The RTA is seeking public input and has scheduled a series of public hearings to encourage that process. They will cover: progress on new transit legislation, the RTA 2009 budget picture, a strategic plan update on assessing and prioritizing transit project, and funding for transit projects.
Here's the schedule:
Central Monday 8/4 at 9:00 a.m.
Regional Transportation Authority offices, 175 W. Jackson Blvd. Suite #1550, Chicago
South Monday 8/4 at 6:00 p.m.
Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1259 W. 111th St., Chicago
Southwest Wednesday 8/6 at 6:00 p.m.
Toman Public Library, 2708 S. Pulaski Rd., Chicago
North Thursday 8/7 at 6:00 p.m.
Loyola University - Water Tower Campus, 25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago
(Rubloff Auditorium located on the first floor of the Law School)
West Tuesday 8/12 at 6:00 p.m.
Chinese Community Center, 250 W. 22nd Place, Chicago
SUBURBAN COOK COUNTY
South Monday 8/11 at 6:00 p.m.
South Suburban Mayors & Managers (Mtg Rm C), 1904 W. 174th St., East Hazel Crest
North Tuesday 8/12 at 6:00 p.m.
Pace Headquarters (Board Room), 550 W. Algonquin Rd., Arlington Heights
West Wednesday, August 13th - 6:00 p.m.
Village of Westchester Court Room, 10300 Roosevelt Rd., Westchester
DuPAGE COUNTY Wednesday 8/6 at 6:00 p.m.
DuPage Co. Building (Auditorium), 421 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton
KANE COUNTY Thursday 8/14 at 6:00 p.m.
The Centre of Elgin, 100 Symphony Way, Elgin
LAKE COUNTY Thursday 8/14 at 6:00 p.m.
University Center of Lake County, Grayslake
(Enter at Main Entrance off Washington St. at Lancer Lane, 2nd floor - room #241)
McHENRY COUNTY Wednesday 8/13 at 6:00 p.m.
Woodstock Admin. Bldg., 2nd Floor Conference Rm, 667 Ware Rd., Woodstock
WILL COUNTY Tuesday 8/5 at 6:00 p.m.
Joliet Historical Museum, 204 N. Ottawa St., Joliet
Meetings are open to the general public. All locations are ADA accessible. For questions, call the RTA at 312-913-3153 or click here.