Notice of City of FreeportPublic Hearing – Public Transportation

Freeport, Illinois — The City of Freeport is preparing an application for funding to provide public transportation within the City of Freeport and throughout the County of Stephenson, Illinois, through Section 5311 of the Federal Transit Act of 1964, as amended, and the Illinois Downstate Operating Assistance Program.

A public hearing will be held on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., during the regularly scheduled City Council meeting at the Freeport City Hall Building, 314 West Stephenson Street, Freeport, Illinois.

At the hearing, interested persons will have an opportunity to comment on the transportation project. Interested persons may submit comments in person at the public hearing or in writing to Alexander S. Mills, Community Development Director, City of Freeport, 314 West Stephenson Street, Freeport, Illinois 61032 or to on or before March 31st, 2017.

From March 16, 2017 to March 31, 2017, a memo summarizing the City’s transportation project will be available for viewing at the Office of the City Clerk, Freeport City Hall, 314 West Stephenson Street, Freeport, Illinois during the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm local time, Monday through Friday.

The City of Freeport, in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, requests that persons with disabilities who require certain accommodations to allow them to observe and/or participate in the public hearing, or have questions about the accessibility of the public hearing or facilities, contact Human Resources at 815-235-2065 promptly to allow the City to make reasonable accommodations.

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