Call for Projects: Mobility Plan 2040
The TPO is soliciting projects for Mobility Plan 2040: Connecting People and Places. Project applications are due to TPO staff no later than Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
Once submitted projects will go through an evaluation process before being approved by the TPO Board for final inclusion in the the plan.
State of Transportation Report Now Available
The first edition of the State of Transportation Report for East Tennessee has been released!
The report provides an overview of this Region's transportation system and factors that influence our investment in the system.
Walkability Advocate Returns to Knoxville
Nationally renowned advocate for walkability and health Mark Fenton spoke before a full house of about 70 local leaders in Knoxville on Friday, April 8.
We Need Your Ideas for the Mobility Plan 2040
The TPO is soliciting project ideas for the Mobility Plan 2040.
Take this quick survey and let us know what your big ideas are!
Survey closes Monday, May 2, 2016.
Public Meeting Notice: Street Widening Project (Knox County SR-71 Chapman Hwy)
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) will host a Design Public Meeting on Thursday April 21, 2016 to gather public input on the Knox County SR-71 widening project from south of Simpson Road to Hendron Chapel Road.
The meeting will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Valley Grove Baptist Church
New job opportunities available
The Metropolitan Planning Commission now has two new positions available.
Applications and additional information can be found here.
Is our regional transportation system meeting the needs of our communities and their priorities for the future?
The University of Tennessee's College of Social Work Center for Applied Research and Evaluation conducted the survey on behalf of the TPO to measure current attitudes, spending priorities, and preferences for funding future projects.