Draft Dual Highway Speed Management Study
Draft Dual Highway Speed Management Study

Public Comment Period 5/1 - 5/30

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Draft EPTA Commuter Bus Implementation Plan
Draft EPTA Commuter Bus Implementation Plan

Public Comment Period 5/1 - 5/30

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MDOT SHA District 6 Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety
MDOT SHA District 6 Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

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Draft Dual Highway Speed Management Study
Draft Dual Highway Speed Management Study

Public Comment Period 5/1 - 5/30

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WELCOME TO HEPMPO!

The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization (HEPMPO) is the federally designated regional transportation planning body for the urbanized area covering Berkeley and Jefferson Counties, West Virginia, Washington County, Maryland and a small portion of Franklin County, Pennsylvania. 

 

We invite you to search our website, review the information, and provide us with your feedback regarding transportation issues facing the region today and in the future.

CONTACT US:

33 West Washington Street

Suite 402 - 4th Floor

​Hagerstown MD 21740

(240) 313-2080   

[email protected]

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UPCOMING EVENTS

August 17, 2022 - 10:30am

Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

August 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

Interstate Council Meeting

October 19, 2022 - 10:30am

Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

October 19, 2022 - 1:30pm

Interstate Council Meeting

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - TRANSPORTATION PLANNER

The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization (HEPMPO), a regional transportation planning organization is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Transportation Planner.

 

Qualified candidates will be able to perform regional, metropolitan and transportation planning, as well as support of the MPO’s transportation and other geographic information system (GIS) databases.  The successful candidate must be able to manage multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines; have excellent computer skills; and a professional, positive attitude.  Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented and organized.

 

Minimum qualifications include one to three years of professional experience in transportation, urban or regional planning, geography, geographic information systems or other technical experience; and any combination of education and training equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in transportation, urban or regional planning, geography or geographic information systems.  Experience using and maintaining ESRI GIS software is required.  Deadline to apply is June 22, 2022.

 

Please submit cover letter, resume and three professional references to:

 

Transportation Planner

Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization

33 West Washington Street, 4th Floor Suite 402

Hagerstown, MD 21740

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Email (required material only) to:  [email protected]

 

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PUBLIC NOTICE: 

The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle MPO hereby notifies all interested persons that the DRAFT Dual Highway Speed Management Plan is available for comment and review.  The public comment period will be from May 1 to May 30, 2022. Those persons wishing to review the draft plan may download a copy by clicking here.  Copies of the draft plan available at the Washington Co. Free Library in Hagerstown.

 

The study limits are from Cannon Avenue east to Cleveland Avenue along US40/Dual Highway in the City of Hagerstown.  The Draft Speed Management Plan study goals aims to identify safety recommendations to reduce traffic-related serious injuries and fatalities, such as additional lighting, curb extensions and new pedestrian crossings.

 

Questions and all written comments should be directed to Matt Mullenax at 240-313-2081,  

[email protected] or mailed to the HEPMPO office at 33 W. Washington St., Suite 402, Hagerstown, MD 21740. Only written comments will be accepted.   

A public meeting with a formal presentation on the draft plan will be held May 26th from 5:00-6:30pm at the Washington County Free Library-Hagerstown in Room 334 (100 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740).  A virtual option will be offered to attend the public meeting as well with details available at www.hepmpo.net.  Download public meeting presentation here.

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PUBLIC NOTICE: 

The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle MPO and the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority hereby notifies all interested persons that the DRAFT EPTA Commuter Bus Service Implementation Plan is available for comment and review.

The public comment period will be from May 1 to May 30, 2022. Those persons wishing to review the draft plan may download a copy by clicking here.   Copies of the draft plan available at the Charles Town Library and the Martinsburg Public Library.

 

This plan seeks to identify operation and planning steps needed to implement a new commuter bus service that would include stops in Martinsburg and Ranson taking Eastern Panhandle commuters to the new Ashburn Metrorail Station in Ashburn, VA.

 

Questions and all written comments should be directed to Matt Mullenax at 240-313-2081,  

[email protected] or mailed to the HEPMPO office at 33 W. Washington St., Suite 402, Hagerstown, MD 21740. Only written comments will be accepted.

 

A public meeting with a formal presentation on the draft plan will be held May 19th from 5:00-6:30pm at the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority Offices (446 Novak Drive, Martinsburg, WV 25405).  A virtual option will be offered to attend the public meeting as well with details available at www.hepmpo.net.  Download public meeting presentation here.