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 2023-2026 LLTS MPO TIP PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD IS 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 four federal fiscal year period from 2023 to 2026. This will cover all of the transportation projects in the region for that time […]

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PennDOT Looks to Improve I-81

PennDOT held an open house at Wilkes-Barre Area High School on July 26th, 2022, to display plans to reconstruct a 7.5-mile portion of I-81. The proposed project would begin at mile marker 161.2, and end approximately one mile past exit 168, Highland Park Boulevard. A detailed map of PennDOT’s planned changes can be found here: […]

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The 2023-2026 LLTS MPO TIP Public Comment Period is now underway.

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 four federal fiscal year period from 2023 to 2026.  This will cover all of the transportation projects in the region for that […]

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Calendar

  • January 25th, 2023: Combined Technical and Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled @ 1PM
  • April 19th, 2023: Combined Technical and Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled @ 1PM
  • July 12th, 2023: Combined Technical and Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled @ 1PM
  • October 4th, 2023: Combined Technical and Coordinating Committee Meeting scheduled @ 1PM

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