Eastgate Federal Certification Review Public Notice

02 July 2024

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) are providing an opportunity for you to express your views on the transportation planning process in the Youngstown area in an open public meeting. The meeting will be held from 4:30PM until 6:00PM on Thursday, July 11th at the Eastgate Regional Council of Governments office located at 100 East Federal Street, Suite 1000, Youngstown, OH 44503. There will be a brief presentation to explain the Federal process, but you do not need to be present for the full 90-minute meeting to contribute.

This public meeting is part of a review to assess compliance with Federal regulations for the transportation planning process conducted by the Eastgate Regional Council of Governments, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), Western Reserve Transit Authority (WRTA), and local units of government in the Youngstown area.

If you cannot attend in person, or would like more information, comments will be accepted until August 11th, 2024, to either of the following:

Mr. Lawrence Hall

Federal Highway Administration

200 North High Street, Suite 328

Columbus, OH 43215


Ms. Jocelyn Johnson                                     

Federal Transit Administration                       

200 West Adams Street, Suite 320               

Chicago, IL  60606                                        


Persons with disabilities needing assistance are asked to contact Stephen Zubyk at one of the following prior to July 11th.


Phone: 330-779-3800


Address: 100 East Federal Street, Suite 1000, Youngstown, OH 44503