Transportation News


You're Invited to Comment on our LRTP Public Involvement Plan by Sept. 8

7/23/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News Public Involvement
You can read and comment on our Public Involvement Plan for the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan Re-adoption. The plan guides public involvement for the…

Americans with Disabilities Act Observes its 25th Anniversary

7/21/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
In the past quarter century, laws governing access for the disabled to transportation -- and other areas of U.S. life -- have changed radically. Learn about…

FDOT Secretary Makes MetroPlan Orlando His First Florida MPO Visit

7/9/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando hosted FDOT Secretary Jim Boxold's first visit to a Florida metropolitan planning organization (MPO).

New Transportation Improvement Program Gets Board Approval

7/8/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
The MetroPlan Orlando Board has approved a new Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP), which assigns funding to specific projects and sets the schedule for…

Transportation Improvement Program Available for Comment Until July 6

6/15/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
The public can comment on MetroPlan Orlando's five-year plan, even though the public hearing is over. Transportation Improvement Program maps and the draft…

OCPS, UCF, Busch and Company Recognized with Clean Air Awards

6/8/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News, Clean Air Award
The 2015 Clean Air Awards spotlighted success in air quality throughout the region during May – Clean Air Month. The Central Florida Clean Air Team…

Survey Looks at Health Impacts of Proposed SR50 Transit Improvements

6/1/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
We want your ideas on Transportation and Health. MetroPlan Orlando is leading a Health Impact Assessment related to proposed transit improvements on SR50. We…

Cyclists, You Can Help MetroPlan Orlando Improve Biking in Our Region

4/10/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando partners with Strava.com to get information on cycling in our area. Strava is a free application that helps cyclists track trips with GPS…

MetroPlan Orlando Board Elects Its Slate of New Officers to Serve in 2015

3/31/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
The MetroPlan Orlando Board has elected officers to lead the transportation planning organization during 2015. Kissimmee Mayor Jim Swan will serve as MetroPlan…

Open Volunteer Positions on BPAC

3/19/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News, Committee News
MetroPlan Orlando's Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) has open seats for interested community members.