The Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) held a public hearing on May 13, 2022 at 1:30 p.m., at the Lee County Administration East Building located at 2201 Second Street in Room 118.  The MPO’s FY 2022/2023 & FY 2023/2024 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) was approved and adopted at the meeting. The UPWP is the MPO’s budget and the document can be accessed for review here:   DRAFT UPWP

The MPO Board also approved the Lee and Charlotte-Punta Gorda Transportation Regional Incentive Program priorities and reviewed the draft five year Transportation Improvement Program that includes the Federal and State funded transportation projects in Lee County. Additional information on the MPO Board meeting agenda can be found at www.leempo.com.

Hard copies of the documents are available by contacting the MPO offices at 239-244-2220. Written comments may be submitted by e-mail to dscott@leempo.com, faxed to (239)-790-2695 or mailed to P.O. Box 150045 Cape Coral, FL 33915-0045. Written comments received by the end of the business day on Thursday, May 12, 2022 will be presented to the MPO Board members on May 13, 2022 where formal approval will be decided. Public comments may also be made at the MPO Board meeting on May 13, 2022 at 1:30p.m. at the Lee County Administration East Facility, 2201 Second Street, Room 118, Fort Myers, Florida.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Calandra Barraco with the Lee County MPO at 239-330-2243 or by email at cbarraco@leempo.com at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired call (800) 955-8770 Voice / (800) 955-8771 TDD.  The MPO’s planning process is conducted in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes.  Any person or beneficiary who believes they have been discriminated against because of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, or familial status may file a complaint with the Lee County MPO Title VI Coordinator, Calandra Barraco, at 239-330-2243, or in writing at P.O. Box 150045, Cape Coral, Florida 33915-0045.    




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