ONTARIO — On Monday, the public is welcome to attend the Southeast Area Commission on Transportation meeting in Ontario.

The meeting will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the District 14 Headquarters for Oregon Department of Transportation.

The headquarters are at 1390 S.E. First Ave., which is accessible to persons with disabilities, per the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Rep. Lynn Findley, R-Vale, is slated among the guest speakers.

According to the meeting’s agenda, topics will include an update on the Juntura Cutoff Road, as well as regional and business updates.

The regional commission comprises transportation stakeholders from Malheur, Grant and Harney counties, as well as representatives from the Burns-Paiute Tribes.

Time has been set aside for public comments regarding project proposals and other transportation related topics.

To schedule time on the agenda at SEACT meetings, contact Judy Moore, community and economic development officer, Greater Easter Oregon Development Corporation at (541) 612-7090, (541) 276-6745, or Judy.Moore@geodc.net.

An Area Commission on Transportation is an advisory body chartered by the Oregon Transportation Commission to help address all aspects of transportation. More information about ACTs is available at https://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/Get-Involved/Pages/Area_Commissions.aspx.

To request alternate meeting formats or for more information about this meeting, contact Judy Moore.

The next SEACT meeting will be Nov. 25 in Harney County.

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