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Community Involvement - How to Get Involved

The Miami-Dade Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) believes that it is important for citizens get involved in the transportation planning process. Your suggestions on how to improve our transportation system are considered and studied.

 

Social Media

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Outreach Events

Staff attends various community events to ensure that the public is provided with an equal opportunity to participate in our transportation planning process.

To request a speaker for your event, please email Paul Chance or call 305-375-1888.

See pictures from our Outreach Events

Where has staff been? Check the 2016 Public Involvement Outreach Events.

 

Watch our Meetings

All public meetings of the Metropolitan Planning Organization Governing Board can be seen on cable television and through webcasting on your computer. All prior meetings are also available in the video archives.

Meeting Calendar: To see what meetings are scheduled this month, check out our Calendar.

 

Transportation Guide

"On the Move" Miami-Dade County's Pocket Guide to Transportation" is the citizens guide that provides transportation information to transit services, various highway services, bikes on trains and buses, greenways, ParaTransit and small mass transit services including vanpools, taxis, airport shuttles, carpooling, and the ports.

 

Plans and Studies

Any major project or study partially funded by the Miami-Dade MPO is required to include a Community Involvement component.  The MPO provides tools to consultants to help determine the best outreach strategies to implement. Consultants work with staff to review the plan for the study to properly identify the demographics of the community they will be working with to ensure a comprehensive outreach effort.

 

Public Participation Plan

We have updated our Public Participation Plan (PPP) to ensure compliance with stated federal and state regulations. You can download the final Public Participation Plan. For more information, send your questions or comments to Elizabeth Rockwell.

Citizen Advisory Committee Meetings: There are four citizen advisory committees that directly report to the MPO Governing Board to ensure citizen participation is included in the transportation planning process. All meetings are held at convenient and accessible locations and times.

Glossary of Transportation Terms.

 

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Non-Discrimination

The Miami-Dade MPO has set a policy that assures that no person shall on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, family, or religious status, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination or retaliation under any program or activity. 

It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  To request any document in accessible format or if you need sign language interpreters and/or any accommodation(s) to participate in a meeting, please contact Elizabeth Rockwell at 305-375-1881 or erockwell@miamidadempo.org at least five days in advance of the meeting.

 

If you cannot view PDF Get Acrobat! files, you can download Acrobat Reader  for free from Adobe Systems, Inc. In order to use PDF files, you must have Acrobat installed on your computer.

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