Quincy Transit Training Facility

NOTE: To be published Friday May 17, 2013 – Quincy Herald Whig


Notice of Public Hearing -  QUINCY TRANSIT LINES

RE:  State of Illinois Capital Assistance Grant for Quincy Transit Lines for improvements to existing facility  located at 1840 North 18th Street, Quincy, Illinois.

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by Quincy Transit Lines.

On: Monday, June 3, 2013 at: 9:30 a.m.
Where: Quincy City Hall, Council Chambers, 730 Maine Street, Quincy, Illinois

For the purpose of considering a project for which financial assistance is being sought from the Illinois Department of Transportation, pursuant to the Illinois Department of Transportation's general authority to make such Grants under the Capital Grants Program, and which is generally described as follows:

A. Project Description:  Quincy Transit Lines will be making application to the Department of Transportation for funds to cover the cost of rehabilitation of an existing facility located at 1840 North 18th Street to accommodate a bus washbay and to provide a training area for Quincy Transit, Police and Fire personnel.  Estimated total cost is $518,270. 

B. Relocation: Relocation Assistance will not be required.

C. Environment: This project is being implemented to minimize environmental impact.

D. Comprehensive Planning: This project is in conformance with comprehensive transportation planning in the area.

E. Elderly and Disabled: All new facilities included in this project will be accessible to the elderly and handicapped..

II. At the hearing Quincy Transit Lines will afford an opportunity for interested persons or agencies to be heard with respect to the social, economic and environmental aspects of the project.  Interested persons may submit orally or in writing, evidence and recommendations with respect to said project.

III. The City of Quincy requests that any hearing impaired person wishing to attend this Public Hearing notify the Quincy Transit Lines at 217-228-4550 at least one week before the scheduled hearing date so that arrangements can be made to provide an interpreter.

IV. A copy of the application for a state grant for the proposed project for the intended service area will be made available for public inspection at Quincy Transit Lines, 2020 Jennifer Road, Quincy, Illinois.

Contact Person:  Marty Stegeman, Director Quincy Transit Lines
202 Jennifer Road
Telephone:  217-228-4550