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Public Notice is hereby given this 30th day of October, 2020, that the Housing Authority of the City of Magnolia, Arkansas, P O Box 488, Magnolia, AR 71754- 0488 has made application for funds through Section 49 U.S.C .5310 for the purchase of the following type of passenger transportation vehicle: 22’ Transit Conversion High Roof Extended Van w/o Rear Lift (12 pass). This vehicle will be used primarily for the following purposes: Transporting elderly and disabled adults residing in public housing. Purchase of the above vehicle is considered essential to the efficient operation of our organization in provision of public transportation series to seniors and individuals with disabilities. There is no intent to infringe upon or compete with, existing public or private transit operators, including Section 5307, urban public transit operators and Section 5311, rural public transit operators. Magnolia Housing Authority is requesting a vehicle that is not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act, However, Magnolia Housing Authority does meet the "equivalency of service" requirements to individuals with disabilities in the community. Any objection should be submitted in writing only to persons listed below. All comments will become a part of this organization's application and will be a matter of public record. All written comments must be submitted within 30 days of the date of this notice. Any person wishing to request a public hearing on the proposed project must submit a request in writing within 10 days of the date of this notice to the persons listed below. Richard Wyse Executive Director Housing Authority of the City of Magnolia, AR P O Box 488 Magnolia, AR 71754-0488 and to: Greg Nation, Administrator Public Transportation Programs Office Arkansas Department of Transportation P O Box 2261 Little Rock, AR 72203-2261