We’re heading to Savannah for the AMPO Annual Conference!

Several TPB staff members, including the TPB News team, will head to Savannah, Georgia, October 17-20 for the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations’ (AMPO) Annual Conference. The four-day gathering will be an opportunity to meet and learn from staff of other MPOs around the country as well as to share highlights from the TPB’s work…

Visualize 2045 outreach: Here’s what we did over the summer

Over the summer, the TPB carried out a public input survey to gather general attitudes and opinions about transportation in the region. More than 6,000 people provided input! Their responses will help inform discussions among decision makers and planners about the planning and funding decisions we should be making to improve the region’s transportation future. We…

RECAP: Here’s what happened at the September 20 TPB meeting

The TPB’s first meeting back after its annual August break was unusually short—but it did not lack substance. The board approved six bicycle and pedestrian projects in Maryland to receive federal Transportation Alternatives funding and the board received several updates on the development of Visualize 2045, the four-year update of the region’s long-range transportation plan….

RECAP: Here’s what else happened at the July 19 TPB meeting

The TPB’s July meeting ran nearly a half-hour over schedule as board members discussed and ultimately voted to accept the recommendations of the TPB’s Long-Range Plan Task Force. The board also set Friday, September 22, as Car Free Day in the Washington region and heard from Virginia Railway Express (VRE) CEO Doug Allen about the…