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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Officials: PSP funding coming at expense of roadsperiod from May 23 through June 24 with a County Planning Commission meeting pl
Officials: PSP funding coming at expense of roads
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
period from May 23 through June 24 with a County Planning Commission meeting planned for June 16. Based on commentary, WATS Metropolitan Planning Organization will adopt the programs on July 18, Murawski said. "Then it goes to the state and the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
'TBX Yes' supports adding tolled express lanes to I-4, I-275the community matters and we need to be first,” he said. The two groups will g
'TBX Yes' supports adding tolled express lanes to I-4, I-275
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
the community matters and we need to be first,” he said. The two groups will go head-to-head in front of the Tampa Bay Metropolitan Planning Organization meeting. "We're asking people to sign the petition, to call the members of the MPO, to... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
‘Dam-Less’ Downtown River Proposal Still Asking for FeedbackDES MOINES, Iowa - Tubing, kayaking, boating - you name it, and the Des Moines
‘Dam-Less’ Downtown River Proposal Still Asking for Feedback
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa - Tubing, kayaking, boating - you name it, and the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is envisioning it. "Don't we want something better for our downtown Des Moines? And not just make [the rivers] safe, but actually... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
New developments may be coming to Tampa highwaysinterchange at i-275 and state road 60. Millions of dollars in highway improve
New developments may be coming to Tampa highways
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
interchange at i-275 and state road 60. Millions of dollars in highway improvements could go elsewhere. The Hillsborough metropolitan planning organization is in charge of deciding whether to approve the TBX plan or not. You can weigh in at a... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Bridge design to take more right of way in T.C. Ayers Parkplans would establish hike and bike trails — an effort that would be coordinate
Bridge design to take more right of way in T.C. Ayers Park
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 3 days ago
plans would establish hike and bike trails — an effort that would be coordinated with the Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization — improving existing parks and developing a new park on the former Washington Elementary... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
FDOT official: Move forward on TBX in Tampa or lose interstate improvementsforward, Hillsborough County can kiss most interstate improvements goodbye, at
FDOT official: Move forward on TBX in Tampa or lose interstate improvements
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
forward, Hillsborough County can kiss most interstate improvements goodbye, at least for the next 20 years or more. If the Metropolitan Planning Organization decides not to include Tampa Bay Express in its Transportation Improvement Plan, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bike to School Day set for May 4Safe Kids Cape Fear, the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organizati
Bike to School Day set for May 4
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
Safe Kids Cape Fear, the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization and Cape Fear Cyclists are partnering with local elementary schools to celebrate National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 4. The goal of the event is to raise... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton Roadsthe Chesapeake Juvenile Advisory Board. Krasnoff has been a member of the Hampt
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton Roads
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 days ago
the Chesapeake Juvenile Advisory Board. Krasnoff has been a member of the Hampton Roads Planning and District Commission, Metropolitan Planning Organization and Chesapeake Planning Commission. Dr. Krasnoff has a master’s degree in urban education... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington's rail realignment study chugs alongthat was added�to a pot that includes $100,000 apiece from the N.C. Department
Wilmington's rail realignment study chugs along
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
that was added�to a pot that includes $100,000 apiece from the N.C. Department of Transportation and Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization. Officials are working with consultant Moffatt & Nichol to finalize the scope of the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Millions budgeted for TBX project property aquisition and demolition pulledsaid Lisa Montelione, Tampa City Councilwoman & Metro Planning Org. board membe
Millions budgeted for TBX project property aquisition and demolition pulled
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
said Lisa Montelione, Tampa City Councilwoman & Metro Planning Org. board member. Not to mention, Hillsborough County's Metropolitan Planning Organization isn't even voting on whether to approve TBX for another two months. "If the department of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Audit urges Hillsborough district to promote bus driver moralecould lead to free city bus rides for middle and high school students throughou
Audit urges Hillsborough district to promote bus driver morale
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
could lead to free city bus rides for middle and high school students throughout the school year. Stuart, who sits on the Metropolitan Planning Organization, said she and Chief Operations Officer Chris Farkas have worked closely with MPO staff for... Read more
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Denver Post
Weld County chips in $2 million for north I-25 wideningin order to get federal funding for an I-25 expansion. The Colorado Department
Weld County chips in $2 million for north I-25 widening
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
in order to get federal funding for an I-25 expansion. The Colorado Department of Transportation and the North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization are each applying for the federal funds. Planners hope to build an additional 14-mile... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Planners what your input on changes to Des Moines River downtownmay be ahead for the Des Moines River in downtown Des Moines if the low-head da
Planners what your input on changes to Des Moines River downtown
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 7 days ago
may be ahead for the Des Moines River in downtown Des Moines if the low-head dams are removed or modified. Tuesday, the Metropolitan Planning Organization held a public forum sharing all the different options on the table for the river channel... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Downtown Water Ways Up for Debate TuesdayPedestrian bridge over roller dam on Des Moines River. (WHO-HD) DES MOINES, Io
Downtown Water Ways Up for Debate Tuesday
