Houghton Co. Transit System Meeting

Transportation Enterprise at Michigan Tech will be hosting an open forum on the local bus transit systems on Wednesday, February 1 at 6:30 PM at the Portage Lake District Library in Houghton.

The City Managers of both Houghton and Hancock will be in attendance.

The Transportation Enterprise at Michigan Tech is currently working on a

multi-year project to increase the use, efficiency, and sustainability of

the Houghton and Hancock transit systems. The student group is working

with professional advisers from Michigan Tech and industry sponsors, as

well as the City Managers of Houghton and Hancock, Scott MacInnes and

Glenn Anderson.

The group is in the considering several alternative route alignments for analysis, and is inviting community input on system enhancements.

The meeting is intended as an open forum for community members to voice any comments, concerns, or ideas related to the transit systems. Those unable to attend can email their comments to MTUtransitproject-L@mtu.edu. All community input will be considered as the project moves forward.