LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will hold meetings around the state next month to gather input on public transit needs, the agency said Wednesday.

The input will aid AHTD in the development of its Coordinated Public Transit Human Services Transportation Plan.

The meetings dates, times and locations are:

— July 10, 2 p.m., Southeast Arkansas Transportation, Pine Bluff.

— July 11, 10 a.m., Arkansas Transit Association, North Little Rock.

— July 11, 3 p.m., Hot Springs Intracity Transit.

— July 12, 11 a.m., Stepping Stone School, Alma.

— July 13, 1:30 p.m., White River Area Agency on Aging, Batesville.

— July 25, 10:30 a.m., Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission, Springdale.

— July 26, 10:30 a.m., Arkansas and Texas Council of Governments, Texarkana.

— July 27, 1 p.m., St. Bernard Auditorium, Jonesboro.

For more information, call (501) 569-2000 or email