Engage NWI is the guiding document that details how NIRPC will conduct public involvement activities and provide information on its planning activities to the public. Engage NWI also guides the public in building a better understanding of NIRPC, its plans and programs.
Comments may be submitted until August 5, 2019 in the following ways:
· Online Form: http://bit.ly/DraftEngageNWI
· Phone: 219-763-6060
· United States Postal Service: NIRPC, 6100 Southport Road, Portage, IN 46368
All comments received during the 45-day public comment period will be compiled into a public comment report and responded to. This report will be made available to the public and distributed to the Commission members prior to any action on these items. It is anticipated that action seeking a recommendation for approval will be taken at the August 13, 2019 meeting of the Technical Planning Committee, followed by action of approval at the August 15, 2019 meeting of the NIRPC Commission.
Documents and information will be available for review on NIRPC’s website at www.nirpc.org. Requests for alternative formats may be directed to Mary Thorne by calling 219-763-6060, ext. 131, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. TTY users may use the Relay Indiana service by calling 711 or 800-743-3333.
NIRPC is the Metropolitan Planning Organization and regional council of local governments for Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties. NIRPC provides the forum for local elected officials, regional, leadership, and citizens to address regional issues relating to transportation, the environment and community and economic development. NIRPC seeks to develop consensus solutions with the broadest participation.