April 11, 2016 – A public hearing is set for 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2016 to receive comments on the transportation planning process and activities by Bi-State Regional Commission. The meeting will be hosted by the Quad Cities MPO Transportation Policy Committee and held at 1504 Third Avenue, Room 320, Rock Island, Illinois.  Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) representatives will overview the Certification Review Process and accept comments on the major elements of the Quad Cities Area metropolitan transportation planning process, such as organization and management of the planning process, cooperative process, project selection, transportation improvement programming, long range planning, and other elements.  Written comments can be directed to either Mark Bechtel, Federal Transit Administration – Region VII, 901 Locust Street, Kansas City, MO 64106, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or Betsy Tracy, FHWA-Illinois Division, 3250 Executive Park Drive, Springfield, IL 62703, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Comments will be accepted in writing through May 31, 2016.  Persons requiring special material, presentation format, or other accommodations for the public hearing should contact Brandon Melton at (309)793-6302, ext. 122 by April 21, 2016.