OTTAWA — The Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP) — Region 3 — (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle and Putnam counties) Transportation Committee will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, July 26, at the Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon.
Individuals with an interest in public transportation are strongly encouraged to attend, especially human service organizations serving individuals who use public transportation.
The Regional Transportation Committee is responsible for the development and implementation of the Human Services Transportation Plan. The plan identifies transportation needs and develops solutions to improve transportation services for the general public. An emphasis is placed on seniors, people with disabilities, individuals with lower incomes and veterans.
The Illinois Department of Transportation has formed an agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments (NCICG) for the purposes of preparing, implementing and updating the plan for Region 1 (Boone, Carroll, Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago counties) and Region 3 (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle and Putnam counties).
For more information about NCICG, the transportation plans for Region 1 or 3, or if special accommodations are needed, contact Kim Zimmerman at 815-433-5830.