Transportation News


Volunteers Needed to Count Cyclists and Pedestrians in Central Florida

8/18/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando is preparing for another round of pedestrian and bicyclist counts, and we need volunteers around the region. These counts measure effects…

MetroPlan Orlando Seeks Candidates for Transportation Planner Position

7/29/2015 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando has an opening for a Transportation Planner. This position works within the Department of Transportation Planning; specifically…

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…