Public Participation Open House Meeting Allows Public to Review Proposed Transportation Projects being considered for Federal Funding

Dayton, OH – The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) will hold a Public Participation Open House Meeting to present proposed transportation projects being considered for Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) funding through the Surface Transportation Program (STP) and Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program.

The meeting will review the DRAFT transportation project applications received by MVRPC as a result of our recent solicitation.  All project-funding requests are being considered for SFY 2025 funding with limited potential for earlier funding.  Following the public comment period, MVRPC staff will evaluate each project utilizing the Project Funding Prioritization Decision-Making Process and recommend selected projects for funding to the MVRPC Board of Directors at their March 2020 meeting.

The Open House Meeting will be:

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
10 N. Ludlow Street, Suite 700
Courthouse Square - Dayton, OH
Open House - may attend anytime between 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, you can review the materials outlining the proposed projects on MVRPC’s website at  You can also review the materials at the MVRPC offices, 10 N. Ludlow Street, Suite 700, Dayton, OH, 45402, during regular business hours (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday).  Written comments will be accepted through Monday, November 18, 2019, at the above address or via email to Paul Arnold, MVRPC’s Manager of Short Range Programs, at

At all MVRPC public participation meetings, interpreters for hearing impaired individuals or bi-lingual interpreters are available upon request.  Requests should be made at least one week prior to the meeting date.  Contact MVRPC at (937) 223-6323 or 1-800-750-0750 TTY/TDD to request an interpreter.  Parking validation for The Arts Garage will be distributed at the meeting.  The parking garage is located at 107 N. Ludlow Street across from the Schuster Performing Arts Center.  There are numerous Greater Dayton RTA transit routes convenient to MVRPC’s office on Courthouse Square, including Wright Stop Plaza.

Established in 1964, the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission promotes collaboration among communities, stakeholders, and residents to advance regional priorities.  MVRPC is a forum and resource where the Board of Directors identifies priorities and develops public policy and collaborative strategies to improve quality of life throughout the Miami Valley Region.  MVRPC performs various regional planning activities, including air quality, water quality, transportation, land use, research and GIS.  As the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), MVRPC is responsible for transportation planning in Greene, Miami and Montgomery Counties and parts of northern Warren County. MVRPC's areawide water quality planning designation encompasses five (5) counties: Darke, Preble plus the three MPO counties.

For additional information, contact Paul Arnold, Manager of Short Range Programs, at (937) 223-6323 or via the e-mail address listed above.