Public Hearing to be held for Draft 2045 Regional Transportation Plan

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) will hold a public hearing to solicit community input on the Draft 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for Santa Cruz County. The RTP identifies transportation needs and priorities in Santa Cruz County over the next 25 years. It is an essential first step in securing funding from federal, state, and local sources.

The hearing will be held on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022 via Community TV Zoom (see agenda packet for Zoom login information). The hearing will begin no sooner than 9:30 a.m. and will be preceded by a staff presentation and other items to be considered at the RTC’s meeting (which begins at 9:00 a.m.).

Learn more about the development of the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan and view the draft plan at

The public comment period for the Draft 2045 Regional Transportation Plan runs through Jan. 31, 2022. The public is encouraged to attend the hearing to provide comments in person or submit written comments by Jan. 31, 2022 to or mail to 1101 Pacific Ave., Suite 250, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.