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.

Title VI, Limited English Proficiency, and Public Participation Plans Published

The Lackawanna Luzerne Transportation Study Metropolitain Planning Organization (LLTS MPO) Technical and Coordinating Committees approved the Title VI, Limited English Proficiency (LEP), and Public Participation Plans (PPP) at a joint meeting on January 9th. Staff from the planning and mapping departments of Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties developed these plans with assistance from consultants at Michael Baker International. The plans may be […]

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2024-2025 Unified Planning Work Program Published

The Lackawanna Luzerne Transportation Study Metropolitain Planning Organization (LLTS MPO) Technical and Coordinating Committees approved the 2024-2025 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) at a joint meeting on January 9th. The UPWP constitutes the scope-of-work to be undertaken by Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties’ planning staffs for the period July 1, 2024 through June 30, 2025. The […]

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Lackawanna & Luzerne Counties Launch Online Public Survey on Traffic Congestion

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA: The Lackawanna-Luzerne Transportation Study (LLTS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is conducting an online survey to gather public input for its 2024 Congestion Management Process (CMP). The goal is to reduce congestion on the region’s roadways by identifying troublesome corridors/intersections and strategies to improve traffic flow and safety. The survey is available at https://metroquestsurvey.com/ry0q0x […]

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