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BHJ Attends 2017 National Brownfields Training Conference

Barb Zimnox got an up-close and personal look at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park, which is built on a former brownfield site. “Best practices” tours, looking at a number of brownfields redevelopment sites, were offered as part of the conference. From Dec. 5-7, three members of the BHJ staff attended the National Brownfields Training Conference, which was held …

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PUBLIC NOTICE-F.Y. 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program – Revision #6

The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization is accepting public review and comment regarding a proposed Revision #6 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 #6 during the regularly scheduled meetings convening at 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 Noon respectively …

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PUBLIC NOTICE-F.Y. 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program – Revision #5

The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Organization is accepting public review and comment regarding a proposed Revision #5 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 #5 during the regularly scheduled meetings convening at 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 Noon respectively …

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BHJ Brownfields Task Force Meeting Update

The Brownfields Task Force met Oct. 11 at the BHJ office, with Barb Zimnox presiding. Ms. Zimnox reported that RFPs have been accepted and interviews for engineering consultant services for the BH FY2017 brownfields assessment grant will be held Monday, Oct. 30. The task force also reviewed the status of 10 existing cleanup sites in the BDC Coalition grant. Jefferson …

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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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