The Southeast Metropolitan Planning Organization (SEMPO) has released a Public Participation Plan (PPP) amendment for public comment. The PPP contains policies and strategies for ensuring the public is provided with, and properly notified of, opportunities to participate in the development of SEMPO’s plans, programs, and other activities. The PPP amendment is available for public viewing on the SEMPO website. Printed copies of the PPP amendment 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or by stopping by the Cape Girardeau City Hall at the above address. The public comment period closes on August 22, 2016.