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.

The 2045 Long-Range Transportation Plan has been adopted

The 2045 Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) was adopted by the LLTS MPO Coordinating Committee at their February 3, 2021 meeting. The plan was approved unanimously by the committee and acts as the guide to the region’s future transportation projects. The LRTP is a 25 year plan that is updated every 5 years. It guides the […]


Regional Community Forum Summary

Lackawanna and Luzerne County Planning staff along with their consultant Michael Baker International held a regional community forum on July 22, 2020 at 6:00 PM. The regional forum was held for the joint county Comprehensive Plan and Long Range Transportation Plan. The Comprehensive Plan is updated every 10 years and the Long Range Transportation Plan […]


Lackawanna-Luzerne Regional Community Forum

LLTS MPO is pleased to announce our first public forum meeting for the update to the Long Range Transportation and Comprehensive Plans. It will be held on Wednesday, July 22nd from 6-7 PM. This is a virtual event due to the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. Registration is free! We welcome any and all to attend this […]