August 1, 2022 9:00 AM
Notice of Public Meetings - August 2022
PUBLIC NOTICE FOR AUGUST 2022
Notice of Public Meetings and Public Comment Opportunities related to the Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC) and its Boards and Committees
Notice is hereby given that the following will meet during regular sessions for the purposes of considering and transacting business on behalf of the GNRC and its membership.
• Transportation Coordinating Committee (TCC) – The TCC will meet at the Downtown Nashville Public Library, 615 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219 on August 3 at 10:30 a.m. for the purposes of developing recommendations to be considered by the Transportation Policy Board.
• Finance and Personnel Committee (F&P) – The F&P will meet at 220 Athens Way, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37228 on August 9 at 10:00 a.m. for the purposes of developing recommendations to be considered by the Regional Council’s governing body.
• Aging and Disability Advisory Committee Meeting – The Advisory Committee will meet at 220 Athens Way, Suite 2002, Nashville TN on August 15 at 10:00 a.m. for the purposes of developing recommendations for the Executive Board.
• Transportation Policy Board (TPB) – The TPB will meet at the Tennessee State Library and Archives, 1001 Rep. John Lewis Way N, Nashville, TN 37219 on August 17 at 10:15 a.m. to conduct business related to regional transportation policy and plans of the Nashville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization.
• Mid-Cumberland Area Development Corporation Board of Directors (MADC) – MADC is a federally recognized Certified Development Company administered by GNRC. It will meet at 220 Athens Way, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37228 on August 4 and August 18 at 10:30 a.m. to conduct regular business related to the approval of small business loans backed with federal resources.
Further notice is given that the most up-to-date information about these and other public meetings is posted online at www.gnrc.org. Please check the website or call 615-862-8828 for the latest information about public meeting times and locations or other items of public notice.
Documents for Public Review
GNRC is seeking public review and comment on the following item(s). Comments may be submitted in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the document name in the subject line. Items will be posted for review at https://www.gnrc.org/PublicNotices.
• Transportation (Unified) Planning Work Program (UPWP) – The UPWP provides information about how federal funds will be used between Oct. 1, 2022, and Sep. 30, 2024 for transportation planning activities across the planning area of the Nashville Metropolitan Planning Organization. A copy of the draft document will be available online for public comment between Aug. 3 and the public hearing scheduled in conjunction with the TPB meeting on Aug. 17.
• Amendments to the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) – The TIP is a short-range program of grants made available to roadway and transit projects across the Nashville metropolitan area from the Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration. The TIP satisfies the public participation requirements for the program of projects for WeGo Public Transit, the Franklin Transit Authority, and the Murfreesboro Rover. A public hearing is scheduled in conjunction with the TPB meeting on Aug. 17.
About the GNRC
GNRC is established by the TN General Assembly as an association of local governments empowered to convene local and state leaders for the purposes of planning and programming state and federal investments into a range of social services and public infrastructure projects. GNRC serves as the region’s federally recognized Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD), and Economic Development District (EDD). GNRC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), family status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or limited English proficiency. Complaints or requests for accommodation should be directed to Grant Kehler, Non-Discrimination Coordinator, 220 Athens Way, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37228, phone number 615-862-8828.