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PD1933 NOTICE OF TRANSIT PROGRAM OF PROJECTS FOR SECTION 5339 FUNDING

FOR THE HCBOCC FOR THE HERNANDO COUNTY MASS TRANSIT SYSTEM (TheBus)

Post Date:08/23/2019 1:57 PM

PD1933

NOTICE OF TRANSIT PROGRAM OF PROJECTS FOR
SECTION 5339 FUNDING FOR THE
HERNANDO COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
FOR THE HERNANDO COUNTY MASS TRANSIT SYSTEM (TheBus)

ALL INTERESTED PARTIES are hereby notified that the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners is making application to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for program funds under 49 U.S.C. Section 5339, Urbanized Area Formula Program of the Federal Transit Act, as amended.  The Program of Projects is detailed below to coincide with the 2017 and 2018 Florida Governor’s Apportionment.

On August 27, 2019, at 9:00 am or shortly thereafter, the Board of County Commissioners will be reviewing and approving a Program of Projects for the use of Federal Section 5339 funding and the public is invited to be heard.  The meeting will be held in the County Commissioners Meeting Room, Room 160 in the Government Center, 20 N. Main Street, Brooksville, Florida.  This notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments will satisfy the FTA’s Program of Projects requirements.  Unless amended by the Board, grant application will be made based upon this program.

Capital Program Budget:  $450,000
    Replacement of one (1) fixed-route heavy duty bus

This Capital item is 100% reimbursable utilizing Section 5339 funding and approximately 20% soft match from State toll revenue/development credits.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disability Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Tina Duenninger, County Administration, 20 North Main Street, Room 261, Brooksville, FL 34601, telephone (352) 540-6452, no later than 7 days prior to the proceedings. If hearing impaired, please call 1-800-676-3777 for assistance.

Any questions concerning the program of projects should be directed to Ronald F. Pianta, AICP, Director of Planning & Zoning, 20 North Main Street, Room 262, Brooksville, FL 34601, telephone (352) 754-4057, or by email rpianta@hernandocounty.us.  The annual Program of Projects is available on TheBus website at www.hernandobus.com.

Hernando County Planning Department
/s/ Ronald F. Pianta, AICP
Director of Planning & Zoning

PUBLISH:   August 18, 2019
Distribution:  Public Information Office, Website, Transit Vehicles


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