Call for Projects is now open. Local Governments with projects eligible for Surface Transportation Block Grant funds can apply to the MPO for these funds through July 31, 2017.
Liberty Road Interchange Public Hearing will take place on Tuesday, May 23rd from 4-7 PM. See more info about the meeting here and additional information about the project here.
DRAFT 2018-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the French Broad River MPO open for public comment from April 26-August 23, 2017. Please NOTE: the adoption of the Draft TIP has been delayed and the public comment period has been lengthened accordingly.
TIP Amendments to be considered at the August, 2017 MPO Board meeting are available for public comment. More details available at the MPO TIP page.
Presentation to the MPO Board on I-26 Connector Base Year Microsimulation Model on May 25, 2017
A February 2017 Appalachian Regional Commission handout summarizes recent investments by ARC in North Carolina to support economic and community development.
Two additional Buncombe County Functional Classification changes were approved by the FBRMPO Board in February 2017: Hazel Mill Road and Victoria Road/Hospital Drive. This is an addendum to the Functional Classification changes approved by the FBRMPO Board (June 2016): see Table of proposed changes (June 2016), maps of Buncombe County changes (June 2016) and maps of Haywood County changes (June 2016).
Amendments to the FBRMPO 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) adopted by the FBRMPO Board on January 25, 2017.
Presentation on the FBRMPO Urban Transit Funding Formula Study given to the FBRMPO TCC on February 9, 2017
I-26 Widening (I-4400/I-4700) Draft EIS and additional info at https://www.ncdot.gov/projects/i26widening/
Liberty Road Interchange project information at https://www.ncdot.gov/projects/libertyroadI40interchange/
I-2513, I-26 Connector Traffic Forecast update now finished (summer of 2016). See additional information:
2015 US Census American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates for Our Region
Interactive Map of Downtown Areas Parking and Park-and-Ride Lots (FBRMPO and LOSRPO Combined Region)
See an interactive map of highway and bike/ped projects included in the 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (adopted September 24, 2015).
The Transportation Planning Process Briefing Book has been updated in 2015 and provides an overview of transportation planning.
Functional Classification Map of Roadways in the Region