The CIRTPA provides a continuous, cooperative, and comprehensive planning process for the area. As part of this process, the CIRTPA solicits public review and comment on the work, projects, and products that it creates and proposes.
The CIRTPA’s public participation process is outlined in the Public Participation Plan. The process aims to provide citizens, stakeholder groups, and other interested parties with reasonable opportunities to be involved in planning processes,
Public comment period:
The CIRTPA is in the process of updating its Public Participation Plan, which defines the process by which the organization provides citizens, stakeholder groups, and other interested parties with reasonable opportunities to be involved in CIRTPA’s transportation planning process. A draft of the updated PPP is linked below.
Comments on the draft PPP update can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, called in to 515-334-0075, or sent by mail to CIRTPA, 420 Watson Powell Jr. Way, Suite 200, Des Moines, IA 50309.
A public input meeting will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, in the CIRTPA’s meeting room, 420 Watson Powell Jr. Way, Suite 200, Des Moines, Iowa.
The public comment period is open now through October 10, 2022.
Public Participation Plan
Ways to Get Involved
There are multiple ways for people to get involved in the CIRTPA, including:
- Public meetings – check out the calendar for upcoming meetings, programs and events
Language Assistance Program
The Language Assistance Plan (LAP) seeks to ensure that individuals with limited English proficiency have meaningful access to the transportation planning process.
The CIRTPA offers translation services to non-English speaking members of the public who wish to participate in the CIRTPA’s public meetings, programs or other planning activities. For more information, click here.