Transportation Planning Services (TPS):
Who We Are
Transportation plays a vital role in today’s economy, providing access to jobs, education, shopping and recreation. It is an integral part of our mobile society influencing urban development, economic vitality, quality of life and national defense.
ACOG serves as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Greater Oklahoma City region and manages the work of the MPO. This includes the region’s $10 billion long-range Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), as well as more than $20 million in annual federal grants for local transportation improvements by partnering with the Federal Highway Administration, Federal Transit Administration and the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.
John M. Sharp
TPS Division Manager
Short-Range Transportation Planning
The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is a cooperatively developed four-year program outlining multimodal transportation improvements and services to be implemented within the Oklahoma City Area Regional Transportation Study (OCARTS) area.
The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) is prepared annually and serves as a basis for requesting federal planning funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation as well as a management tool for scheduling, budgeting and monitoring planning activities of participating entities.
The impact of transportation on Central Oklahoma’s quality air is a component of ACOG’s regional planning efforts.
Active transportation, such as walking or bicycling, is an important form of transportation that benefits communities’ health outcomes and their economic and environmental conditions.
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