MENDOTA – The Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP) Region 3 Transportation Committee is set for 10 a.m. Friday at the Mendota Civic Center,1901 Tom Merwin Drive, Mendota. Human service organizations with an interest in public transportation are encouraged to attend, as well as anyone interested in public transit.
The Regional Transportation Committee is responsible for the development and implementation of the HSTP.
HSTP identifies transportation needs and develops solutions to improve transportation services for seniors, people with disabilities, individuals with lower incomes, and veterans as well as the general public.
The Illinois Department of Transportation has formed an agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments (NCICG) for the purposes of preparing, implementing, and updating the plan for Region 1, which covers Boone, Carroll, Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago counties, and Region 3, which covers Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle and Putnam counties. For information about NCICG or HSTP, visit www.ncicg.org.Contact Jacob Matsen at 815-433-5830, ext. 15.