TRANSIT PLANNING 

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TRANSIT PLANNING 

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First Stop

ASSESSING TRANSIT

To understand the markets and needs for transit in the region and the existing use of the Interurban Trolley and Transpo bus systems. 

SEP - DEC 2021

Second Stop

SETTING PRIORITIES

To engage stakeholders & the public in Key Choices about transit priorities. 

JAN - MAR 2022

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Third Stop

CREATING CONCEPTS

To build upon the feedback and collaborate with partners to develop conceptual alternatives to the existing networks. These concepts will show ways to design a transit system for the region.

APR - MAY 2022

To engage stakeholders and the public in alternative concepts in determining preferences for transit in the region. The  concepts present ridership versus coverage options.  

We Are Here

RESPONDING TO CONCEPTS

To engage stakeholders and the public in alternative concepts for how transit could serve the region. Learn more at public meetings and take our survey.

JUN - JUL 2022

Fourth Stop

DRAFTING THE PLAN

To design a draft new regional transit network and a 10 year plan based on the outcomes of the trade off conversations with stakeholders, partners, and the public.

AUG - SEP 2022

Transfer Station

REVIEWING THE PLAN

To present the 10 year plan to  stakeholders, riders and the public for comments. Public input will inform the final design of and plan for the new transit network.    

OCT - NOV 2022

Final Stop

ADOPTING THE PLAN

The MACOG and Transpo Board of Directors will move to adopt the final CONNECT Transit Plan at a monthly public meeting.  

DEC 2022

In Communities

MOVING FORWARD

To implement the recommendations and preferred transit network system in the region through collaboration with partners and a broad-base coalition of transit supporters. 

2023 ONWARD