496, or by email: email@example.com no later than September 8, 2016.
The Transit Development Plan (TDP) reports on Pierce Transit's annual operating budget, capital investments, and business strategies, and is submitted to the Washington State Department of Transportation annually. This year’s TDP highlights agency work accomplished in 2015; provides a general outline of services and facility changes anticipated from 2016-2021; and financial elements (both operating and capital), budgeted for 2016 plus projected for 2017-2022. Once finalized, Pierce Transit will use the TDP to guide specific development of upcoming service designs, business strategies, and budget considerations.
Registered SHUTTLE customers may obtain specialized transportation to and from the hearing by calling SHUTTLE at (253) 581-8000, Option 2, from one to five days in advance of the hearing. An interpreter for the hearing impaired will be provided upon request with a minimum notice of five days.
July 27, 2016
The purpose of the hearing is to allow public comment on the proposal to declare the property located at 415 East 25th Street, Tacoma, WA 98421 (parcel #2075210034) as surplus property. Read More »
July 25, 2016
Pierce Transit receives grant to purchase electric buses
Pierce Transit receives $2.55 million to purchase electric buses Read More »
July 20, 2016
Pierce Transit holding open houses to gather public input on bus route system improvements
Pierce Transit holding open houses to gather public input on bus route system improvements Read More »
July 14, 2016
Pierce Transit has retiring vans to grant local nonprofits
Pierce Transit has retiring vans to grant local nonprofits Read More »
June 7, 2016
NOTICE OF MEETING TO REVIEW PIERCE TRANSIT'S GOVERNING BOARD COMPOSITION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Pierce Transit is convening a meeting of members of the Pierce County Council and the elected representative from each city within the boundaries of Pierce Transit's public transportation benefit area. Read More »