Transportation Project Selection
The Salem Keizer Area Transportation Study (SKATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is in the process of ranking the proposed transportation projects for approximately $5 million dollars in federal funds for the SKATS federal fiscal year (FY) 2018-2023 Transportation Improvement Program.
The public is encouraged to visit the interactive webpage that maps the projects and provides a means of providing comments. Comments will be accepted until November 30, 2017..
The schedule for this Update is shown below (revised October 31, 2017).
A summary and full application is available for each of the proposed projects listed below.
|Notice of application availability||August 1, 2017|
|Complete the applications||August - October, 2017|
|Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting – Project summary presentations||October 10, 2017|
|Applications Due to SKATS||October 13, 2017|
|Scoping of Projects by ODOT||October-November, 2017|
|Public input via interactive map||October-February 15, 2018|
|TAC Meeting - Discussion and evaluation of projects||November 14, 2017|
|Policy Committee (PC) Meeting – Presentation of projects||November 28, 2017|
|TAC Meeting - Prioritization exercise||December 12, 2017|
|TAC Meeting - Funding recommendation to the PC||January 9, 2018|
|PC Meeting - Discuss/modify the TAC recommendation and decide on proposed project funding and release for Public Review||January 23, 2018|
|30-day public review period as required by the SKATS Public Participation Plan||January 23, 2018 - February 27, 2018|
|PC public hearing and decision||February 27, 2018|
|Award Notification||March 2018|