GET INVOLVED

Overview

Public input is vital to our planning process for a couple of reasons. First, we are planning for studies and projects that are funded by taxpayers, and so it is important that taxpayers have a voice in how their money is spent. Second, we believe strongly that as a community we are collectively smarter than any single individual among us. Therefore, by involving more people and hearing more voices in the planning process, we can write higher quality, more implementable plans that meet more needs.

This page is all about how you can be involved in our process.


Our Stakeholder Engagement Plan

The SEP will help members of the public and affected organizations understand how to participate effectively in the APO’s planning processes.

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division has a website devoted to steps that public agencies can take to ensure their public meetings are fully accessible. It’s included in our SEP by reference, but can also be seen by clicking this link: Meeting on a Level Playing Field

Current Public Input Opportunities

There are no current public input opportunities available at this time.

Current Public Surveys

There are currently no public surveys available at this time.


Results of Recent Past Surveys

Here are the results from some recent online surveys:

  1. Between April 17 and May 17, 2024, APO staff solicited public input on a proposed change to the 2024-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  2. Between Feb. 14 and March 15, 2024, APO staff solicited public input on two proposed changes to the 2024-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  3. In December 2023/January 2024, APO staff solicited public input on several proposed changes to the 2024-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  4. In July/August 2023 APO staff solicited public input on the draft 2024-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  5. In March/April 2023, APO staff solicited public input on one proposed change to the 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  6. In February/March 2023, APO staff solicited public input on several proposed changes to the 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  7. In December 2022/January 2023, APO staff solicited public input on the six proposed visioning themes as part of the Looking Ahead 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) development. You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.
  8. In December 2022/January 2023, APO staff solicited public input on several proposed changes to the 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). You can see those survey results by clicking HERE.

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      Assurances

      English

      The Saint Cloud Area Planning Organization (APO) fully complies with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Executive Order 12898, Executive Order 13116 and related statutes and regulations. The APO is accessible to all persons of all abilities. A person who requires a modification or accommodation, auxiliary aids, translation services, interpreter services, etc., in order to participate in a public meeting, including receiving this agenda and/or attachments in an alternative format, or language please contact the APO at 320-252-7568 or at admin@stcloudapo.org at least seven (7) days in advance of the meeting.

      Somali

      Ururka Qorsheynta Deegaanka ee Cloud Cloud (APO) wuxuu si buuxda u waafaqsanahay Cinwaanka VI ee Xuquuqda Xuquuqda Rayidka ee 1964, Cinwaanka II ee Sharciga Naafada Mareykanka ee 1990, Amarka Fulinta 12898, Amarka Fulinta 13116 iyo qawaaniinta iyo qawaaniinta la xiriira. APO waa u furan tahay dhammaan dadka awooda oo dhan. Qofka u baahan dib-u-habeyn ama dejin, caawimaad gargaar ah, adeegyo turjumaad, adeegyo turjubaan, iwm, si uu uga qeyb galo kulan dadweyne, oo ay ku jiraan helitaanka  ajendahaan iyo / ama ku lifaaqan qaab kale, ama luqadda fadlan la xiriir APO. 320-252- 7568 ama at admin@stcloudapo.org ugu yaraan toddobo (7) maalmood kahor kulanka.

      Spanish

      La Organización de Planificación del Área de Saint Cloud (APO en inglés) cumple plenamente con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, con el Título II de la Ley sobre los Estadounidenses con Discapacidad de 1990), de la Orden Ejecutiva 12898, de la Orden Ejecutiva 13116 y los estatutos y reglamentos relacionados. La APO es accesible para todas las personas de todas las capacidades. Una persona que requiere una modificación o acomodación, ayudas auxiliares, servicios de traducción, servicios de interpretación, etc., para poder participar en una reunión pública, incluyendo recibir esta agenda y/o archivos adjuntos en un formato o idioma alternativo, por favor, contacta a la APO al número de teléfono 320-252-7568 o al admin@stcloudapo.org al menos siete (7) días antes de la reunión.