The TPO has produced the Participation Plan as a guide to serve as a resource to help planners, consultants, citizens, affected public agencies, private providers of transportations and all stakeholders understand their role in involving the public in transportation planning. Also, this plan is a guide for other interested parties who want to become involved with or know more about the TPO process.
Amended May 28, 2013
Public engagement is crucial to a robust, well-informed transportation planning process. Public participation ensures that the Chattanooga-Hamilton County/North Georgia Transportation Planning Organization’s plans and programs reflect the entire community’s vision for travel throughout the area. The TPO’s evaluated its public outreach and participation to determine the effectiveness of the TPO’s outreach methods. The period of evaluation is for FY 2015-FY 2016: October 1, 2014-September 30, 2016.