The Oakland County Federal Aid Task Force, which selects projects to receive federal road funding in the county, will conduct a Task Force/Funding Committee meeting on Sept. 14 at 9 a.m. The meeting will be conducted virtually via conference call.
The public is invited to attend the meeting via conference call and offer input on agenda items. Anyone interested can listen to the meeting and offer comments by calling 248-724-2501. They should then enter conference room number 373035. The customer PIN number is 2008.
The Task Force’s Funding Committee has selected road-improvement projects through 2023 that will receive federal funds anticipated to come to Oakland County. It is made up of representatives of the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), SMART (the suburban bus system), Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) and representatives of all communities in the county.
During the meeting, the committee will discuss the status of current and future federally funded road projects throughout Oakland County. In addition, the committee will discuss the 2024 call for projects. It is anticipated that $18.9 million in federal funding will be available countywide in 2024.
Projects selected must be on federal-aid-eligible roads under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission or cities/villages in Oakland County.
The agenda for the Sept. 14 meeting and a list of upcoming projects can be viewed at: https://www.rcocweb.org/315/Oakland-County-Federal-Aid-Committee-FAC