Public Notice – 5310 Call for Projects
Notice is hereby given that the Spokane Transit Authority (STA) is issuing a call for projects that will be funded with Section 5310 Enhanced Mobility for Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program funding. These projects are meant to provide transportation services targeted to benefit the elderly and people with disabilities, when current public transportation service is insufficient, inappropriate, or unavailable to meet their transportation needs. Eligible organizations may submit applications for projects for Section 5310 funding. There is approximately $768,205 available under the Section 5310 program. Applications are due no later than 5:00 PM on March 5, 2018.
An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 (2pm -3pm) at Spokane Transit Authority 1230 W Boone Ave., Spokane, WA 99201 in the Full Northside Conference Room to provide potential applicants the opportunity to ask questions about program and project eligibility requirements. If you need additional information about this meeting, please contact Tara Zeigler, Transit Planner at (509) 343-1692 or email@example.com. If you are interested in applying please see below for the public notice, application and Title VI Certification.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Central City Line Steering Committee will take place on December 7, 2017, at 10:30 AM at the Spokane Regional Transportation Council office, Paulsen Building, Suite 504, located at 421 W. Riverside Ave., Spokane, WA. 99201.
The Steering Committee meeting is open to the public. The meeting agenda will be posted to the Spokane Transit Authority website (www.spokanetransit.com/projects-plans/central-city-line-steering-committee) a minimum of five days prior to the meeting.
For additional information please contact Don Skillingstad, Spokane Transit Authority, 509-344-1869, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spokane Transit assures nondiscrimination in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Upon request, alternative formats of this information will be produced for people who are disabled. The meeting facility is accessible for people using wheelchairs. For other accommodations, please call 325-6094 (TTY Relay 711) at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance.
Notice of SEPA DNS (Determination of Non-Significance)
STA is engaged in a 3-year major update of Connect Spokane, STA’s plan that sets forth a vision and policy framework to further its mission and vision for at least the next 30 years. The plan provides direction for providing transit services throughout the Spokane Public Transportation Benefit Area (PTBA). In effect, this document serves to set policies, educate, and describe what transit may start to look like throughout the Spokane Region over the coming decades.
Spokane Transit has issued a determination of non-significance (DNS) under the State Environmental Policy Act Rules (Chapter 197-11 WAC) for the following project: Spokane Transit’s Comprehensive Plan for Public Transportation proposed by Spokane Transit. After review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the agency, Spokane Transit has determined this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment.
You can view the SEPA Checklist and Determination of Non-Significance below:
Copies of the DNS are available at no charge from Spokane Transit, 1230 W. Boone Avenue, Spokane Washington 99201 or call (509) 325-6058. The draft proposed amendments to Connect Spokane can be viewed here.
The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments no later than 5:00 pm November 30, 2017 to Gordon Howell at 1230 W. Boone Avenue, Spokane, Washington 99201 or by email to email@example.com