The Pasco County MPO, the designated organization responsible for conducting a countywide transportation planning program, is seeking public comments and input on the draft 2018 List of Priority Projects (LOPP). the MPO is responsible for identifying and prioritizing transportation projects and program priorities and annually updating and maintaining a List of Priority Projects. The List of Priority Projects provides guidance to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) in the development and programming of federally and State funded projects and programs as part of the FDOT’s Tentative Work Program which presents transportation projects and programs to be funded over the next five years. A Public Hearing for the 2018 List of Priority Projects is scheduled to be conducted at the regularly scheduled MPO Board meeting of September 13, 2018 to be held at the West Pasco Government Center, Board Room, 1st Floor, 8731 Citizens Drive, New Port Richey, Florida, at 10:00 a.m. The MPO Board will consider adoption of the 2018 LOPP after conducting the Public Hearing. Please see the NOTICE FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS and the DRAFT 2018 LIST OF PRIORITY PROJECTS for more details.