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NOTICEOFOPPORTUNITYTOHOLDAPUBLICHEARING

RE:   INDOT5311Grantfor2018CapitalAssistancetopurchaseone            MV-1ModifiedVanwithramp

1.     Noticeisherebygiventhat,LaGrangeCountyCommissionerswillprovideanopportunityforapublic hearingforthepurposeofconsideringagrantforwhichfederalcapitalassistanceunder Section 5311 oftheFederalTransitAct,asamended,isbeingsought.Thehearing will beheld if any person interestedinahearingsubmitsarequestinwritingthatahearingbeheldbyLaGrangeCountyCommissionerswithinaten(10)dayperiod,afterthepublicationofthisnotice.PleasesubmitinwritingarequestforapublichearingtoPOBox107,LaGrange,IN46761.CallLaGrangeCountyCouncilonAgingat260-463-4161withquestionsorconcerns.

        Theprojectisgenerallydescribedasfollows:

A.      DescriptionofProject

·          20185311,CapitalAssistancerequestedLaGrangeCountyCommissioners,applicant, and theLaGrangeCountyCouncilonAging,provider.

·          OneSmallTransitVehiclewithlift

·          Estimatedproject costis$48,500forthecapitalproject,whichiscoveredbythe5311grantif awarded,withtheLaGrangeCountyCouncilonAgingbeingresponsiblefortheshareof$9,700if thecapitalprojectisapproved.

·          Routematchtransportationsoftwaretabletscontractrenewals for10tablets

·          Estimatedprojectcostis$18,960

·          Camera devicesinstalledinalltransitvehicles

·          Estimatedprojectcostis$23,685

        Totalprojectcostestimateis$91,145withalocalmatchof       $18,229fromtheLaGrangeCountyCouncil onAging

2.     Ifahearingisrequestedandscheduled,BoardofCommissionersoftheCountyofLaGrangewillaffordanopportunityforinterestedperson,agenciesandprivatetransportationproviderstobeheardwithrespecttothesocial,environmental,andeconomicaspectsofthegrant.Interestedpersonsmay submitorallyorinwritingevidenceandrecommendationswithrespecttosaidgrantatthepublichearing.

Cheri Perkins___________________

Provider’s Authorized Representative

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