Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2018’

Brooke Pioneer Trail Closures Planned During Four-Year Wellsburg Bridge Construction

Flatiron Construction Corp and the West Virginia Department of Transportation have announced planned closures and service interruptions for the Brooke Pioneer Trail during the Wellsburg Bridge construction. The Brooke Pioneer Trail will be open and in full use for Memorial Day and Memorial Day weekend. Flatiron projects that crews will begin using the trail for access to the project site in …

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PUBLIC NOTICE- F.Y. 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program- Revision #8

The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization is accepting public review and comment regarding a proposed Revision #8 of the Fiscal Year 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), for the Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning (BHJMPO) Region. The BHJMPO Technical Advisory and Policy Committees will consider adoption of Revision #8 during an emergency joint meeting of the BHJ Transportation Study Policy Committee and …

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Snelting to attend WV MPO conference

BHJ Transportation Study Director Dave Snelting will be attending the West Virginia Association of Metropolitan Planning Organization’s annual conference on April 18-19 in Morgantown. The conference, themed “Partnering for a Better Future,” is a joint conference of the WV Association of the Metropolitan Planning Organizations (WVAMPO) and the WV Local Technical Assistance Program (WV LTAP), and is tailored to individuals …

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BHJ to Host Regional Meeting about Ohio River and the Economy

The largest share of freight carried on the Ohio Maritime Transportation System (MTS) – 58% – is carried on the Ohio River. Rulk commodities, notably coal, iron ore, limestone, grain and petroleum products move along up and down the river to the tune of $12M per year. At the end of 2017, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) completed and …

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