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Council Of Governments Seeks Transportation Plan Public Input

Earlier this month, the San Joaquin Council of Governments released its first round of surveying for Envision 2050, San Joaquin County’s Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (RTP/SCS). As the region’s comprehensive long-range transportation plan, the RTP/SCS serves as a guide for achieving balanced investment in all modes of transportation. Whether you get around by car, on transit, walk or ride a bike, the Plan works to improve your mobility in the region over the next 20-plus years.

Guided by the RTP/SCS Working Group, SJCOG seeks to receive diverse public input on regional priorities through an online interactive survey. Community feedback will ultimately shape the Plan and act as a roadmap for future rounds of public outreach. To access the survey, go to or visit The survey is also compatible on tablet and smartphone interfaces. A Spanish translated version is currently in development. Comments will be collected until June 30, 2020.

The San Joaquin Council of Governments is a joint powers authority comprised of the County of San Joaquin and the cities of Stockton, Lodi, Manteca, Tracy, Ripon, Escalon, and Lathrop The agency serves as the federally-designated metropolitan planning organization, the state-designated regional transportation planning agency, the implementing agency for the habitat conservation program, the local transportation authority (overseeing Measure K, the local half-cent transportation sales tax), and as a technical resource for the San Joaquin region. For more information, visit; Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram or call 209-235-0600.