The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) was established as a result of the 1973 Federal Highway Act. The MPO is a body that determines how all federal and state highway/bridge funds are allocated. The Lackawanna/Luzerne MPO encompasses all areas of the two counties.

Luzerne County Job Opportunity

Luzerne County is currently hiring a Transportation Planner!  The Transportation Planners will handle all transportation needs and issues for Luzerne County.  The Transportation Planner will coordinate all efforts with the LLTS MPO and PennDOT.  The LLTS MPO has been working on some major tasks including the Functional Classification Map Update for the 2 county region […]


RFP for Scranton and Wilkes-Barre Bike-Ped Network Plan

Lackawanna County, with and on-behalf of Luzerne County, was awarded  funding from the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) to conduct a bicycle study in the Downtown Scranton and Downtown Wilkes-Barre areas. The LLTS MPO is now accepting RFPs for the Scranton and Wilkes-Barre Bike-Ped […]


2019-2022 TIP Public Comment Period Now Open

The Lackawanna Luzerne Transportation Study (LLTS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is charged with undertaking transportation network planning for the two county region.  The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is the planning document for the for the four federal fiscal year period from 2019 to 2022.  This will cover all of the transportation projects in the region […]



  • Combined Technical and Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled for July 18th, 2018 @ 10AM July 18
  • Technical Committee Meeting scheduled for October 10th, 2018 @ 10AM Oct 10
  • Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled for October 17th, 2018 @ 10AM Oct 17