Four Community Forums have been
scheduled to discuss future improvements of transit in the metropolitan
The meetings will be conducted in an
Open House format where attendees can review with Metro staff the Proposed
Metro is seeking customer and
community input on the Proposed Service Improvements which include the
realignment of routes, route segment elimination, increased route frequencies
and hours of service by day type (weekday, Saturday and Sunday).
The Proposed Service Improvements will
be posted on the Metro website www.ometro.com
Saturday, May 3, 2014; and beginning Monday, May 5th at Metro, 2222 Cuming
Street, Omaha, NE 68102 Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM or by calling Metro
Customer Service at 402.341.0800 or the TDD line at 402.341.0807.
persons, employers or agencies may present evidence and recommendations
orally or in writing.
1. Person unable to
attend a forum or having thoughts after attending may submit comments in writing, by fax or electronically to: Metro Transit – Forum, 2222 Cuming Street,
Omaha, NE 68102: fax (402) 342-0949; at www.ometro.com. Comments must be post
marked / received no later than midnight Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Persons with disabilities who have
special communication or accommodation needs planning to attend a forum and
need auxiliary aids or services such as interpreters for persons who are deaf
or hearing impaired, readers, large print or for additional information please
contact Metro, 402.341.7560, ex 2300 at least two working days prior to a
hearing so appropriate arrangements can be made. Non-English speaking attendees
may arrange for foreign language translation by calling 402.341.7560, ex 2300
at least 72 hours prior to the forums.