PROJECT SCHEDULE

The schedule below outlines the six phases of the Henry County Transit Master Plan, including the dates and action items associated with each phase. If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please contact Taleim Salters, the Director of Henry County Transit, at 770-288-7438 or at tsalters@co.henry.ga.us.


Project Initiation | October 2020 to December 2020

During this phase, the Project Team is preparing materials for the public engagement phase and beginning to gather data for the Existing Conditions report. The list of tasks are listed below:

  • Project Kickoff

  • Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

  • Develop Project Website

Data Gathering & Public Engagement | January 2021 to March 2021

The Project Team is completing the data gathering and will publish the Existing Conditions report. The first round of public engagement will kick off. The list of tasks are outlined below:

  • Existing Conditions Memorandum

  • Public Input Opportunity

  • Henry County Board of Commissioners Update #1

Alternatives Development | April 2021 to June 2021

The Project Team will examine what community transportation needs exist and develop transit alternatives to meet those needs. The list of tasks are outlined below:

  • Alternative & Regional Connections Memorandum

  • County-wide Transit Vision

Financial Analysis & Public Engagement | July 2021

During this phase, the Project Team will assess the financial resources needed to implement each alternative as well as prepare a fare analysis to ensure the appropriate level of fare collection. The second round of public engagement will also kick off during this phase. The list of tasks are outlined below:

  • Fare Policy Memorandum

  • Transit Investment Memorandum

  • Public Input Opportunity

Prioritization & Rebranding | August 2021

The final step will be to prioritize the needed transit improvements into short-, medium-, and long-term improvements. The Project Team will also complete the branding for the system. The list of tasks are outlined below:

  • Short, Medium & Long-Term Transit Needs Memorandum

  • Henry County Transit Rebranding Options

  • Public Input Opportunity

Final Transit Master Plan | September 2021

The Project Team will publish the final Henry County Transit Master Plan document for adoption by the Board of Commissioners. The list of tasks are outlined below:

  • Final Transit Master Plan

  • Henry County Board of Commissioners Update #2