TAMC SEEKS PUBLIC INPUT FOR THE FORT ORD REGIONAL TRAIL & GREENWAY ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT

MONTEREY COUNTY – The Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) will host two community meetings to gather public input on the scope and content of the environmental issues and alternatives to be evaluated in the Environmental Impact Report for the proposed Fort Ord Regional Trail & Greenway (FORTAG).

The meetings are on Thursday, June 27 at the following locations:

  • Thursday, June 27, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Oldemeyer Center, Blackhorse Meeting Room, 986 Hilby Avenue, Seaside, California 93955 
  • Thursday, June 27, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Marina Library Meeting Room, 188 Seaside Circle, Marina, California 93933

Written comments can also be submitted by 5:00 p.m., July 15, 2019 to TAMC. They can be sent by mail to:

  • Rich Deal, Principal Engineer, Transportation Agency for Monterey County, 55-B Plaza Circle, Salinas, CA 93901.   Comments can also be sent by email to rich@tamcmonterey.org.

The proposed Fort Ord Regional Trail & Greenway project is approximately 27 miles of a new paved trail which will provide a safe connection between residential areas, schools, workplaces, regional parks, and city services. It connects the former Fort Ord, Monterey Peninsula, Cal State University Monterey Bay, and the Salinas Valley communities and serve as an artery for non-vehicular travel for commuting and from which to launch numerous other recreational activities.

More information about the Fort Ord Regional Trail & Greenway (FORTAG) Project and the notice of preparation and scoping meetings for the FORTAG Environmental Impact Report, can  be found on the TAMC website at:  http://bit.ly/FORTAG_NOP

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 The Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) is responsible for investing in regional transportation projects for Monterey County residents, businesses and visitors.  The mission of TAMC is to develop and maintain a multimodal transportation system that enhances mobility, safety, access, environment quality and economic activities in Monterey County. For more information visit www.tamcmonterey.org or call 831.775.0903.