Joint City-County Commission Meeting

City of Great Falls Montana

 

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

DATE:             March 21, 2014

CONTACT:     Jennifer Reichelt, Deputy City Manager - 455-8417

JOINT CITY-COUNTY COMMISSION MEETING ON THE

LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLAN

GREAT FALLS, Montana – A Joint City-County Commission Meeting will be held on Monday, March 24, at 1 p.m. in the County Commission Chambers (325 2nd Avenue North). The Commissioners will hear a presentation on the region’s Long Range Transportation Plan (LTRP).

The Great Falls LRTP plan will help facilitate community transportation goals and improve transportation facilities and services by:

Relating the transportation system to existing and future land use and community comprehensive plans and programs;

  • Improving the multi-modal transportation circulation of people and goods, using both motorized and non-motorized transportation modes and facilities;
  • Providing a safe, efficient, accessible, cost-effective and aesthetically pleasing transportation system; and
  • Ensuring compliance with federal transportation planning regulations.
  • Protecting and improving air quality.

For more information about the Joint City-County Commission Meeting contact Jennifer Reichelt at 455-8450 and for information about the LTRP contact Andrew Finch, Senior Transportation Planner at 455-8434..