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What's New

COMPASS releases FY2017 Annual Report (11/27/2017)
COMPASS' FY2017 Annual Report showcases its role as the forum for regional collaboration in southwest Idaho that helps maintain a healthy and economically vibrant region, offering people choices in how and where they live, work, play, and travel. Hear from COMPASS Executive Director Matt Stoll and review the annual report here.

Call for Projects – Phase I – Due December 4, 2017 (11/6/2017)

If you have a transportation-related project idea, let us help you find funding for it!
Learn more here.

Public Comment Open for Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) amendment (10/31/2017)
Comments are being accepted on proposed amendments tothe Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

The proposed amendment would add a $4.8 million project for advanced traffic signals at intersections throughout the Boise area and remove a public transportation vehicle replacement project in the Nampa area.

Learn more: http://www.compassidaho.org/comm/comments.htm

Please comment in writing (via email or letter) no later than 11:59 pm Tuesday, November 14, 2017, to Toni Tisdale, Principal Planner.

COMPASS, 700 NE 2nd Street, Suite 200, Meridian, ID  83642
Email: ttisdale@compassidaho.org
Direct: 208/475-2238
Fax: 208-855-2559

 

Public Comment Open for Communities in Motion 2040 and Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) amendments (8/27/2017)

Comments are being accepted on proposed changes to Communities in Motion 2040 (CIM 2040), the regional long-range transportation plan for Ada and Canyon Counties, and the Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

The first proposed change would add an environmental study on I-84 between the Karcher Road Interchange and the City of Caldwell to both CIM 2040 and the TIP. Construction would remain “unfunded.”

Additionally, proposed changes to the TIP would add, change, or remove projects located in Canyon County. Learn more: http://www.compassidaho.org/comm/comments.htm

Comments were accepted through September 11, 2017. The public comment period has now closed.

 

Leadership in Motion Award Nominations (8/7/2017)
Submit your nominations now for the 2017 COMPASS Leadership in Motion awards. The awards recognize businesses, individuals, and projects that have demonstrated leadership in supporting Communities in Motion 2040, the regional long-range transportation plan for Ada and Canyon Counties.

Learn more about award criteria and categories and submit your nominations.

Learn about last year’s winners.  

Nominations are now closed. Recipients will be notified in late November and awards will be presented on December 18, 2017. Recipients will be posted online at www.compassidaho.org/comm/lim-awards.htm#winners immediately following the award ceremony. Watch for your opportunity to submit nominations for 2018 Leadership in Motion awards in August 2018.

Public Comment Requested on Regional Transportation Plans and Projects

July 17 – August 15, 2017
Public comments are now being accepted on:

Comments were accepted through August 15, 2017. The public comment period has now closed.

COMPASS Board of Directors approves CIM and TIP amendments (6/19/2017)
The COMPASS Board of Directors approved amendments to Communities in Motion 2040 and FY2017-2021 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to add a $150 million project to widen Interstate 84 in Nampa between the Karcher Road (Midland Boulevard) interchange and the Franklin Boulevard interchange. Learn more.

COMPASS Board of Directors approves COMPASS Organizational Roles and Values (6/19/2017)
View the COMPASS Organizational Roles and Values.