Public Notice Notice of Public Hearing Jo Daviess County State of Illinois Public Transportation Operating Assistance Grants For Jo Daviess County Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the County of Jo Daviess on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the County Boardroom of the Jo Daviess County Courthouse, 330 N. Bench St., Galena, IL 61036, for the purpose of considering a project for which financial assistance is being sought from the Illinois Department of Transportation/Department of Public and Intermodal Transportation for State of Illinois public transportation Operating assistance grants for the FY20 Section 5311 and Downstate Operating Assistance Programs, pursuant to the Illinois Department of Transportation's general authority to make grants, and which is generally described as follows: A. Description of Project 1. Provision of Demand Responsive public transportation in the County of Jo Daviess. The hours of operation will be 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 2. Provision of Demand Responsive public transportation in the City of Galena. The hours of operation will be 6:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. 3. Ride requests for Demand Responsive Service will be made through centralized dispatching system. B. Relocation: No persons will be relocated as a result of these grant applications. Relocation assistance will not be required. C. Environment: This proposed project will be implemented to minimize environmental impacts. D. Elderly and Disabled: All transportation equipment used for this proposed project will meet the ADA accessibility rules for the elderly and persons with disabilities. At the hearing, the County of Jo Daviess will afford an opportunity for interested persons or agencies to be heard with respect to the social, economic and environmental aspects of the proposed project. Interested persons may submit orally or in writing, evidence and recommendations with respect to said project. Information concerning this project may be obtained from: Trina Orr, PCOM Jo Daviess County 710 S. West St., Galena, IL. 61036 torr@jodaviess.org (G-28-C)

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