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 8 days ago
Pedestrian bridge over roller dam on Des Moines River. (WHO-HD) DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is holding its last public workshop to gather input on the Greater Des Moines Water Trails and Greenways Master... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
2 incumbents, 2 political newcomers vie for 2 seats on Dalton Select Boardproperties held in tax lien were among Boyle's stated accomplishments. He also
2 incumbents, 2 political newcomers vie for 2 seats on Dalton Select Board
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
properties held in tax lien were among Boyle's stated accomplishments. He also serves as a representative on the Berkshire Metropolitan Planning Organization. Supporting Dalton's road reconstruction projects and helping shepherd the town into the... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Waterways Plan Would Get Rid of Downtown DamsRendering of project to mitigate Center Street dam (Courtesy: Des Moines Regist
Waterways Plan Would Get Rid of Downtown Dams
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 9 days ago
Rendering of project to mitigate Center Street dam (Courtesy: Des Moines Register) DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is envisioning a different look for Des Moines’ main waterways. The group is examining... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Public housing project razed to make way for express toll laneshousing complex for $8.4 million in October 2014, and will maintain the grounds
Public housing project razed to make way for express toll lanes
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
housing complex for $8.4 million in October 2014, and will maintain the grounds until the interchange project begins. The Metropolitan Planning Organization board will hold a public hearing in June to give final approval. If the project is... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Weld joins other communities to fund I-25 improvementsto apply for federal TIGER and FASTLANE grants that the Colorado Department of
Weld joins other communities to fund I-25 improvements
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
to apply for federal TIGER and FASTLANE grants that the Colorado Department of Transportation and the North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization will be applying to this month. The funding from the TIGER and FASTLANE grants, if... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Land O’ Lakes may get own bus routeand Port Richey for an estimated $594,000 annually, and along U.S. 19 at a cost
Land O’ Lakes may get own bus route
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
and Port Richey for an estimated $594,000 annually, and along U.S. 19 at a cost of $198,000 annually. The Pasco County Metropolitan Planning Organization would like to add evening services on all routes at a cost of $1,05 million... Read more
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Miami New Times
Dade Adopts Plan to Build Six New Mass-Transit Rail LinesYesterday the county's Metropolitan Planning Organization, a central planning b
Dade Adopts Plan to Build Six New Mass-Transit Rail Lines
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
Yesterday the county's Metropolitan Planning Organization, a central planning board made up of both elected officials from county and various city governments, agreed to pursue the "SMART" plan (AKA the Strategic Miami Area Rapid Transit plan). The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Better score for Hampstead Bypass may not be enoughinputs (data) and how those inputs are awarded and calculated.” He planned to
Better score for Hampstead Bypass may not be enough
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
inputs (data) and how those inputs are awarded and calculated.” He planned to follow up with officials with the Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization to try to figure out how to go forward, he said. When the DOT last evaluated the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Better score for Hampstead Bypass may not be enoughinputs (data) and how those inputs are awarded and calculated.” He planned to
Better score for Hampstead Bypass may not be enough
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
inputs (data) and how those inputs are awarded and calculated.” He planned to follow up with officials with the Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization to try to figure out how to go forward, he said. When the DOT last evaluated the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County commits to spend $2 million as part of regional effort to improve I-25 in northern Colorlocal matching funds needed for a TIGER/FASTLANE grant the Colorado Department
Weld County commits to spend $2 million as part of regional effort to improve I-25 in northern Color
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
local matching funds needed for a TIGER/FASTLANE grant the Colorado Department of Transportation and the North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization are each applying for to fund the improvement project, according to a county news release... Read more
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Miami New Times
Dade Adopts Plan to Bring Six New Mass Transit Rail Linesfor these things compounded by constant in-fighting over which project should b
Dade Adopts Plan to Bring Six New Mass Transit Rail Lines
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
for these things compounded by constant in-fighting over which project should be pursued first. Yesterday, the county's Metropolitan Planning Organization, a central planning board made up of both elected officials from county and various city... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
5 related stories
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Residents have say in bike/ped master planinput and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The c
Residents have say in bike/ped master plan
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 12 days ago
input and put it all together so there's a cohesive vision," Davis said. The city is working with the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Florida Department of Transportation on developing the master plan, with the goal... Read more
5 related stories
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Naples Daily News
Bonita council approves policy changes supporting railroad corridor preservationcity council for adoption. Wednesday's vote followed a presentation by plannin
Bonita council approves policy changes supporting railroad corridor preservation
Naples Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
city council for adoption. Wednesday's vote followed a presentation by planning consultant Bill Spikowski. Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Southwest Regional Planning Council hired Spikowski to help local governments... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
S. Carson St. future coveredStudy is one of 19 projects that’s outlined in the two-year unified planning wo
S. Carson St. future covered
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
