PUBLIC REVIEW & COMMENT OPPORTUNITIES

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

The Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WAMPO) hereby gives public notice that it is the policy of the agency to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, Executive Order 12898 on Environmental Justice, Executive Order 13166 on Limited English Proficiency, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities.


Title VI requires that no person in the United States of America shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which WAMPO receives federal financial assistance.


Any persons who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI has a right to file a formal complaint with WAMPO. Any such complaint must be in writing and filed with WAMPO’s Title VI Coordinator within one hundred eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence.


You can file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration’s Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.

 

WAMPO 2021 - 2024  TIP AMENDMENT

WAMPO’s Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is an on-going program that assigns funding to specific highway, road, bridge, transit, bicycle, pedestrian, and other transportation projects in the region.  Inclusion in the TIP is federally required before any federal funds can be made available for use on a project. 


The current TIP covers projects that are expected to be active during Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2021 through 2024; it includes 115 projects, totaling $818,729,141 in estimated cost.  The complete project list and additional project information can be found on WAMPO’s website at, https://projecttracker.wampo.org/


Regular opportunities are provided to project sponsors to request changes during the project development process.  Requests for new projects or requests for significant changes to scope or cost are considered as formal Amendments and require formal approval by the WAMPO Transportation Policy Body (TPB).  Smaller, administrative changes* are processed by staff. 


Amendment #2 to the WAMPO 2021 – 2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is a regularly scheduled Amendment. Comments will be accepted until Friday, January 29th at 5:00 PM. Please feel free to email your input or feedback, on this TIP amendment to: Chad.Parasa@wampo.org

 

UPWP 2021 REVISED

A public review and comment period is now open for the Revised 2021 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP).  Comments will be accepted until

Monday, February 8th at 5:00 PM .


The UPWP lists and describes the planning activities that WAMPO and its planning partners will perform during a calendar year. The UPWP also identifies specific planning tasks to address transportation issues in the region and serves as the official budget and work plan for the WAMPO organization.   


Click here to access the UPWP 2021 revised document, or stop by our office at 271 W. 3rd Street, Ste. 208, Wichita, Kansas  67202 to review a paper version.    


The final opportunity to learn more about the Revised 2021 UPWP will occur during the February 9th meeting of the WAMPO Transportation Policy Body.  The meeting is open to the public and scheduled to begin at 3:00 pm online.    


Please submit any questions or comments please contact Chad Parasa, Director at chad.parasa@wampo.org or by calling 316-779-1320.  


Thank you for your continued support of transportation planning in our region!

 

TITLE VI

WAMPO fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. For more information contact Michelle Styles at michelle.styles@wampo.org.


Please be advised that WAMPO's public participation process satisfies Wichita Transit's public participation requirements for their Program of Projects.

 

PRESUNTA DISCRIMINACIÓN

Si usted cree que una persona de acuerdo a raza, color de piel o origen nacional haya sido excluida o denegada de los beneficios de, o sometido a discriminación por Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning Organzation (WAMPO) en relación a cualquier programa o actividad administrada por WAMPO, sus sub-beneficiarios, o sus consultores/ contratistas, por favor haz clic aquí.

THÔNG BÁO CÔNG KHAI VỀ KHOẢN VI RÚT GỌN

WAMPO tuân thủ tuyệt đối Khoản VI của Đạo luật Quyền dân sự 1964 và các quy định và quy chế có liên quan trong tất cả các chương trình và hoạt động. Để biết thêm thông tin, hay để nhận được Mẫu đơn Khiếu nại bị Phân biệt Đối xử theo Khoản VI, vui lòng ghé thăm www.wampoks.org hoặc email tricia.thomas@wampo.org

 
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WAMPO  271 W. 3RD STREET, WICHITA, KS  67202 | 316-779-1321