IDOT Hosts Public Meeting for Access Improvement Project in Highland
HIGHLAND-The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, March 13, 2012 as part of the preliminary engineering study for improving access to the Highland region from I-70 between IL Route 143 to U.S. Route 40 in Madison County. The public is encouraged to attend the meeting to provide comment, input and feedback on the study. The meeting will be held at the following location and time:
March 13, 2012: 4 - 7 p.m.
Knights of Columbus Hall
12454 IL Route 143
This is the third public involvement meeting for this project. The purpose of this meeting is to seek input from the public regarding the recommended alternative for the Access Justification Report to address needs from Highland and the surrounding communities to I-70. Handouts and display boards will be available for public review, as will information regarding engineering, environmental and other important issues relating to the study. Representatives from IDOT and engineering consultants- EFK Moen, CBB and SCI Engineers will be present to discuss the project and answer questions. The meeting will be held in an open-house format; therefore no formal presentation will be made.
The meeting site is accessible to disabled individuals. If special accommodations are needed, notify the district office at least three (3) days before the meeting so arrangements can be made. Special needs or requests can be made by telephone at 618-346-3161, by fax at 618-346-3119, or by teletypewriter (TDD) at 888-642-3449.