If you cannot attend a meeting in your area, consider sending written testimony to the address listed below. These hearings will likely touch upon the subject of bike paths and commuter rail.
20 Public Hearings Are Planned Across New Hampshire For Public Input on NH’s Ten Year Transportation Plan 2021-2030
The Governor’s Advisory Commission on Intermodal Transportation (GACIT) will hold 20 Public Hearings across New Hampshire to review and receive input on the update of the State’s Ten Year Transportation Improvement Plan (2021-2030). The series of Public Hearings will begin on September 10th in Dover and conclude on October 28th in Kingston.
The purpose of these Public Hearings is to receive public comments/testimony on transportation projects and priorities included in the draft 2021-2030 Plan as recommended by the New Hampshire Department of Transportation to GACIT.
The draft 2021-2030 Plan can be viewed and downloaded from the Department’s Ten Year Plan webpage: https://www.nh.gov/dot/org/projectdevelopment/planning/typ/index.htm which is also accessible off of the DOT Internet Homepage, https://www.nh.gov/dot
[ BRA has downloaded it here: http://bedfordresidents.com/bra/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/10-YearTransPlan.pdf ]
The meeting dates and locations are listed below and are also located here on the NH DOT website: https://www.nh.gov/dot/org/projectdevelopment/planning/typ/documents/8.21.2019GACITPublicHearingSchedule.pdf
Those not able to attend the meetings can submit written testimony within 10 days of the completion of the Public Hearings (on or before November 12, 2019). There will also be opportunity for comments through an online survey that will be released shortly.
Written Comments should be addressed to:
William E. Watson, P.E.
Bureau of Planning and Community Assistance
New Hampshire Department of Transportation
John O. Morton Building, 7 Hazen Drive
P.O. Box 483
Concord, NH 03302-0483
Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability, should contact Sharon Allaire at (603) 271-3344, or NHDOT, P.O. Box 483, Concord, NH 03302-0483 – TDD access: Relay N.H. 1-800-735-2964.