Public Comment Form

The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is being reviewed by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to assure the MPO’s transportation planning activities, practices, and policies are in compliance with Federal policies, regulations and laws. 

The MPO is responsible for establishing priorities to meet short-term and long-term multi-modal transportation needs in the Northwestern Indiana Urbanized Area.  Please fill out the form below to help provide feedback on how well the transportation planning processes in the area is going.

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* 1. Have you been involved in the NIRPC’s MPO transportation planning process?

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* 2. How have you been involved in NIRPC’s MPO transportation planning process?
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* 3. Where do you find general information about the MPO, including MPO projects and activities?
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* 4. I have adequate opportunity to participate in the transportation planning process.

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* 5. NIRPC MPO plans and documents are easily accessible for me.

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* 6. All transportation modes and users (vehicles, bikes, pedestrians, transit, freight, etc.) are included in NIRPC’s MPO planning process and transportation plans.

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* 7. All people, regardless of race, color, national origin, disability, or income, have equal opportunity to be involved in the transportation planning process.

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* 8. If you answered Disagree or Strongly Disagree to any of the previous questions, please elaborate on why and/or how the NIRPC MPO could improve in these areas?

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* 9. Did you know you can file a complaint if you have experienced discrimination in the transportation planning process? For more information visit nirpc.org.

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* 10. What do you think the MPO is doing well? Do you have suggestions for how the MPO can improve?

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* 11. Please enter the following information (optional)

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* 12. May USDOT contact you for additional feedback and/or clarification?
(If you select yes, please ensure your preferred contact is included above.)

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