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Posted on: April 27, 2018

NOTICE OF PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

The Nantucket Planning and Economic Development Commission (NP&EDC) will initiate a 21-day public review of the draft FFY 2019-2023 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) beginning April 27, 2018 and concluding on May 21, 2018.

A public meeting to solicit comments will be held on May 21, 2018 at 6:00PM in the 4 Fairgrounds Road Community Room. The TIP is a prioritized listing of federally funded highway, bridge, intermodal and transit projects expected to be undertaken by the Commonwealth during the above referenced 5-year time frame, and is submitted to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation for inclusion in the State TIP. All projects found herein are from a conforming Nantucket Regional Transportation Plan. The recommended NP&EDC 5-year schedule for the TIP is shown below:

Highway projects:

FFY

Highway Projects

Project ID

Funding Category

Total Federal / State Funding

2018

(current fiscal year)

Improvements on Milestone Road

608833

HSIP*

$2,607,823.54

2019

No project programmed – See Supplemental List

n/a

Regional Priorities

$505,795

2020

No project programmed – See Supplemental List

n/a

Regional Priorities

$524,711

2021

No project programmed – See Supplemental List

n/a

Regional Priorities

$535,331

2022

No project programmed – See Supplemental List

n/a

Regional Priorities

$546,232

2023

No project programmed – See Supplemental List

n/a

Regional Priorities

$558,162

*HSIP - Highway Safety Improvement Program




Year

Supplemental Project List



Project ID

FFY19

Intersection Improvements at Surfside Road and Bartlett Road

608664

TBD

In-Town Bike Path - Orange and Washington St Phases


TBD

TBD

Intersection Improvements at Milestone Rotary

TBD

TBD

Intersection Improvements at Milestone Road at Nobadeer Farm Road


TBD







Transit projects:

FFY

Transit Agency

Line Item

Transit Project 

Carry Over

Federal Funds

SCA

LCL

Total

(state aid)

(local aid)

2018 (current fiscal year)

NRTA

300900

OPERATING ASSISTANCE

 

$549,043 

$394,651 

$154,392 

$1,098,086 

2019

NRTA

300900

OPERATING ASSISTANCE


$554,856

$0

$554,856

$1,109,712

2020

NRTA




$581,399

TBD

$581,399

$1,162,798

2021

NRTA




$593,550

TBD

$593,550

$1,187,100

2022

NRTA




$605,955

TBD

$605,955

$1,211,910

2023

NRTA




$618,620

TBD

$618,620

$1,237,240


For further information, or to make comment within the 21-day comment period, please contact NP&EDC Transportation Planner Mike Burns at (508) 228-7238, or email to mburns@nantucket-ma.gov. Written comments must be submitted by 4:00PM May 21, 2018 to: NP&EDC, 2 Fairgrounds Road, Nantucket, MA 02554. A copy of the draft is also available at the Nantucket Atheneum, the Selectmen’s Office, the PLUS office, and on-line at http://www.nantucket-ma.gov/308/Public-Review-Documents


Nathaniel Lowell, Chair

Nantucket Planning and Economic Development Commission

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