Residents of Sarpy County are invited to attend one of three public meetings to share opinions on long-range transportation needs in the area.

The meetings will be hosted by the Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency, or MAPA, which is working on a study to examine transit services for Sarpy County.

Information gathered at the sessions will be used to guide the 2050 Long Range Transportation Plan, the agency said in a press release. Projects must be listed in the plan to receive federal funding.

The first meeting is Feb. 29 at the La Vista Public Library, 9110 Giles Road, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

The second meeting is March 7 at the Bellevue Public Schools Support Center building, 2820 Arboretum Drive, from 5 to 7 p.m.

The third meeting will be held March 31 in Gretna at The Beanery, 11849 S. 216th St., from 9 to 11 a.m.

Written comments can be mailed to MAPA at 2222 Cuming St. in Omaha or emailed to

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please keep it clean, turn off CAPS LOCK and don't threaten anyone. Be truthful, nice and proactive. And share with us - we love to hear eyewitness accounts.

You must be a digital subscriber to view this article.