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PUBLIC NOTICE AND INVITATION FOR COMMENTS

The Program of Projects (POP) is the list of projects programmed in the Burlington Graham Metropolitan Planning Organization’s - Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Program (MTIP) proposed by the Link Transit System to be funded from the area’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Section 5307 during the current and future federal fiscal year(s). In some cases, the POP also includes flexible federal highway funds, such as Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ).

The Burlington Graham MPO Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) process is used to satisfy the public participation process of the Program of Projects (POP) that is required in U.S.C. Section 5307. The POP as presented is the proposed Program of Projects and will also be the final Program of Projects unless amended.

Public notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments on the MTIP will satisfy the POP requirements, as defined by FTA. The information and project listing will also be available at the BGMPO office located at 234 East Summit Avenue, Burlington, NC 27215. All comments should be submitted in writing by January 15, 2020 to the BGMPO office. 

The BGMPO transportation planning documents are listed below:

·         The FY 2020 – 2029 Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Program (MTIP) is the ten-year funding and scheduling document for transportation improvement projects (highway, bicycle, pedestrian, and transit) using local, state and federal funds. BGMPO 2020_2029_MTIP.pdf

·         The 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) as amended lists future highway, bus, transit light rail, bicycle, pedestrian and other transportation projects to be implemented through the year 2040. MTP_2040_FINAL.pdf

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Questions can be directed to Wannetta Mallette, wmallette@burlingtonnc.gov,  (336) 513-5418

Burlington – Graham Region Air Quality Conformity

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Burlington – Graham Region Air Quality Conformity

Your Input is Needed!

                                           

The Burlington - Graham MPO is currently working on its Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) for the region.  The MTP will document the region’s vision for its future transportation system that includes all modes (highways, transit, bike/ped, rail, freight, i.e.) and prioritizes transportation improvements over the next twenty-five years.  Please assist us in developing our long-range plan by completing a  short survey (3-5 minutes) to help prioritize goals and identify areas of concern. Click here to provide your feedback about transportation issues in the area.

The survey can be accessed by clicking here, or by copying this URL into your web browser: https://bgmpogettingthere2045.metroquest.com/ 


The survey will be available until August 30, 2019
Meetings and Conferences
Upcoming Meetings

The BGMPO TCC will meet on Tuesday January 21, 2020 at 9AM. 

The BGMPO TAC will meet on Tuesday January 21, 2020 at 5PM. 

TCC and TAC will meet in the Municipal Conference Room, 425 South Lexington Avenue, Burlington, NC.