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Human Services Transportation Plan sets meeting in Mendota

Those interested in public transportation should attend

The Human Services Transportation Plan - Region 3 - Transportation Committee (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, La Salle, Lee, Ogle and Putnam counties) is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 19 at the Mendota Moose Lodge, 211 East 12th St., U.S. 34 Mendota.

Individuals with an interest in public transportation are encouraged to attend, especially human-service organizations serving individuals who use public transportation. If you would like information, contact info.@ncicg.org.

The Regional Transportation Committee is responsible for the development and implementation of the Human Services Transportation Plan. HSTP identifies transportation needs and develops solutions to improve transportation services for the general public. An emphasis is placed on seniors, people with disabilities, individuals with lower incomes and veterans.

The Illinois Department of Transportation has formed an agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments for the purposes of preparing, implementing and updating the plan for Region 3 (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, La Salle, Lee, Ogle, and Putnam counties). For information about NCICG, HSTP, or if special accommodations are needed, contact Katie Korn at 815-433-5830.