WATS Public Participation Plan

WATS' Public Participation Plan (PPP) highlights techniques available to staff to encourage public interactions and conversations about transportation planning throughout Washtenaw County.  Visit the project webpage or attend one of the following meetings to learn more.

  • Manchester Township - September 9, 2014 
  • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority - September 24, 2014
  • Ypsilanti District Library - Whittaker Road Branch - September 17, 2014

If you cannot attend one of the meetings, we encourage you to share your comments with our survey.

Contact Suzann Flowers with comments and questions. 

MDOT US-23 Project

MDOT is considering a $63.7 million investment in the US-23 corridor from M-14 to 9 Mile Road.  On August 14, 2014, MDOT will host a public meeting at Northfield Township Hall. You can also learn about the project at MDOT's project page, or on WATS' Blog.

2040 Long Range Plan Amendments

Amendments to the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRP) are available to review and comments on amendments must be sent to Nick Sapkiewicz by March 22, 2014.  Click to view the amendments.  The Long Range Transportation Plan defines goals and objectives, and projects funding for transportation improvements in the County. 

Transportation Improvement Program

Amendments to the FY 2014-2017 Transportation Improvement Program are available to review and comments on amendments must be sent to sapkiewiczn@miwats.org by June 18, 2014.  Click to view the amendments to the program.  The TIP is a programming document used to implement the goals, objectives, and projects found in the Long Range Transportation Plan. 

Washtenaw County Unified Planning Work Program

WATS' Draft FY 2014/2015 Unified Planning Work Program is available for comment. The UWP guides WATS’ and TheRide's federally funded planning efforts. WATS encourages the public to comment on the draft document, which will be approved pending comment at the January 15, 2014 Policy Committee meeting.  Click here for the Draft UWP, or here to view our Administrative Budget.

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