The Southeast Metropolitan Planning Organization (SEMPO) has released FY 2016-2019 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment No. 5 for public comment. The TIP is a short-range capital improvement program for transportation projects in SEMPO’s planning area. TIP Amendment No. 5 is available for public viewing on the SEMPO website at www.southeastmpo.org. Printed copies of TIP Amendment No. 5 are available upon request at Cape Girardeau City Hall, 401 Independence Street, Cape Girardeau, Missouri; Jackson City Hall, 101 Court Street, Jackson, Missouri; and Cape Girardeau County Administrative Office, 1 Barton Square, Jackson, Missouri. Questions and comments may be submitted using the contact form on the website or by contacting SEMPO staff by phone at (573) 339-6327, by email at email@example.com, or by stopping by the Cape Girardeau City Hall at the above address. The public comment period closes on October 20, 2017.