NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
UTAH TRANSIT AUTHORITY


RE: Proposed December 2018 Service Changes. UTA is proposing to implement a new Flex Route, F605, to service the Centerville, West Bountiful, Woods Cross and Bountiful communities. A Public Hearing will be held at the location listed below to discuss the proposed route. The hearing is to gather feedback for the proposed Route F605 alignment and operating schedule in the South Davis area.

Davis County Library South Branch
Small Meeting Room (Basement)
725 South Main Street, Bountiful, UT
September 26, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


At the hearing, the Utah Transit Authority will provide an opportunity for citizens, private transportation providers, public officials and interested agencies to comment on the proposed changes. To be included as part of the Public Hearing record, all comments must be postmarked or received by UTA no later than 5:00 p.m. on October 10, 2018.

THE FORMAT FOR THE PUBLIC HEARINGS WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:

Open House to review and discuss proposal with UTA representatives; public comment accepted anytime during the Open House.

To assure full participation at the hearing, accommodations for effective communication such as sign language interpreters, printed materials in alternative formats or a language interpreter for non-English speaking participants, must be requested at least five (5) working days prior to the date of the scheduled event. Requests for ADA accommodations should be directed to the UTA ADA Compliance Officer at 801-262-5626 or dial 711 to make a relay call for deaf or hearing impaired persons. To request a language interpreter, please contact the UTA Public Hearing Officer at 801-287-2288.

Written comments or email comments may be submitted to the following address: Andrea Packer, Utah Transit Authority, 669 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, or emailed directly to hearingofficer@rideuta.com. Phone calls and questions about the proposal may be directed to Casey Walrath at 801-287-5388 or cwalrath@rideuta.com, or Trevan Blaisdell at 801-626-1246 or tblaisdell@rideuta.com relative to Flex Route F605. All comments will become part of the public record if received by 5:00 p.m. on October 10, 2018.

Proposals are as follows:

  • UTA is proposing to implement a new Flex Route, F605, in South Davis County, serving the Centerville and Bountiful communities. Flex route buses run on a fixed route and schedule, but unlike regular buses, passengers can request in advance a deviation or a special stop up to ¾ of a mile from the regular route. The route is proposed to have a fixed alignment with set time points, but will deviate up to ¾ of a mile from the fixed route upon advanced request. The route will run select trips to the Woods Cross FrontRunner Station.
  • The route F605 is proposed to operate Weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., with 30 minute all day service. No Saturday or Sunday service is proposed at this time.

Additional information items:

Relevant information about the proposed changes will be available at the Public Hearing, on the UTA website at rideuta.com, or may be reviewed at the UTA’s Corporate Headquarters at 669 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, Utah, until 5:00 p.m. on October 10, 2018. If commenting via mail or email, comments must be postmarked or received by UTA no later than 5:00 p.m. on October 10, 2018 to be part of the Public Hearing record.

Steve Meyer
Interim Executive Director