Federal transportation meeting Thursday in West Palm Beach

Federal officials are hosting a public meeting Thursday to gather comments about the local transportation planning process.

The meeting will be held at 2 p.m. in the conference room on the first floor of Palm Beach County’s Vista Center at 2300 N. Jog Road in West Palm Beach.

041315+WPB+SDixie+1The meeting is part of a review of the MPO conducted every four years by the Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration.

The primary purpose of the so-called Certification Review is to evaluate the MPO’s compliance with federal laws and regulations.

Residents unable to attend the meeting can submit written comments until June 8 on forms that can be downloaded from the MPO website.

For more information, call 561 684 4143.