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 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 […]
The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) of Lehigh and Northampton County, Pennsylvania, is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services work for the Eastern Pennsylvania (PA) Freight Alliance to create an Eastern PA Freight Plan.Included is information relating to submitting a proposal including specific requirements, the organization of the proposal, […]
The LLTS MPO staff has completed a draft version of the 2022-2024 UPWP. The UPWP describes the transportation-related work activities that the Planning Commissions and Transit Authorities will perform in the next two state fiscal years for the 2-County area. PennDOT Central Office, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) have reviewed […]