Public Participation Plan

The Watertown Jefferson County area Transportation Council (WJCTC) is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the urbanized area in Jefferson County, see map on page 4. WJCTC is responsible for facilitating a regional transportation planning and programming process that is continuing, cooperative and comprehensive for all area projects and activities eligible for funding through the Federal Highway and Federal Transit Administrations. Active participation of the public and community, area elected officials and municipal professionals is required in order for the transportation planning process to be effective.

WJCTC is committed to facilitating meaningful public participation. This document will outline a standard policy for encouraging public input and ensuring access to major WJCTC activities and products.