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As our community changes, so does our need for public transportation – Livingston Transportation Coalition requests your input

Our county is rapidly changing and our needs for transportation services are changing too.  The last transportation plan was created eleven years ago, but a new plan will be completed by the end of 2018.

Livingston County needs less congestion, stimulation of economic development, commuter services to get workers to their jobs, safer walking and bicycling, aging in place, and access to the airports, Amtrak, health care and human services.

The current scope will be very broad, and may include schedule bus service, better dial-a-ride, express computer and airport services and network of bike/walking trails.  Studies are also being conducted regarding governance and funding options. The new plan will be based on public input and extensive data analysis by AECOM, a leading transportation consulting corporation that knows Michigan transportation.

If you want better transportation services and resources, give us your input at one of the following public input activities. Talk with the planners at tables at:

  • Howell Melonfest (day, time)
  • Brighton Farmers’ Market (day, time)
  • Fowlerville Family Fair (day, time)
  • On line survey (under development – watch for future announcements)
  • Public Meetings to react to plan options (this fall)

The Livingston County Transportation Coalition is a community coalition of nearly 100 member organizations and individuals supporting education and improvement of transportation in our county.  It includes Chambers of Commerce/DDAs (4), Senior Centers/Programs (5), Health Care Providers (3), Human Services Organizations (7), Transportation Providers (3), Businesses (12) Planners (5), Educational Institutions (3), Municipalities/County (8), Faith based/charitable Organization (4), one environmental group and 27 residents.  For more information on LCTC or this planning project, contact Dr. Leo E. Hanifin, Chairperson – LCTC at leo.hanifin@udmercy.edu or 313-402-4295

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