Notice is hereby given that Rapides Area Planning Commission intends to apply for a federal grant for operating assistance and/or capital assistance to provide Rural Public Transportation of a non-emergency, ambulatory nature for the FY 2023-2024 program year. The application for assistance is pursuant to the Non-Urbanized Area Formula Program of 49 CFR 5311. Services will generally be between 8:00 AM CST and 4:00 PM CST, Monday through Friday, in the areas encompassing Natchitoches and Grant Parish, Louisiana. Transit services are provided without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.

Written comment on the proposed services may be sent within 15 days to 803 Johnston St, Alexandria, La 71301, and to Program Manager, Department of Transportation and Development, P. O. Box 94245, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245. Comments must be received by October 7, 2022.

803 Johnston St. (Downtown) / P.O Box 7586 Alexandria, LA 71306

Phone: (318) 487-5401 Toll Free (800) 256-2656 Fax: (318) 487-5028

Chairman: Charlie Moore
Vice Chairman: Theodore Fountaine
Executive Director: Matt Johns