Study is one of 19 projects that’s outlined in the two-year unified planning work program proposed by the Carson Area Metropolitan Planning Organization. CAMPO consists of Carson City and Douglas and Lyon counties, which work together to plan... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Upcoming roundabout construction concerns Fort Myers localsmuch more stringent than a roundabout. I don't foresee it being an issue," Chie
Upcoming roundabout construction concerns Fort Myers locals
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
much more stringent than a roundabout. I don't foresee it being an issue," Chief Lombardo said. Later this week, the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet to discuss and move forward plans for more roundabouts in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hillsborough County administrator urges business crowd to support Go HillsboroughTampa’s downtown streetcar, he said. Transit would get up to 60 percent of the
Hillsborough County administrator urges business crowd to support Go Hillsborough
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Tampa’s downtown streetcar, he said. Transit would get up to 60 percent of the funds in the second decade, he said. Metropolitan Planning Organization Executive Director Beth Alden also urged the audience to back both the express toll lane... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Council rejects nomination of county official's assistant for city planning commissionmeeting. Perez is Ordaz's fiance. At this meeting, Ordaz was bringing to light
Council rejects nomination of county official's assistant for city planning commission
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
meeting. Perez is Ordaz's fiance. At this meeting, Ordaz was bringing to light $40 million in transportation funding the Metropolitan Planning Organization missed out on, due mistakes made by the city during the application process. A picture... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
5 related stories
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
As 'road diets' and lane cuts arrive, skepticism aboundssprawling, car-dependent region? "You have the right to be skeptical," said Gr
As 'road diets' and lane cuts arrive, skepticism abounds
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
sprawling, car-dependent region? "You have the right to be skeptical," said Greg Stuart, executive director of the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization, which doles out state and federal money for Complete Street projects. Stuart said "only... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalksmeeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida De
Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan :Cape seeks input on bike paths, sidewalks
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 18 days ago
meeting that runs from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. City staff applied for a Florida Department of Transportation grant through the Metropolitan Planning Organization to cover the $152,000 cost of the master plan process. "We formed a Project Advisory... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa council still wary of planned expresswaya consultant for an independent look at how TBX will affect neighborhoods. Some
Tampa council still wary of planned expressway
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
a consultant for an independent look at how TBX will affect neighborhoods. Some council members also are calling for the Metropolitan Planning Organization — the region’s transportation planning board — to delay Florida Department of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization audit raises questions on spendingNew checks and balances were implemented after a recent audit of the Lake-Sumte
Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization audit raises questions on spending
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
New checks and balances were implemented after a recent audit of the Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization found the group spent nearly $1 million in grants on questionable purchases. MPO’s director, T.J. Fish, said the money was spent... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UNCW aims to get bike-share spinningofficials hope UNCW's program could inspire bike-shares beyond campus.�Adrienne
UNCW aims to get bike-share spinning
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
officials hope UNCW's program could inspire bike-shares beyond campus.�Adrienne Harrington of the Wilmington Urban Area�Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) said she foresees bike-shares spreading to apartment complexes around campus, then... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UNCW aims to get bike-share spinningofficials hope UNCW's program could inspire bike-shares beyond campus. Adrienne
UNCW aims to get bike-share spinning
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
officials hope UNCW's program could inspire bike-shares beyond campus. Adrienne Harrington of the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) said she foresees bike-shares spreading to apartment complexes around campus, then... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Broward commissioners move forward with one-cent transportation sales taxwould be determined by need or population. After nearly two hours of discussio
Broward commissioners move forward with one-cent transportation sales tax
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
would be determined by need or population. After nearly two hours of discussion, the commission voted 7-1 to allow the Metropolitan Planning Organization to bring the proposal into sharper focus. The MPO is scheduled to meet Thursday to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Task force to recommend firm for rail realignment studyforce. “We are hoping to move the process quickly, getting the agreement in pla
Task force to recommend firm for rail realignment study
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
force. “We are hoping to move the process quickly, getting the agreement in place between the City and Moffatt & Nichol.” The cost of the study will be shared by the city, the NCDOT and the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organiz... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Improvements to infrastructure coming to Immokaleeof the transportation infrastructure the community needs, but other projects wi
Improvements to infrastructure coming to Immokalee
Naples Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
of the transportation infrastructure the community needs, but other projects will need to wait, they were told at a Collier Metropolitan Planning Organization meeting. One of the main demands that Immokalee leaders have long made to Collier County... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agencies consider mergingof each entity were common to all." Begun as a local council of governments, i
Agencies consider merging
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
of each entity were common to all." Begun as a local council of governments, it also has been the region's designated Metropolitan Planning Organization since 1972. In that role, it works with local governments, the Arkansas Highway and... Read more
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