WSR 07-10-025

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS

TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION


[ Filed April 23, 2007, 2:32 p.m. ]

The Washington state transportation commission will hold a special meeting to receive recommendations and proposed WAC language from the department of transportation and the citizen advisory committee on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll setting.


SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE


Transportation Building

Commission Board Room 1D2

310 Maple Park Drive S.E.

Olympia, WA


SPECIAL COMMISSION MEETING RE

TACOMA NARROWS BRIDGE TOLL SETTING


Monday, April 30, 2007

10:00 a.m. - 12 noon



The commission reserves the right to take action on any item during the commission meeting.

All transportation commission and committee meetings are open to the public.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information: Individuals requiring reasonable accommodation may request written materials in alternate formats, sign language interpreters, physical accessibility accommodations, or other reasonable accommodation by contacting the commission office at (360) 705-7070, by April 27, 2007. Persons with hearing impairments may call Washington State Telecommunications Relay Service (TTY) at 1-800-833-6388, or Tele-Braille at 1-800-833-6385, or voice at 1-800-833-6384, and ask to be connected to the event sponsor's phone number.

Title VI Notice to Public: It is the Washington state department of transportation's (WSDOT) policy to assure that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, national origin and sex, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise discriminated against under any of its federally funded programs and activities. Any person who believes his/her Title VI protection has been violated, may file a complaint with WSDOT's Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO). For Title VI complaint forms and advice, please contact OEO's Title VI coordinator at (360) 705-7098.


TNB Toll Setting Process - FINAL


Sunday, April 22 - Sine Die.

Session is over

Thursday, April 26 - CAC Meeting in Gig Harbor, 6:00 p.m.

CAC to formulate final recommendations based upon legislative outcome and latest DOT data.
Report to the commission at April 30 meeting.

Monday, April 30 - Special commission meeting in Olympia, 10:00 a.m.

Hold special commission meeting to receive final DOT input and CAC input/recommendations.
Formally adopt and release WAC (CR-102) - Commissioners can attend in person or call in by phone.
No testimony will be taken at this meeting.
CAC has twenty days from this date to review and respond to the adopted proposal if they choose to do so - DEADLINE = Sunday, May 20; commission is required to "give consideration" to their input.

Wednesday, May 2 - File WAC (CR-102).

File approved CR-102 with the code reviser's office.

Wednesday, May 16 - WAC published.

The CR-102 is published by the code reviser's office.

Tuesday, May 22 - Public input meeting in Gig Harbor, 4:30 p.m.

Hold special public input meeting in Gig Harbor to receive public comment on the draft WAC - no action will be taken at this meeting.
Hold meeting from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 5 - Final public hearing in Gig Harbor, 1:00 p.m.

Hold public hearing in Gig Harbor to take further testimony and adopt final WAC.

Thursday, July 5 - WAC effective.

Barring any challenges that would create a delay, the WAC will be in full force and effect on this date.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office