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Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Ribbon Cutting For Bus Benches Tomorrow

Here's some big news. The 'Benches for Bus Stops' Committee (a subcommittee of KMPO's Public Transportation Roundtable group) will cut the ribbon on the first sponsored bench tomorrow (Thursday( at 4 p.m in front of Post Falls City Hall.

The group will place benches at CitiLink bus stops throughout Kootenai County. Five-year sponsorships are $1,000. So far, the group has commitments for about 18 benches. Call Craig Wilcox at 208-667-1212 if you're interested in sponsoring a bench.

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Kootenai Metropolitan Planning Organization (KMPO) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Kootenai County, Idaho. Federal law requires urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people to have an MPO. KMPO was formed in 2003, to provide coordinated transportation planning within Kootenai county for the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and the Coeur d'Alene tribe.

KMPO's Board of Directors oversees KMPO for Kootenai County, ID. KMPO's Executive Director and Staff are responsible for day-to-day operational and administrative needs.