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.
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 […]
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 […]
On June 8, 2018, the LLTS MPO Coordinating Committee had approved the 2018-2020 Unified Planning Work Program via an email ballot. The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) describes the transportation-related work activities that the Planning Commissions and Transit Authorities will perform in the next two state fiscal years for Lackawanna and Luzerne counties. The activities […]