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Letters of Interest Accepted For Brownfields Assessment Coalition Project

The Brooke-Hancock Planning & Development Council (Region XI) in West Virginia is accepting letters of interest from consultants for the Brownfields Assessment Coalition Project for Hazardous Substances and Petroleum.  The project area is Brooke and Hancock Counties in West Virginia and Jefferson County in Ohio.  The deadline for submittal is October 13, 2017 at 1:00.  Please submit letters to Michael …

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PUBLIC NOTICE-F.Y. 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program – Revision #4

The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization is accepting public review and comment regarding a proposed Revision #4 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 #4 during the regularly scheduled meetings convening at 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 Noon respectively …

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Flight Video of the Lovers Lane Roundabout Project

Mike Dolak, Steubenville City Engineer, has provided the latest flight video of the Lovers Lane Roundabout Project.  Click here to view.

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US EPA Announce the Award of $56.8 Million in FY17 Brownfields Assessment and Cleanup Grants

The EPA has selected the Broke-Hancock Regional Planning and Development Council for a brownfields assessment coalition grant. The $395,000 Community-wide hazardous substances grant funds will be used to conduct ten Phase I and seven Phase II environment site assessments and create cleanup plans for five sites.  The $205,000 Community-wide petroleum grant funds will be used to conduct seven Phase I …

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PUBLIC NOTICE – F.Y. 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program – Revision #2

The   Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson  Metropolitan  Planning   Organization   is   accepting   public   review  and comment regarding a proposed Revision #2 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, by voice vote, approved adoption of Revision #2 (contingent upon any public comments received during this two week comment …

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Public Review of Revision #1 to the F.Y. 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program

F.Y. 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program – Revision #1 The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization is accepting public review and comment regarding a proposed Revision #1 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 #1 during the regularly …

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BHJ Transportation Improvement Program for State Fiscal Years 2018-2021 Available for Public Review and Comment

The Four-Year Transportation Improvement Program for State Fiscal Years 2018 through 2021 is Available for Public Review and Comment The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization (BHJMPO) hereby notifies all interested persons that the proposed State Fiscal Years (FY) 2018 through 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV Metropolitan Area, that is Brooke and Hancock counties, WV and Jefferson County, …

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BHJ Executive Director Responds to Project Misinformation and Angst of Roundabout

At the March 15th Full Commission meeting, BHJ’s Executive Director Mike Paprocki addressed some “harsh criticism” regarding the Lovers Lane Roundabout Project in Steubenville and misinformation about the Market Street Bridge.  To read Mr. Paprocki’s comments in their entirety, click here.

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BHJ TAC & Full Commission Will Meet on March 15

The Technical Advisory Committee and the Full Commission will meet on Wednesday, March 15 at 10:30 and noon, respectively.  A powerpoint presentation on Ohio’s Transportation Budget will be given by Roxanne Kane at the Full Commission meeting only.

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Van Pool Traveling from Weirton to Pittsburgh Has Seats Available

Traveling to downtown Pittsburgh for work each day?  Want to keep the miles off your car and more of your paycheck in your pocket? Do you live in the Steubenville/Weirton area and start work by 8 AM and finish by 5 PM?  One of the CommuteInfo vanpool groups has a seat waiting just for you.  Group 104 is inviting a …

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